Team

Overview

Your success—personally or in business—is our passion and we are excited to work with you or your organization to help you meet your financial goals. From the moment you contact us, you’ll find that we are committed to matching you to a professional with the expertise you need.

We are passionate about the San Francisco Bay Area. With four offices—in San Francisco, Oakland, Burlingame and San Rafael—our team is available wherever you need us in Northern California and beyond.

All Partners Principals Directors Managers
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Partners

Your CPA should be a trusted advisor — someone with uncommon skills, ability, and experience who can anticipate your needs and provide the guidance, strategy, and insight that will keep you moving in the right direction. DZH Phillips’ partners have risen to the top of their field by virtue of their exceptional knowledge and work ethic, and the strength of their client relationships. Our partners embody the DZH Phillips UP philosophy: They’re not here to catch you when you fall; they’re here to keep you from falling in the first place.

Principals

At DZH Phillips, our work is backed by years of accounting and industry-specific experience from professionals who extend an uncommon level of personalized service to your specific situation.

Directors

With an uncommon mix of technical know-how and creative energy, coupled with a fresh perspective, our Directors deliver beyond the compliance work, providing meaningful value.

Managers & Staff

With a wealth of industry knowledge and expertise—and access to the latest trends and strategies — our staff provide ongoing guidance, advice, and encouragement, extending an unparalleled level of personalized service to your specific business situation.

Stephanie Effros

Director of Talent & Culture

Charlise Hyatt

Director of Growth

Stella Leung

Senior Tax Manager

Laurence Lange

Principal

Elmer Chinn

Principal

Robert Daoro

Principal

Tom Jackson

Tax Director

Thomas Li

Client Accounting Services and CFO Advisory Director

Narat Chanvirojn

Tax Manager

Leonore Ralston

Forensics Manager

Larisa Rapoport

Partner

Kim Zydel

Partner

Kevin O’Connell

Audit Manager

Joe Clare

Partner

Janet Holland

Partner

Hydeh Ghaffari

Partner

Georgia Petrakos

Principal

Gary Jang

Senior Tax Manager

Deborah Kaminski

Senior Tax Manager

Anna Skordina

Audit Manager

Amy Allen

Partner

Alicia On

Senior Tax Manager

Bruce Ferry

Partner

Cecilia Angat

Partner

Douglas Gramm

Senior Tax Manager

Christine Davis

Forensic Services Director

Julie Beck

Principal

Lawrence B. Wood

Managing Partner