We are a certified public accounting firm in Phoenix, AZ, serving north Phoenix, Glendale, Scottsdale, Tempe, Peoria and the neighboring area. We specialize in individual and small business tax preparation and accounting services and welcome the opportunity to work with you. If you are looking for a great accountant in Phoenix, AZ that cares about you, please give us a call!
Xingli (Shelly) Zhang, CPA
Xingli (pronounced as Shing-lee), also known as “Shelly”, is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Arizona. She is a bi-cultural tax professional proficient in both English and Chinese business environments. Xingli specializes in tax preparation, planning, and consulting for small business, owners and individuals. She is passionate about helping business and families grow and save on taxes.
Xingli received her CPA license in 2008. She grew up in northern China and graduated from Fudan University, one of China’s topmost institutions of advanced learning and higher education. She holds a master’s degree in International Relations from University of Southern California (USC) and a post-baccalaureate certificate in accountancy from Arizona State University (ASU).
Xingli is active in the CPA community in Phoenix, AZ. She is a member of the Arizona Society of CPAs and former president and board member of Entrepreneur CPA Network (eCPAn) in Phoenix. She constantly takes continuing education classes and seminars to keep up with the ever changing tax laws.
In her spare time, she likes to spend time with her family, volunteer in school, hike with friends, travel in America and abroad, and enjoy fine foods.
Lydia Salerno, Accountant
Lydia joined our team in 2013. She holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Grand Canyon University, and graduated magna cum laude. She is working toward obtaining her CPA certification in the next few years.
Lydia assists our clients with a variety of issues, including accounting, income tax, payroll, and sales tax. She enjoys working with numbers and helping small business owners with managing the finances of their business.
On a personal level, Lydia is a Phoenix native but her family moved from the valley when she was very young. She spent the majority of her childhood in Stevensville, Montana, where she developed a love of horses. She relocated back to Arizona in 1998 when she started high school.
During her free time, Lydia enjoys relaxing with her husband, her two young children, baking, and traveling around the United States. Her personal goals are to get back into horseback riding and to travel abroad someday.