Michael R. Boulger, CPA

As the founder and owner of Michael R. Boulger, CPA, APC, Mike oversees all business operations including new client onboarding, tax planning review and client meetings, review of tax returns and business culture.

Prior to starting his accounting practice in January 1990, Mike spent nine years working for a large local San Diego accounting firm.  During these years Mike handled all aspects of accounting and tax issues for a variety of clientele, including real estate development, publishing, professional services, architecture, manufacturing and sales, and distributors.

Education

– Bachelor of Science in Accounting 
– San Diego State University (1981)

Professional Licenses and Associations

– Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.


Professional Staff of Michael Boulger, CPA

George Hornby, EA

Tax Manager

George specializes in assisting businesses and the related individual owners with complex tax and accounting issues.  He is skilled in the preparation of business and individual tax planning and tax returns.

Experience
George has over 36 years of business experience which includes more than 26 years in public and private accounting. George began his career as a staff accountant where he was responsible for providing auditing services as well as tax consulting and compliance services to private companies and owners. He went on to be the vice president of several companies ranging from construction to real estate development.  He has been working with Michael R. Boulger, CPA, APC as a tax manager since 2001. George’s diversity and extensive experience provides clients with a wealth of knowledge and gives him a unique perspective on tax planning and advising. 

Education
Bachelor of Science, Business Administration (Accounting) – San Diego State University (1979)

Professional Licenses and Associations
Enrolled Agent (2001)
CA CETC (1998)
Member, Beta Gama Sigma (1979)

DM Woods, EA

Tax Manager

DM’s primary responsibilities include tax preparation, technical review of prepared tax returns and research of federal and state tax code issues. He has expertise in the areas of state and local taxation, and international tax. DM’s experience and superior knowledge allow him to assist clients in navigating and resolving complicated tax issues. 

Experience
DM has 25 years of experience in the field of taxation. He has worked primarily in public accounting and has honed in his preparation managing and advising skills in working with small closely held businesses and their owners. DM has been with Michael R. Boulger, CPA, APC since 2017.

Education
Bachelor of Science, Business Administration (Finance) – Northeastern University (1997)
Master of Science, Taxation – Northeastern University (2000)

Professional Licenses and Associations
Enrolled Agent (2001)
Member of the National Association of Enrolled Agents

My Luong, CPA

Tax Manager

My has worked in public and private accounting for over 19 years, and joined the  Michael R. Boulger, CPA, APC team in 2009.  My is skilled in providing tax planning, consulting, and tax compliance services to high net worth individuals and their closely held business entities. In addition, My excels as a Quickbooks advisor, assisting and training clients with accounting and processing issues.

Experience
Prior to working for Michael R Boulger, CPA, APC, My spent several years as a staff accountant for firms in the San Diego area, working in the accounting and auditing departments. My has worked with Michael R. Boulger, CPA, APC since 2009.

Education
Bachelor of Science in Accountancy – San Diego State University (2000)

Professional Licenses and Associations
Certified Public Accountant, California (2008)

Cindy Aslan, CPA

Tax Manager

Cindy began her career in 2003, and has been in public practice for over 12 years, serving both businesses and individual clients with accounting, tax compliance and tax planning services. She is a skilled accountant and provides accounting and tax assistance to a wide variety of clientele. 

Experience
Cindy has been working with Michael R. Boulger, CPA, APC since 2003.  She is responsible for providing tax consulting and compliance services to private companies and the high net worth owners of those businesses. Cindy also has experience in multi-state and foreign tax matters.

Education
Bachelor of Science in Accountancy – National University, San Diego (2003)
Master of Business Administration – National University, San Diego (2006)

Professional Licenses and Associations
Certified Public Accountant, California (2004)

Alyssa Mayhall, EA

Tax Manager

Alyssa has worked in public accounting for 16 years. She is responsible for providing tax compliance services to individuals and businesses. In addition, Alyssa is an experienced QuickBooks advisor and excels with accounting consulting services to small businesses and their owners.


Experience
Beginning in 1999, Alyssa began her career with an accounting and financial planning firm in Tucson, Arizona. She has spent the last eight years working with the team at Michael R. Boulger, CPA, APC, after joining the firm in 2012. Alyssa’s experience includes preparing individual and business entity income tax returns as well as consulting on accounting and accounting software issues.

Education
Associates of Applied Science in Accounting – Pima Community College (2008)

Professional Licenses and Associations
Enrolled Agent (2009)

Jessica L. Folsom, CPA

Tax Manager

Jessica has been practicing in tax and accounting for four years, and specializes in individual and small business preparation. In addition, she has experience in accounting services.

Experience
Jessica started her tax and accounting career in February of 2016. She earned her Master’s of Science in Accounting at San Diego State University and will graduated in 2020. Certified Public Accountant Jessica assists clients with tax and accounting needs, and has been working with Michael R. Boulger, CPA, APC since August of 2019.

Education
Bachelor of Arts, International Studies – University of California, San Diego (2016)
Master of Science, Accounting – San Diego State University (2020)

Professional Licenses and Associations
Certified Public Accountant, California (2022)
Enrolled Agent (2017)
CA CTEC (2016)
Member, California Society of Enrolled Agents (2018)

Taylor Hubbard

Staff Accountant & Payroll Specialist

Taylor joined the Michael R. Boulger CPA, APC team in 2021 as a staff accountant and payroll specialist. Taylor is responsible for monthly accounting and payroll processing. Taylor is also responsible for processing monthly, quarterly, and yearly payroll reporting, as well as processing year end W2s and 1099s.​

Experience
Taylor began her career in 2011 working at a San Diego based firm handling accounting, Human Resources, tax-planning, and payroll. Taylor’s expertise and experience have been of great value to our team.

Education
Bachelor of Science in Psychology – San Diego State University (2009)

Kelsey Boulger

Staff Accountant

Kelsey Boulger is responsible for supporting clients in a variety of business needs including accounting, payroll, and other business accounting operations. She is skilled in accounting, tax preparation and planning.

Experience
Kelsey began her accounting career in 2016. After graduating from San Diego State with a degree in Economics she joined Michael R. Boulger, CPA, APC and is gaining practical accounting and tax preparation experience. Kelsey is currently studying at UCSD and pursuing the requirements to earn her CPA license.

Education
Bachelor of Arts in Economics – San Diego State University (2017)

Lauren Boulger

Staff Accountant

Lauren is responsible for supporting various clients in their accounting, payroll, and operational needs. Her previous experience working in retail marketing and management allows her to provide excellent accounting support to clients and staff.​

Experience
Lauren began her accounting career in 2015 working in the accounting department of a local San Diego restaraunt/entertainment company. After graduating in 2017, she spent three years in retail management before joining Michael R. Boulger, CPA, APC and is gaining additional accounting and tax preparation experience.

Education
Bachelor of Science Business Administration (Marketing) – San Diego State University (2017)


ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF

Krystal Price

Executive Assistant

Krystal has been the Executive Assistant for Michael R. Boulger since 2008.  As a client liaison, Krystal assists Mike in managing firm clientele and all facets of client interaction.  Additionally, she assists with monitoring, processing and finalizing personal and corporate income tax returns.  Krystal’s responsibilities also include scheduling staff, client and office events and proactively managing office needs. 

Experience
Prior to her position with Mike Boulger, Krystal has over 20 years’ experience in staffing, human resources and office administration as well as considerable expertise as an event planner.

Joe Saska

Senior Administrative Assistant 

Joe has worked with Michael R. Boulger CPA, APC since January of 2016.  He helps facilitate the day to day administrative functions of the firm including client communication, shipping and mailing, as well as managing the firm’s internet, social media and marketing presence. 

Experience

Prior to working for Michael R. Boulger CPA, APC Joe worked for Milwaukee Power Tools as a sales representative and spent five years operating his own photography company. ​

Education

Bachelor of Science Business Administration (Marketing) – San Diego State University (2019)
Masters of Science Homeland Security – San Diego State University (2022)


The people of Reason Financial

Steve W. Pollock

CFP®, AIF®, EA

Financial and Tax Adviser

Steve graduated from San Diego State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Master of Science in Financial and Tax Planning.

Sean P. Storck

CFP®, AIF®, EA

Financial and Tax Adviser

Sean graduated from University of California San Diego, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. Prior to partnering with Reason Financial, Sean worked as an independent financial and tax professional.

Jessica L. Folsom

CPA

Tax Manager

Jessica received her Masters of Science in Accounting from San Diego State University after having attended the University of California, San Diego and receiving a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies and a Minor in Accounting. Jessica is an Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and licensed tax practitioners who may represent taxpayers before the IRS.

Sharon Lamb

Wealth Management Assistant

Sharon has worked for almost two decades assisting financial and tax advisers. She will work with you to gather information, complete the necessary paperwork, make updates to your account and get answers to any questions you may have along the way.

Lisa Caparatta

EA

Tax Associate

Lisa is an Enrolled Agent (EA) and licensed tax practitioner who may represent taxpayers before the IRS. Lisa provides tax preparation and planning services to the clients of Reason Tax Group.

Tanya T. Nguyen

Office Manager

As our office manager and in-house notary, Tanya prides herself on ensuring our clients get the best experience at every turn.

Kristy Thomas

Client Services

As the newest member of our team, Kristy is continuing her college education and working to achieve a degree in Early Childhood Education along with an elementary school teaching credential.

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