"I strive to provide my clients with a level of expertise, creativity and responsiveness that is hard to match. To do this, I seek to identify opportunities, assist with challenges and ultimately be an integral part along my clients’ path to financial success."
Experience and Expertise
Bridget has eight years of experience in public accounting. She has worked in both tax and financial reporting for a variety of industries, however the majority of her focus has been in the areas of federal, state and local tax compliance with construction contractors, manufacturers and service businesses of various sizes. Bridget works most often with closely held business and individuals on their tax returns and tax planning.
Bridget listens closely to her clients and collaborates with them to solve unique accounting and/or tax challenges in order to produce the best result. She helps clients understand how their routine business decisions can impact their tax situation. While she may be the accounting and tax expert, she knows that her clients know their businesses best – and that knowledge is invaluable to reaching the best solution for any particular challenge or opportunity. Bridget is a resource and sounding board on a wide variety of financial, tax, operational, risk, and structural business issues. This “trusted advisor” relationship is one that she aspires to hold for all her clients.
- Shannon & Associates LLP, Kent, WA 2012- current
- Besemann Valentine LLP, Eugene, OR 2011-2012
Certifications, Memberships, and Involvement
- Certified Public Accountant
- Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants (WSCPA), member
- The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), member
- Bachelor of Arts in Accounting (Northwest Christian University)
When not in the office, you’ll find Bridget…
…spending time with her family, friends and her two dogs, playing volleyball, and working out.