Amy Kennedy, CPA, Oregon Licensed Tax Consultant
Amy Kennedy, a third generation Seattle native, has lived in Portland since 1992. She holds a BS in psychology and a post-baccalaureate degree in accounting, both from Washington State University. In addition to being a licensed tax consultant in Oregon, Amy holds a CPA license in Washington State. Amy is a member of the AICPA and WSCPA, and attends continuing education conferences on an annual basis. She has also served as a member of the advisory committee for the Oregon Board of Tax Practitioners, assisting with exam development. Amy has taken coursework toward a Masters in Taxation at Golden Gate University.
Her professional experience includes a stint as the Controller of a $20 million international commodities trading company; controller of a multi-state construction company, over twenty years of experience in tax preparation, representation, and other accounting work in the public accounting field; and in private practice in a variety of industries including consulting, retail, and professional services.
In her spare time, Amy enjoys travel, piano, wine, the arts, visiting Northwest dog parks with her white German Shepherd Leela, and strategy board games.
She founded Clarity Tax Service, Inc. in 2006, and is currently working as a sole practitioner.