About Linda

Linda-Stortz-headshot-150x150Linda’s background includes over 25+ years of experience in providing tax and accounting services to small businesses, nonprofit organizations, and self-employed business owners. This experience includes work as a staff accountant, payroll accountant, senior accountant, accounting department supervisor, financial controller, and now as a self-employed CPA. She is an adjunct online accounting instructor for several universities as well as a certified small business volunteer mentor with SCORE.

Professional Certifications:

  • Certified Public Accountant (Florida)
  • Enrolled Agent (IRS Federally Authorized Tax Practitioner)
  • Certified Business AdvisorĀ®
  • Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Educational Background:

  • B.S. Degree – Business Administration
  • M.S. Degree – Accounting
  • M.A. Degree – Entrepreneurship/ Small Business
  • Graduate Certificate – Nonprofit Management

Memberships and Affiliations:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA)
  • Florida Society of Enrolled Agents (FSEA)
  • National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP)
  • Central Pinellas Chamber of Commerce
  • Christian Chamber of Commerce of Tampa Bay
  • SCORE of Pinellas County