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About Us – CPA in Sedona


Our fundamental focus is to go the extra mile for clients in terms of service. For most of our competition, the task ends when the tax return is prepared or the financial statement is completed. Not with us! Everything for our clients is planned and anticipated as much as possible. We like to provide a cost-effective, high value service that save our clients money and optimizes results.

As a Certified Public Accountant in California since 1995, she has a Masters Degree in Taxation from Walsh College in Michigan and over twenty-five years of experience in accounting in all sizes of businesses. Emily has worked in Big Four firms such as Price Waterhouse Coopers and Deloitte and Touche and in a variety of smaller firms in three of which she was the owner and principal: Western Tax & Accounting (Fremont, CA), and Gold Rush Tax & Accounting (Jackson, CA), and Bologna Accountancy Corporation (Livermore, CA). She has extensive knowledge of the tax laws regarding individuals as well as the different types of small businesses (LLPs, S-Corps, C-Corps, et. al.). She is familiar with businesses operating in multiple states and is licensed in California, Michigan and Arizona.

Emily Griffin

Became an Enrolled Agent in 2010. He is skilled and detailed in assisting individuals and small business start-up companies manage the tax arena. He is an electrical engineer having received a BSEE from Texas Tech University and an MBA from Pepperdine University. He has had leadership roles in the Service Management and Technical Support departments of high technology firms (including the Healthcare divisions of General Electric & Siemens) for many years. He recently developed and implemented worldwide strategic service plans in several start-up companies in the Silicon Valley area of California.

Dan Griffin



Focus on your business

We have experienced staff to compiled financial statements that will assist you In monitoring the progress of your business or obtaining financing with the bank.


You don't have to learn it alone!

Our staff is experienced and can assist you in setting up the QuickBooks accounts so you can record the transactions. We can also do the daily transactions for you.


At Desert Foothills CPA, we offer a convenient location for all our clientele. Our main office is in Sedona and as a Sedona full service CPA Firm, we focus on client needs first.

We are dedicated to forming long-term relationships with our clients that provide valuable accounting and tax services. We provide both bookkeeping and payroll services to our small business in Sedona. Our experienced, friendly staff take the stress out of daily accounting operations. We like to get to know our client needs and offer tax and financial advice based on the client unique issues. We are close to downtown Sedona.

Please visit us in our new Sedona location and give our CPA Firm a closer look! I think you will like what you see and how we operate.

Sedona Tax

Thank you for your interest! We would love to talk.

Have questions about how we can help your business and/or personal tax issues? Reach out to us and we’ll respond within 24 hours.

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