About Reconciled

 

How it all started…

Reconciled bookkeeping company was founded as “Reconciled It” by Michael Ly & Bonnie Reese. Both are experienced entrepreneurs and business consultants. They wanted to provide a service for the growing demand for high-quality, online bookkeeping and accounting services.  

Reconciled is a full-service virtual bookkeeping firm. We provide consistent, accurate online bookkeeping and accounting services. We do this while removing the burden of having to manage a part-time bookkeeper. In addition, we hire only US-based accounting professionals. Our professionals possess (at minimum) an accounting certificate from an accredited institution and/or equivalent bookkeeping experience.  

Likewise, our controllers and CFOs are knowledgeable accounting professionals. They have proven industry experience outside of public accounting.

Awards and Recognition

The demand for reliable bookkeeping and accounting from a trusted partner like Reconciled, has allowed us to grow at a remarkable pace. Most importantly, we put a huge emphasis on building the right team. We also pride ourselves as innovators when it comes to service, technology, and scalability. Reconciled is proud to have won prestigious industry awards, including Intuit Quickbooks Firm of the Future, Accounting Today’s Best Accounting Firms to Work For, and Vermont Minority Owned Small Business of the Year.

MEET THE RECONCILED TEAM

MICHAEL LY

CEO

Michael launched Reconciled in the summer of 2015 after spending several years as a financial consultant for small businesses in Vermont.  He thrives off the passion of entrepreneurs and business leaders and enjoys leading the whole team. He enjoys time with his wife and kids, as well as making friends from all walks of life.

 

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MICHELLE FISHER

SENIOR CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Michelle joined Reconciled in the summer of 2017. She helped start a non-profit organization in Iraq and ran all of the finances for it while living there. Reconciliations happen to be a favorite pastime of hers, which makes this job perfect for a mother of two in New York City. Remote work allows her to work from home but also be connected to fellow co-workers and clients all across the U.S.

 

COLLEEN KAMOLNIK

MANAGER, CLOUD ACCOUNTING SERVICES

Colleen joined Reconciled in January 2019 and works from the Charlotte, NC satellite office. After spending 16 years as an Automotive Controller, she decided life was ready for a new chapter. With a husband and two small sons at home, remote work was exactly what was needed. Graduating from North Carolina State University with a degree in Business Management and Concentration in Finance, as well as having a mother and step-father each owning Accounting Firms, a father that is a retired Electrical Engineer, a sister that’s a Financial Planner, and a CPA for a brother-in-law, it would be easy to say that accounting runs through her veins. Colleen’s husband is a General Contractor in North and South Carolina with a passion for historic restoration which gives Colleen a unique perspective into a small business.

 

IAN BOUCHETT

CHIEF REVENUE OFFICER

Ian Joined Reconciled at the beginning of 2018. Between his experience in professional business development in banking and finance, as well as being an entrepreneur himself, Ian enjoys leading Reconciled’s sales, marketing, and revenue programs, as well as working with business owners to improve their operational efficiency and better understand their financial direction. When Ian is not introducing Reconciled to new faces and companies, he is building his own businesses and spending active time in Charlotte, NC’s beautiful outdoors with his wife and two young boys!

 

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MARY MOONEY, CPA

SENIOR DIRECTOR, ADVISORY AND TAX SERVICES

Mary joined Reconciled in 2019. Her 20+ years’ experience in both public accounting and private industry provides her a unique insight into a wide array of challenges growing companies face.  She enjoys thinking out of the box for creative, small business solutions. She brings a strong technical accounting background to the team and is committed to helping Reconcile continue to provide quality services to its clients.  Mary lives in Fairfax Vermont with her husband and enjoys spending holidays in Vermont with her four grown children.

STEPHANIE STEWART

HUMAN RESOURCE DIRECTOR

Stephanie joined Reconciled in 2017. After spending a year in the role of Administrative Assistant, she transitioned to HR & Recruiting. She loves being a support to the staff of Reconciled It. Stephanie works remotely in her hometown of Columbia, SC. She stays busy keeping up with her two elementary-aged kiddos, enjoying a good book and a sweet iced tea!

JENNIFER GEDMEN

CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Jennifer joined Reconciled in May of 2020 and works remotely from West Michigan. After launching her own business 12 years ago she discovered her passion for the financial aspect of business which led to her pursuing a degree in Accounting. She has since worked with many entrepreneurs and businesses to keep their books in order and help them obtain their financial goals. In Jenn’s free time she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children, shopping for vintage items, reading, or hiking.

SEAN ALBERTI

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANT

Sean joined Reconciled in December 2019 and works remotely from Burlington, Vermont. He has worked for and alongside entrepreneurs for his entire career; most recently in a commercial real estate consulting capacity. His experience is in tenant advocacy, connecting large landowners with local businesses and crafting and negotiating complex financial transactions between them. Connecting with small businesses and helping foster growth has always been a passion of his. A lifelong surfer and traveler, Sean can be found chasing waves and exploring new places in his converted sprinter van with his wife and dog.

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RENEE BORNSTEIN

SENIOR CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Renee joined the Reconciled team in late 2018. Prior to that, Renee has more than 15 years of administrative and bookkeeping experience and is thrilled to be part of the dynamic Reconciled team! Her family just moved back to Portland, Oregon after a 16 year-long adventure in New England. In her free time, you’ll find her exploring all that Portland, and the Pacific Northwest has to offer, drinking a lot of coffee and enjoying time with her husband Alex and daughter Sophia. Renee works from the Pearl District in Portland, Oregon

 

JOSLYN THOMAS

CUSTOMER SUCCESS MANAGER

Joslyn joined the Reconciled team in June 2019. She has a diverse history in customer success and accounting for many different industries, and enjoys the variety of entrepreneurs and companies that she gets to work with at Reconciled. Joslyn has her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Colorado State University and has six years of accounting experience. She works remotely out of Loveland, Colorado where she lives with her husband and German shepherd. In her free time, Joslyn loves to play volleyball, throw pottery, shoot for sport, camp, and experiment with cooking new meals!

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CRYSTAL JOHNSON

SENIOR CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Crystal came to Reconciled in 2019.  She loves working with startups and entrepreneurs, keeping their books in order, and understands the passion and dedication necessary to operate a business as she has owned several herself.  Her base is Vermont, yet she chose the remote lifestyle because she loves to travel. When not exploring new places, she gardens, cooks and listens to music.

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COURTNEY WILLIAMSON

MANAGER, CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Courtney joined Reconciled in 2020 and works remotely from Southeastern Michigan.  She has worked in the private and public accounting, and finance field for the past 15 years.  Her passion is helping clients in the small business and the non-profit sectors have more time to realize their goals by providing efficient and personable accounting assistance.  Courtney is currently completing her MBA at Wayne State University and in her free time enjoys traveling, cooking and spending time with her dogs. 

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NAHJAH BRYSON

CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

NahJah joined Reconciled in February 2020 and works remotely in Centennial, Colorado. She studied Accounting at George Mason University in Virginia and has experience in banking as well as public and private accounting. Working with entrepreneurs and small business owners by providing bookkeeping/accounting services has been the most satisfying aspect of her career so far. Originally from Virginia, NahJah and her husband moved to Colorado in July 2018 and when she isn’t working, you can find her hanging out with her husband and their dog.

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MELISSA MURPHY

MANAGER, SENIOR CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Melissa joined the Reconciled team in fall of 2019. She earned a Master of Accountancy degree from the University of South Carolina. She has experience working with small business owners and continues to provide bookkeeping expertise to owners in order for them to pursue their passion. Melissa is a true southern girl living in South Carolina who you will catch saying “y’all” and “fixin”. She has two wonderful children who she loves to spend time with playing games, attending local events, and just hanging out together.

DONNA GOFF

SENIOR CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Donna joined Reconciled in October 2019 and works remotely from Pineville, NC.  She managed her own profitable bookkeeping business for 13 years assisting small businesses in the Charlotte area, and in 2019 sold that business to maintain a more comfortable work-life balance.   Donna has always been passionate when it comes to entrepreneurs and keeping their businesses financially healthy. Graduating suma cum laude from Clarion University in Pennsylvania with a degree in Business Administration majoring in Accounting, Donna has worked in the Accounting field for over 20 years.  She currently lives in the Charlotte NC area with her beloved rescue pup Minnie.

TABETHA AWALDT

MANAGER, CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

TaBetha joined Reconciled in May 2019 and is based in North Carolina.  TaBetha has a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and an Economics degree from West Virginia State University.  TaBetha has previously worked closely with entrepreneurs in multiple industries including retail, oil and gas, and residential construction. She recently moved to North Carolina from West Virginia for more opportunities for her family. 

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MICHAEL BAILEY

CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Michael joined Reconciled It in February 2020 and works remotely in Charlotte, North Carolina. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting at Central Connecticut State University. Michael has years of experience and enjoys working with startups. He is driven by the courage and passion of entrepreneurs to create something real from a vision. Originally from New York, Michael & his wife moved to Charlotte in 2017 to escape the fast-paced New York City life. They have since loved it and now have a 1-year-old son. They enjoy family road trips and spending time together outdoors.

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STACEY CINTRON

CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Stacey joined Reconciled in July 2020 and brings more than 20 years of accounting experience servicing a wide variety of industries from retail to automotive to interior design and more. With a passion for numbers and an admiration for entrepreneurs, she began her career in Burlington, VT and still enjoys exploring the gorgeous scenery while visiting her family and friends there. Stacey works remotely from Greenville, SC and lives with her husband and adorable rescue dog, Bo.

LAURA SIMCIK

MARKETING STRATEGIST

Laura joined the Reconciled team in August 2020. With her degree in Marketing from Iowa State University, Laura has had a career full of varying marketing tasks – from creating and buying ad space, to managing social media and websites for a multitude of industries. Laura works remotely from Loma, Colorado, where she lives with her husband and two dogs. She enjoys spending time outside hiking, biking, paddleboarding, and exploring new places.

JORDAN DANAHER
STAFF ACCOUNTANT

Jordan joined the Reconciled team in August 2020. Having spent the previous five years doing administration and management work in both the nonprofit and for-profit domains, he loves the prospect of working and growing with an upcoming, technology-driven company. Jordan resides in Burlington, Vermont with his wife and three young children and enjoys hiking, diving, and the rural amenities of Vermont.

ALEXA HACK

CLIENT ONBOARDING COORDINATOR

Alexa joined Reconciled in September 2020. With a background in travel, hospitality, and start-ups, she brings a unique perspective to building client relationships and loves getting to hear the passions of entrepreneurs during the onboarding process. Alexa recently relocated back to her hometown of Hickory, NC, from NYC with her husband and their pup, Lizzy. In her free time, you can find her spending time with family, singing show tunes, and planning her next travel adventure.

Kayla Woodcock
KAYLA WOODCOCK

CLIENT ONBOARDING COORDINATOR

Kayla joined the Reconciled team in January 2021 and works remotely from Kalamazoo, MI. With a background in HR and event management focused roles, she enjoys the dynamic interpersonal aspect of working with small businesses and entrepreneurs during the onboarding process. In her free time you can find her traveling and hiking with her husband and 2 dogs, watching old movies, reading a good book, or out and about thrifting for unique vintage finds.

Emma Tart
EMMA TART

HR COORDINATOR

Emma joined the Reconciled team in January 2021 and works remotely from Clinton, NC. She graduated from Meredith College with a degree in English and Psychology and later attended Campbell University for graduate school. She enjoys being in a role that allows her to contribute not only to the success of the company but also to the success of small businesses and entrepreneurs. She loves working with people, offering support to the team, and helping in any way she can. Her favorite things are her family, friends, and the beach. You can usually find her spending time with her husband, son, and two fur babies on an outdoor adventure.

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AMANDA HEFFELFINGER

CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Amanda joined Reconciled in November of 2020 and works remotely from Havelock, NC. With her husband, Derek being an active duty Marine they move around quite a bit. Originally from PA, she ran a doggy daycare there and loved training dogs while taking care of the bookkeeping. Moving to AZ and working in banking and finance, she realized she loved taking care of people’s finances. Now residing in NC, she worked for a local CPA firm and has experience in public and private accounting. Graduating magna cum laude from the University of Phoenix with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, she has a passion for helping entrepreneurs grow their businesses.

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BRENDA LETHCOE

CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Brenda joined the Reconciled team in January of 2021. She earned her business administration degree from the College of Central Florida, Ocala FL, and is currently working towards her accounting degree. She managed a small manufacturing company for the last 10 years and was an office manager at a small non-profit company before that. Brenda currently lives and works in Dunnellon, FL, and enjoys spending time outdoors with her two boys and husband of 16 years.


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HEATHER NATHAN

SENIOR CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Heather joined Reconciled in November of 2020 and works remotely from Greenville, SC. Heather, her husband, and two small children recently moved to Greenville, SC from Denver, CO. Heather studied business administration at the University of South Carolina. Since then she has spent most of her time working alongside entrepreneurs assisting in various start-up functions with a focus on finance. With a love for travel, Heather and her family can be found spending their summers camping and their winters at their home away from home in Breckenridge, CO.

Jackie Hilliard
JACKIE HILLIARD

CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Jackie joined the Reconciled team in January 2021 and works out of the Tallahassee, FL satellite office. After earning her MBA from Palm Beach Atlantic University she worked as a bookkeeper for several small and mid-sized businesses (both for-profit and not-for-profit). Growing up in a family of entrepreneurs and owning her own business, Jackie has a desire to help other entrepreneurs thrive. When not spending time with family and their new baby girl, you can usually find Jackie on the sand volleyball courts, mountain biking, or playing board games with friends (Catan anyone?)


Maggie Bogle
MAGGIE BOGLE

CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Maggie joined the Reconciled team in February 2021. She is currently finishing up her Accounting Diploma and Bookkeeping Certifications and has experience working with a Private Accountant. Maggie has worked with many small businesses and loves supporting entrepreneurs. She spends her free time baking specialty desserts and spending time with her spouse and son. Maggie resides in North Carolina and loves spending time outdoors, going on walks, and grilling out, especially during NC summers.

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PHIL HILLIER

ACCOUNT MANAGER

Phil joined Reconciled in the winter of 2021 and is based in Vermont. He brings an entrepreneurial background having most recently owned and operated a residential moving company in Richmond, Virginia.  With a passion for startups, he is excited to bring his business management and sales experiences to his current role with Reconciled. Outside of work, Phil can be found enjoying the great outdoors or catching a baseball game.

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CAXCY MATLOCK

CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Caxcy joined Reconciled in February 2021 and works remotely from Hutto, Texas. She has a Bachelors of Accounting and a Masters in Taxation from the University of North Texas. Caxcy has a range of accounting experiences from working for public accounting at Ernst and Young, to Governmental accounting in her town’s school district. She has worked with Entrepreneurs both big and small and thrives in helping them achieve their bookkeeping and accounting needs. Caxcy stays busy with her husband, 4 kids, and her English Bulldog. She’s a Texas girl and loves anything that includes swimming pools, BBQ, and Football.

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ALYSSA CITORIK

CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Alyssa joined the Reconciled team in March 2021. She earned a BA from Hofstra University in 2013 and is currently pursuing her BS in Accountancy from Arizona State University. Alyssa has over 10 years of customer service experience across many different industries. She developed a passion for accounting while working as an Accounting Assistant at a local country club over the past couple of years. Alyssa currently lives in Burlington, VT, with her husband and two rescue dogs.


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MONA BATOOL

CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Mona Joined the Reconciled team in March 2021. She earned her Bachelors of Science in Accounting from Rutgers University in 2018 with a minor in Psychology. She became very interested in Accounting during her sophomore year and decided to major in it. She is very happy with her decision! Mona comes to Reconciled with 4 years of accounting experience. She lives in Colorado with her husband and three cats. 


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BRETT NATHAN

REGIONAL SALES CONSULTANT

Brett joined Reconciled in February of 2021 and works remotely from Greenville, SC. Brett, his wife, and two small children recently moved to Greenville, SC from Denver, CO.  Brett studied Communications at York College. Since then he has spent most of his time focusing on Sales, account management, and customer service. With a love for sports and travel, Brett and his family can be found spending their summers camping and their winters at their second home in Colorado.

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STEVE MACK

CPA – CONTROLLER

Steve joined Reconciled in March 2021 and brings over 20 years of accounting management experience in both the public and private sectors. With a commitment to providing quality service, he is excited to work with entrepreneurs and small business owners. Steve lives in the Charlotte, NC area with his wife and a variety of rescue pets. Originally from the midwest, he stays busy enjoying the warm weather of the Carolinas and spends as much time outdoors as time and the elements will allow.

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KEAMA CHAN

CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Keama joined the Reconciled team in April 2021. She brings over 16 years of accounting working with small to medium businesses. For the past 9 years, she has been working with an automotive repair franchise and specializes in accounting for real estate, retail, manufacturing, construction, nonprofit, and service industries. Originally from New York City, she moved to Florida as a kid. She now works remotely out of Kenneth City, Florida, and enjoys travel and linguistics.

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LOUISE OLSSON

CLOUD ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Louise joined the Reconciled team in April 2021.  She is originally from Sweden and brings 20 years of experience working in finance for medium to small businesses and startups in New York City, in a wide range of industries from retail, E-commerce to manufacturing, and more. She loves her work in accounting and helping entrepreneurs grow their businesses. Louise has a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting and Corporate Finance. She now works remotely out of Sarasota, Florida, and enjoys the beach, experimenting in Asian cooking and traveling.