Charis Thompson, CPA
Charis is responsible for preparing tax returns for individuals, partnerships, corporations and exempt organizations. She also monitors bookkeeping and payroll and is actively involved with helping governmental contractors review monthly vouchers and prepare annual incurred cost claims.
Industries: government contracting, healthcare and professional services
Joined the firm in: 2015
Entered accounting in: 1988
Native of: Morristown, TN
Resident of: Newbury Park
Education: BS, accounting, Carson-Newman College (Jefferson City, TN)
Over the course of her career, Charis has worked for a “Big Four” firm, a large regional firm and another small local firm. She has built significant experience with accrual and cash accounting, financial statement audits and compilations and individual tax preparation.
California Society of CPA
American Institute of CPAs
Kiwanis, board of directors, effective 2017
Newbury Park Steelers Youth Football and Cheer, treasurer, Jan. 2016–present.
Sycamore Canyon Schools PTSA, member, Sept. 2008–present.
Outside the Office
On the weekend, you can find Charis at a gym, track or field watching one of her children participate in a sport. She also volunteers with Kiwanis to help her community. In the rare moment she has to herself, she relaxes with a good mystery novel.
Charis and her husband lived in Indiana before moving to California in 2013. Their two sons and three daughters (which includes a set of twins) were all born in different states.
Who is Charis?
“I’m happy and grateful. I love my family and friends and enjoy a career where I can help people with their financial and tax needs.”