TriStar CPAs, PLLC (a rebranding of PhillipsCPA, PLLC, 2013) is a coalition of CPAs providing professional compliance services to support business clients and individuals as they advance toward their financial goals. We're positioned to help small businesses and individuals organize, streamline processes, and brainstorm while supporting a disciplined approach to managing financial details. We can help you gain a better understanding of the challenges that lie ahead in the marketplace and help you prepare for retirement. Paperless processes put your financial information at your fingertips 24/7 in secure environments.
TriStar CPAs uses platforms and processes that support a paperless environment. These processes increase efficiency in the workplace and improve transparency for those in management. Paper copies are provided when requested. Quickbooks Online (QBO) is the platform of choice for financial recordkeeping. This platform puts financial information and reports at the fingertips of management and staff no matter where they are or what time it is. ShareFile, a Citrix platform, is used for document storage and secure transmittal of electronic copies. Clients have access to their financial documents by logging into their ShareFile folders.
Amy graduated from Lipscomb University (Nashville, TN) in 2007 with a double major in Professional Accountancy and Business Management. She’s a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Global Management Accountant, a Certified Quickbooks Online ProAdvisor, and a Turbo Tax Personal Pro. Amy loves a challenge. She's an avid swimmer and dedicated to her hot 'cuppa' tea each morning.
Kele is a Certified Public Accountant with vast experience in tax and accounting issues. She offers her expertise in small business filings and registrations to TriStar CPAs tax clients in addition to her own book of business. She immigrated to the United States in 1999 from Nigeria where she is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). A very talented woman, she also holds a bachelor degree in Applied Physics from the University of Benin, in Nigeria (1992). She’s married with 3 children, loves travelling and enjoys being outside walking or jogging.
Glenda is a C.P.A. with an MBA from the University of Alabama in Birmingham and an Accounting degree from the University of Montevallo. Glenda’s background includes public, private, and governmental accounting. Her experience is primarily in the corporate setting, and she enjoys using her expertise to help clients successfully manage their own business. She and her husband relocated from Birmingham to Franklin, TN in 2010. She loves to garden, read and have fun with her rescue dogs.