Ann Marie Carinalli was born and raised in Sonoma County. Her family has a rich history that includes dairy farming and grape growing, with deep connections to the community. Ann has been active in her community, serving on boards such as the 4 H Foundation of Sonoma County board, Sebastopol Ag Boosters and past board member of the North Bay Italian Cultural Foundation.
Ann received her Bachelors degree from Sonoma State University in 1993 and obtained her CPA license in 1997. She worked for three local CPA firms for a total of 12 years. In 1998, after her first child was born, Ann became the controller for a large Santa Rosa Corporation and held the position for over six years.
In 2004 Ann opened her own accounting practice in Sebastopol specializing in serving small to medium companies throughout Sonoma County. Ann focuses on providing Tax Planning services to assist companies to maintain and grow their businesses in a controlled and planned environment. Ann is dedicated to maintaining the highest levels of ethical and professional standards for all clients. Ann is especially concerned with communicating tax and financial issues to her clients in a clear and understandable fashion.