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Joan has been practicing public accounting since 1980 and founded Alpine P.S. CPAs in 2017. Joan has significant experience assisting high net worth family groups, individuals, partnership, trust, and corporate tax clients with tax planning, estate planning, and compliance matters. Joan's interests outside the office include spending time with her family, skiing, and enjoying time on Henry Island in the San Juan Islands.


Professional Activities

  • Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

  • Estate Planning Council of Seattle, Executive Board

  • Washington Women in Tax

  • Washington Women's Foundation

  • Seattle Philanthropic Advisors Network

Education

  • University of Puget Sound, B.A. in Business Administration, Accounting, and Finance

  • Golden Gate University, Master of Taxation

Margaret serves as the Office Manager of Alpine P.S. CPAs. She has worked in accounting since 1997, specializing in tax as a CPA since 2002. Earlier in her career she served on the General's staff as an officer in the U.S. military stationed in Central America. She enjoys traveling and spending time with family, especially her three children and their families.

Professional Activities

  • Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants

Education

  • Central Washington University, B.S. in Accounting

Josh grew up in the suburbs outside of Philadelphia.  After undergrad, he began his career in 2007 in the tax department of a large, regional CPA firm in Philadelphia.  After relocating to the Pacific Northwest in 2011, he joined Joan, whom he has since worked with. His areas of expertise include tax planning for individuals and the complexities of real estate investments/businesses.

 

Outside of work, Josh enjoys exploring Fremont and the other neighborhoods of Seattle, cooking new recipes, sailing, and trying new restaurants.

Professional Activities

  • Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Education

  • Pennsylvania State University, B.S. in Accounting

  • University of Maryland, Masters in Accounting and Information Technology

Jie Lin was working on her full professional qualification into the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK qualification) while in Singapore when prompted to relocate with her husband to the Seattle area in late 2010. Upon landing, she changed direction to obtaining her Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license. She worked at two firms in downtown Seattle prior to joining Alpine P.S. CPAs in 2019 specializing in Tax.

 

During her spare time, she enjoys traveling to the Vancouver B.C. area for great Asian cuisine as well as spending time with her husband and two rescued Greyhounds.

Professional Activities

  • Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants

Education

  • University of Washington Bothell, Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, Accounting

Dyanna Kelty grew up in Long Beach California, before moving to Seattle for school. She has worked in Accounting and Finance since 2017 with several large companies in the Seattle area. Dyanna is currently working to earn her CPA.

In her free time she likes to explore Washington and find hidden gems in small towns. She also likes to play games with friends and spend time with her parrots.

​Education

  • University of Washington Foster School of Business Administration, B.A. in Accounting