James Russell, CPA, Former Principal
With a passion for helping people from all walks of life achieve their life’s dreams, Jim began his CPA practice in 1988.
“Small business owners, families and executors of estates face many challenges in their attempt to navigate and comply with today’s complex accounting requirements and tax laws. Our experienced professionals understand this, which is why meaningful relationships with our customers is so important. As a CPA consulting firm, we take seriously how we listen to our customers. We make every attempt to ask the right questions and communicate in plain English to gain their trust, while collaborating as a team to find needed solutions. “
- University of Washington, B.A. in Accounting
- Golden Gate University, post graduate courses in taxation
- United Way, Loaned Executive, nonprofit fundraising
- United States Navy, training in Electronics
In his spare time, Jim enjoys coaching a local Special Olympics swim team and volunteering as a board member for several local nonprofits. He loves swimming, water polo, scuba diving, backpacking, gardening and golf. Jim, his wife, Kasey, and their family especially enjoy the wonderful national parks throughout the U.S. and abroad.