Kyle Friend
Senior Staff Accountant

1. What is your background and education?
I’ve known I wanted to be an accountant since I was 14, and while I did initially declare my major in Automotive Engineering, I quickly switched to accounting and have loved it ever since. I have a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Brigham Young University – Idaho. I am also one class away from a Master’s in Accounting with an emphasis in Taxation from Southern New Hampshire University.

2. What are your areas of expertise in the accounting/bookkeeping field?
I mainly focus on the area of business taxation and the personal returns of business owners.

3. Any certifications or awards?
N/A 

4. What service are you passionate about in the accounting field?
My dream job would be a professor of accounting. I enjoy answering questions and researching tax questions for clients and helping others in general understand complex tax subjects. More knowledge in the world is rarely a bad thing.

5. What is a quote you like to live by?
Be true to who you are the the family name you bare