Joan is a CPA with over 16 years of accounting, audit, and tax experience.  She graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and began her career at a Maryland public accounting firm.  After moving to San Francisco in 1998, she joined another public accounting firm where she managed audit, tax, and consulting engagements of low-income housing Section 8 HUD and tax credit real estate properties and also conducted firm CPE trainings regarding HUD audits and tax credits.  After 10 years in public accounting, Joan moved into private industry as a Vice President of Finance for a real estate development and property management company where she was heavily involved in both construction and property management accounting.  Upon moving to Denver in 2009, she continued working with real estate clients on a consulting basis.  Joan loves speaking with clients and supporting their financial goals.