Richard A. Pingul
Tax Manager
Professional Experience
Richard serves Talley as a tax manager. With his combined 17 years experience in accounting and tax compliance, his responsibilities include all aspects of our tax return services, including individual, partnership, corporate, gift and trust returns.

Prior to his employment at Talley, Richard worked as an accounting manager at a privately-held business and as an accounting supervisor at the Philippine Stock Exchange.

Richard obtained his B.S. in Accountancy from the Pillippines School of Business Administration and is currently licensed as a CPA in both California and the Philippines. Richard is also a Certified Quickbooks Pro-Advisor and is active member of the California Society of CPAs (CALCPA) and the International Society of Filipinos and Finance and Accounting (ISFFA).

When Richard isn’t working, he relaxes by tending to his garden and growing fresh produce.
  Skyler Kressin
Tax Manager
Professional Experience
Skyler Kressin serves the firm as a tax manager, and specializes in assisting clients with tax planning and compliance as components of their overall business strategy. His primary responsibilities also include staff management and research for the tax consulting side of the firm.
Prior to his employment at Talley, Skyler was a senior tax accountant at a small family firm in Irvine, CA.
Skyler is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the state of California, holds a B.S. in Accounting from Chapman University, and is currently pursuing a Masters in Taxation through the Villanova University School of Law.
He is a fourth generation Californian who lives in his hometown of Fullerton, CA with his wife and four children.
Michelle Rego
Tax Senior
Professional Experience
Michelle is currently a Tax Senior at Talley. Her primary responsibilities include the preparation and review of tax returns, projections and other tax-related projects.
Manny Tiongson
Tax Senior
Professional Experience
Manny brings years of tax experience with high-net-worth individuals in entertainment, small to mid-size businesses, and Fortune 500 and 1000 executives to his role at Talley. As a Tax Senior his major responsibilities include the preparation and review of individual, business, trust and private foundation tax returns.

Manny earned a bachelor’s in business administration with an accounting concentration from California State University, Fullerton and a master’s in Business Taxation from the University of Southern California. He is also a California Certified Public Accountant.

In his free time Manny enjoys watching various sports including college football and basketball, exercising, church & taking short trips.

Sasha Cortes
Tax Admin/Staff
Professional Experience
Sasha is a Tax Admin/Staff here at Talley. Her primary responsibilities include the preparation and review of tax returns, projections and other tax related projects for both individuals and business entities.
Prior to her employment at Talley, Sasha was an administrative assistant/ receptionist at a law office located in San Francisco.
In her free time, Sasha enjoys working out, including activities such as running and yoga. She also enjoys cooking, watching sports and spending time with her family, friends and significant other.
Jennifer Prohoroff
Tax Senior
Professional Experience
Jennifer is currently a Tax Senior at Talley. Her primary responsibilities include the preparation and review of tax returns, projections and other tax-related projects.

Jennifer has a Master’s Degree in Sport Management from California State University, Long Beach, and both a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Business Administration from Chapman University.

Jennifer is a success story for Talley’s internship program; after impressing the tax department during her internship during her college years, Jennifer was hired onto our staff once she graduated.
In her free time Jennifer enjoys going to the beach or mountains, spending time with her husband and watching football.
Alexis Ury
Tax Staff
Professional Experience
After successfully completing Talley’s internship program, Alexis became a part of our full-time tax department. Her role helps with the preparation of tax returns, tax projections, and other tax-related projects for both businesses and individuals. Alexis earned her Bachelor’s in Accounting from California Polytechnic University, Pomona.

When she’s not working or studying, she likes to hang out with friends and family and play with her dogs. She also enjoys crafting, hiking, working out, trying new foods and visiting new places.