Skyler Kressin
Tax Manager
Professional Experience
Skyler Kressin serves clients with tax planning and compliance as components of their overall business strategy. He is well versed in advising closely held businesses and their owners on a broad array of tax and accounting matters, and has extensive experience with passthrough entities, entrepreneurs and high net worth individuals.
Professional Organizations
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Section on Taxation
California Society of Certified Public Accountants
Education
Bachelor of Science, Accounting – Chapman University, 2008
Master of Taxation – Villanova University School of Law, 2017
  Richard. A Pingul
Tax Manager
Professional Experience
Richard has over 17 years of experience in accounting and tax compliance. His responsibilities include all aspects of our tax return services, including individual, partnership, corporate, gift, and trust returns.
Professional Organizations
California Society of CPAs (CALCPA)
International Society of Filipinos and Finance and Accounting (ISFFA).
Philippine American Society of Certified Public Accountants (PASCPA)
Education

Bachelor of Science, Accountancy- Philippines School of Business Administration
Certified Quickbooks Pro-Advisor

  Barbara Blakely
Tax Manager
Professional Experience
Barbara brings a wealth of experience as a tax manager, technical tax accountant and client consultant. She has experience filing multi-state tax returns; international tax compliance, including the application of new requirements and filings; and significant experience in the income taxation of trusts and closely-held businesses. Her industry experience includes manufacturing, real estate, retail, restaurants, and high net worth individuals.

Barbara enjoys connecting with people and has served in leadership and training roles with her previous firms. She has a desire to play an active role in staff development, training, onboarding, and to be available as a resource to answer questions.

Education
Bachelor of Science, Cal State University Long Beach
  Curtis Grantham
Tax Manager
Professional Experience
Curtis provides tax compliance and planning services to entrepreneurs and high net worth individuals. Prior to joining Talley LLP, he provided tax compliance, planning, consulting and accounting services in the Dallas and Houston markets to a broad range of clients in the construction, real estate, oil and gas, manufacturing, retail and professional services industries. Curtis brings experience working with business owners to develop tax strategies for their passthrough entities and planning to meet their long-term goals for growth.
Professional Organizations
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants
Education
Bachelor of Science, Business Administration – Stephen F. Austin State University
Masters of Professional Accountancy, Tax – Stephen F. Austin State University
Jennifer Prohoroff
Tax Senior
Professional Experience
Jennifer’s responsibilities include the preparation and review of tax returns, projections and other tax-related projects.
Education:
Bachelor of Science, Business Administration and Accounting- Chapman University
Masters of Sport Management- California State University, Long Beach
  Riana Linsky
Tax Senior
Professional Experience
Riana specializes in individual, corporate, and partnership taxation. She focuses on working with high net worth individuals and helping entrepreneurs. Riana brings many years of experience working in public accounting. In addition to her tax expertise, she has experience as an Outsourced CFO and Forecast Analyst. She is a Certified Public Accountant and is a QuickBooks Online Pro-Advisor.

In her spare time, Riana volunteers for organizations such as the Humane Society. She is passionate about sustainability and the triple bottom line. She loves music, chasing waterfalls, and spending time with her family.

Professional Organizations
Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants
Education
Bachelor of Arts, Accounting – University of Oregon, 2012
Arizona Certified Public Accountant
Manny Tiongson
Tax Senior
Professional Experience
Manny brings many years of tax experience with high-net-worth individuals in entertainment, healthcare and real estate to his role.  Also, his experience covers small to mid-size businesses, and Fortune 500 and 1000 executives. His major responsibilities include the preparation and review of individual, business, trust, and private foundation tax returns.
Education
Bachelor of Science, Accounting- California State University, Fullerton
Master of Business Taxation- University of Southern California.
California Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Sasha Cortes
Tax Staff
Professional Experience
Sasha’s responsibilities include the preparation and review of tax returns, projections and other tax-related projects for both individuals and business entities.
Education
Bachelor of Arts,  Economics – San Francisco State University
Alexis Ury
Tax Staff
Professional Experience
Alexis assists with the preparation of tax returns, tax projections, and other tax-related projects for both businesses and individuals.
Education
Bachelor of Science, Accounting- California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.
Declan Hayes
Tax Staff
Professional Experience
Declan Hayes assists in the preparation of tax returns, tax projections, and other tax-related projects for entities and individuals. In his free time, Declan likes to spending time with family or playing the drums.
Education
Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration – California State University, Fullerton
  Rheena Zoellers
Tax Administrative Assistant
Professional Experience
Rheena was with Ernst & Young for 17 ½ years working as an Accounts Support Associate with the expatriate tax department. Managed and coordinated small to medium accounts, handled the pre-season planning, billing, tax return tracking, foreign office coordination and collaborated with a team in India for all administrative work. After her position was outsourced to a non-US team, moved to another accounting firm where I handled incorporation’s of organizations, filing of the state annual reports as well as the preparation of the client’s Records & Receipts report.
Education
Bachelor of Arts, Degree in Organizational Communication at De La Salle University (Manila, Philippines)
  Jessica Alexandre
Tax Operations Coordinator
Professional Experience
Jessica Alexandre is an accomplished and dedicated Administrator with a strong sense of office functions. Jessica has a strong knowledge of federal and multi-state due dates, forms and filing requirements. Her professional background includes handling client database, project tracking, tax assemblies, and assistance with firm administration. Jessica’s 13 years of experience comes from a variety of firms based in the Valley & Los Angeles area.
Education
Bachelors of Science in Business Administration- Cal State Northridge