Tina is a CPA (Certified Public Accountant) as well as a licensed attorney.
She received her Bachelor’s degree in Economics, with a minor in Accounting, from the University of California, Los Angeles, in 2000, and her Juris Doctorate from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana College of Law in 2004. Prior to sitting for the CPA exam, Tina practiced business litigation for a few years.
Tina has six (6) years’ experience in taxation. Before joining Bottom Line Strategies and Management, she worked for a small boutique CPA firm in Manhattan Beach, and is knowledgeable about individual, corporate, partnership, fiduciary and non-profit returns and related tax matters.
Tina is a certified scuba diver, and enjoys making an occasional dive in the blue, clear, warm waters of Hawaii. One of her most memorable dives is the Manta Ray dive on the Big Island, though she still as yet to grab a California lobster off the coast of Palos Verdes.