Larisa joined Ghirardo CPA in November 2002. She was born and raised in Moscow, Russia, where she obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. After coming to the United States, she attended Golden Gate University in San Francisco and acquired her certification in Accounting. In 2006, she completed a Master’s degree in Taxation.

Shortly after passing the CPA exam, Larisa joined a prominent accounting firm in Marin County, where she received her license as a Certified Public Accountant. While there, Larisa developed extensive expertise in performing audits, reviews and compilations for various entities, preparing individual and corporate income tax returns and providing accounting services.

Larisa was promoted to Tax Manager in January 2008.