Lisa Carmichael, CPA
Lisa has 23 years of accounting, auditing, and taxation experience. She graduated from the College of Charleston with degrees in Business Administration (1994) and Accounting (1995) and is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in both Georgia and South Carolina. Lisa began her public accounting career working with the largest accounting firm in Charleston, South Carolina. She moved to Georgia in 1997 so her husband could attend law school and now considers herself a “native transplant”.
Lisa specializes in governmental and not-for-profit audits with an emphasis on compliance audits for clients receiving federal awards (“Single Audits”) and holds the AICPA's Advanced Single Audit Certification. In addition to audits, she works in all areas of accounting to include tax services, reviews and compilations, QuickBooks software consulting, business setups and internal control assessments. She is a member of the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and is a QuickBooks ProAdvisor in both QuickBooks Online and QuickBooks Desktop.
Lisa is married to Jim Carmichael, an Assistant District Attorney. They reside in Bowman where they are members of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. In their "spare time", they stay busy restoring their 1907 Victorian home, raising Great Pyrenees puppies on their farm, and operating a ceramic business. Jim and Lisa have three children and five grandchildren.