Barbara Simonich, CPA
Barbara Simonich is a self-employed CPA in Monterey
California , with a full service practice covering accounting, tax preparation and planning, litigation support, forensic accounting and business valuation services. Since 1978 she has been actively engaged in providing accounting, consulting, tax and litigation support services. She is both a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Valuation Analyst and holds an Accreditation in Business Valuation from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
She received a bachelors of arts degree from
San Luis Obispo (1978). She has also exceeded the continuing education requirement of the
California State Board of Accountancy. She also holds Certificates of Educational Achievement from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Business Valuation, Estate Planning, and Financial Forensics.
Her clients often refer to her work as "brilliant," due to her creativity and her ability to think outside the box. Barbara's incredible work ethic is directly tied to her relentless desire in saving her clients money.
When not at work, Barbara enjoys spending time with her family, as well as tennis, horsemanship, boating, and glass bead making.
Mary Tanner, President/Staff Accountant
Mary Tanner was born and raised in Watsonville, California. She has over 15 years of management experience, overseeing practices for medical practitioners and accountants. As the cornerstone of our firm, Mary excels in multi-tasking. She specializes in a broad range of services including payroll, bookkeeping, and tax assembly.
Not only does Mary provide exceptional customer service and client attention, she provides motivation and inspiration through her athletic endeavors. She is an avid triathlete, and has completed three Ironman events.
Joe Gonsalves, Staff Accountant
Joe Gonsalves was principally raised in Monterey and attended local schools. In 1981 Joe relocated to Silicon Valley were he worked in the semiconductor businesses in various phases of accounting, starting in payroll and moving up into accounting management. He has background and expertise coming from a variety of software companies, including Logitech, the founder of the mouse.
In 1993 Joe returned to Monterey where he worked as operations manager, and then continued his career with Barbara Simonich, CPA. Joe demonstrates his abilities in the general accounting field with a diversified group of clients.
Dustin Hahn, Director of Marketing
Since relocating to Monterey, Dustin has showcased his abilities in marketing, business development, and finance. He is responsible for all facets of marketing communications and business development for the firm.
Dustin is a recent MBA graduate from National University in La Jolla, CA.