Our Staff

Bobbi Besley

Besley, Bobbi

Accountant

With more than 20 years of experience as a full charge bookkeeper, Bobbi is responsible for entering checks, recording deposit activity, processing, or recording payroll.

Brian Carter, CPA

Carter, Brian – CPA

Supervising Senior Accountant

Brian is a licensed CPA in the State of Maryland and has more than 30 years of experience as a senior-level accountant experience in non-profit and for profit accounting.  At A&A, he is responsible for financial statement preparation, budgeting, system set-up and design, monitoring of internal controls.  Brian holds a Bachelor of Science (B.S) in Accounting from Georgetown University.  Brian’s extensive experience in accounting provides our clients with specialized accounting, audit preparation, grant management, internal control review, and accounting software support.

Ismenia Pena-Romano

Pena-Romano, Ismenia – CPA

Senior Accountant

Ismenia is a licensed CPA in the State of Maryland with 12 years of accounting experience.  She graduated from Universidad Francisco Marroquin in Guatemala with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and earned a Certificate in Advanced Accounting from University of Maryland University College.  At A&A, Ismenia reconciles bank statements, performs monthly accounting processes, records payroll, produces financial statements, monitoring and billing on contracts, and financial analysis.

Louise RoDee

RoDee, H. Louise – CPA

Supervising Senior Accountant

Louise is a licensed CPA in the State of Virginia and Arizona with more than 20 years of accounting experience in non-profit, for profit, and public accounting.  She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA.  Louise has extensive experience in non-profit accounting provides her clients with specialized accounting, audit preparation, grant management, internal control review, and accounting software support.  She is responsible for the planning, budgeting and directing of audits of small nonprofit organizations.  Louise also provides training on accounting packages and assists clients with development and design of accounting systems and financial reports.  She understands the unique needs of all levels of non-profit organizations, from bookkeepers to board members.  Louise is a member of the AICPA and Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Bobbi Besley

Zack, Maryellen

Administrative Assistant

For more than 20 years, Maryellen worked in the marketing and graphic/web design field. Six years ago, she switched career paths and began working in the accounting field. Maryellen is a proud graduate of the University of Maryland.