John L. Cunha, Managing Shareholder
John Cunha began his accounting career with Price Waterhouse (PW) in San Francisco before being transferred overseas several times and ending his career with PW in New York City. In addition to his international tax experience, Cunha has worked with small and large businesses as well as high net worth individuals. He has been an executive at some of the largest companies in the world, including Hewlett-Packard, Honeywell International and Deutsche Bank. John is both a Nevada and California CPA having earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley in Economics and Accounting. He also holds a Master of Business Administration in Taxation from Golden Gate University.
Shelley S. Anderson, Senior Manager
Shelley Anderson is a Nevada Certified Public Accountant with 20 years of experience in public accounting. Shelley began her career with the big four firm Ernst & Young (EY), auditing large corporate insurance and investment clients. She was promoted twice and worked at EY’s Indiana, Philadelphia, and Stamford, CT offices. Shelley joined Mueller and Company in 2007, after a family move to Nevada, and has continued after the firm merged with John Cunha CPA, PC in June 2013. Shelley specializes in audits, reviews, compilations and business tax return preparation and other business consulting projects for our firm’s business clients, construction contractor’s, and homeowners’ associations. Shelley graduated with a BA in Accounting from Indiana University. Shelley serves for a local chapter of P.E.O., a women’s charitable organization promoting educational opportunities for women.
Matthew R. Whalen, Senior Accountant
Matthew Whalen began his accounting career with Egghart Certified Public Accountants in Reno, Nevada before joining John Cunha CPAs, PC in January of 2016. Whalen has a diverse background that started in the financial services industry working as a mortgage loan officer and migrating over to the banking industry as a branch assistant manager. After time spent in the financial services industry, Whalen was submersed into public accounting working with Native American tribes conducting audits of casinos as well as audits of tribal governments. Whalen obtained a Bachelor’s of Arts in General Studies through University of Nevada, Reno in 2008, and furthered his education obtaining a Master’s of Accountancy through University of Phoenix in 2013. Whalen lives in beautiful Lake Tahoe and enjoys his free time hiking and snowboarding.
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