Bio

Karisa is a partner within the DZH Phillips Tax department. With over 30 years of experience, Karisa focuses on providing international and domestic tax compliance and planning for corporations, individuals, partnerships, trusts and not-for profits in a wide variety of industries that include technology and biotechnology, manufacturing, engineering and privately-held business consulting firms.

Before joining DZH Phillips, Karisa was one of the founding partners of her previous firm. Karisa received a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and marketing from the University of California, Berkeley and a Master’s degree in taxation from Golden Gate University. She holds a California CPA certificate and is a member of the AICPA and CA Society of CPA’s.

Karisa is a big San Francisco Giants fan. When she’s not in the office, you might find her at AT&T Park or traveling with her family.