Nicholas is the founding partner of Lumen Advisory & Finance and has developed a unique skill set combining his financial accounting & audit knowledge with experience in tech-savvy cloud systems. Nick loves to chat with small business owners about their plans and ambitions and work with them as they grow and succeed. His background brings experience from public accounting, internal audit, IT systems and attempting to raise children.
Mitchell started his accounting experience in public accounting with Deloitte & Touche. After working on financial and IT audits for 3 years, he joined Lumen Advisory & Finance and now enjoys working with clients across various industries as they expand and develop. Mitchell says that if he worked closer to his clients and other employees, he would coordinate a combined basketball game or setup a work-related event to get out of the office. Put that one on the company “to-do” list.
James has been with Lumen Advisory & Finance since February of 2012. Bringing experience in retail, internal audit, IT, and public accounting, James plays a key role in managing and providing value to over 25+ clients. James enjoys helping business owners understand how their business is functioning financially and assisting them to maximize their value. James is an avid reader, biker, and family man.
Tamanna graduated from BYU with a Master’s in Accounting and worked for Microsoft Finance for 4 years. She loved her time at the Internal Audit Department there and her short stint with the Investigations Unit as well. She is mother to a little boy and loves running marathons. She lives in Seattle, WA with her family where they love to explore the outdoors and go on adventures together.
Jaelyn graduated with a Master’s degree is Accounting with an emphasis in Tax from Brigham Young University. After spending two years with PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Financial Services in the Boston office, Jaelyn joined the Lumen team to kickstart their tax department. In her spare time, Jaelyn enjoys eating ice cream, spending time with family, and filing tax returns.
Elizabeth graduated from Washington State University in Accounting. She has several years of experience in accounting, bookkeeping, payroll, and most recently is specializing more in tax! She is married with two sweet young kids and has one annoying cat, but she still keeps her around.
Tammy has 20+ years in preparing and signing tax returns for s-corps, partnerships, and high net worth individuals. She is a former business owner herself and has helped thousands of individuals and businesses with their tax needs.