Meet Julianne Autry
Julianne has over 22 years of experience as a corporate financial analyst in the hi-tech industry here in Austin, Texas. In 008, after getting laid off, Julianne applied her knowledge and became a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor. Southwest Bookkeepers was formed, which is a division of Baja Ventures, LLC to meet the financial and payroll management needs of business owners. Julianne graduated in 1993 from Chico State University with a BS in Accounting. After becoming a widow at a young age in 2004, Julianne relocated to Lakeway, Texas where she currently lives with her family.Julianne grew up in Ventura, California, has traveled extensively to Germany, Italy, Costa Rica, Mexico, Alaska, Canada and St. Martin and lived in Maui, Hawaii. Julianne also enjoys traveling across the United States to visit friends and family.
Meet Nicole Denison
Nicole has 15 years of administrative experience. She has a B.A. in Business Administration and she’s an AssistU certified Virtual Assistant. She handles customer service, marketing and administrative work. She loves collaborating with the team and customers to get the job done and helping with continued growth and improvement of the company. For fun, she reads, spends time in nature and spends time with her 2 great kids Destiny and J.P.
Meet Dana Warwick
Dana joined the bookkeeper team in 2011. After graduating from Georgia State University with an accounting degree, she spent four years working as a CPA for the accounting firm of Ernst & Young. After that, she spent 7 years working in private industry. She left the private industry to raise her two daughters. She and her family have lived in Austin for 17 years. In her free time she enjoys working out, running and reading. She is excited to be working in the field of accounting again, and meeting clients bookkeeping needs.
Meet Emily Peltier
Emily brings more than 10 years’ experience working in the banking and finance industry. After earning her Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, she decided to further her education and achieve a Master’s degree in Accounting, which is nearly complete. Emily loves working at Southwest Bookkeepers and continues to expand her knowledge and experience. She strives to exceed expectations and works diligently to ensure questions and concerns are addressed. In her spare time, Emily enjoys communing with and helping others in her church, outdoor sporting with her husband and son, and crafting with friends.
Meet Chelsea Leavitt
Chelsea grew up in a small town in Nevada. She moved to Las Vegas after high school and graduated with her Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Nevada Las Vegas. For the past 8 years she has spent time working in both public and private accounting doing everything from filing corporate tax returns to managing the day-to-day bookkeeping needs of clients. Her family recently relocated to South Texas. After taking a short break to get settled, she is excited to get back to work. In her spare time, she is usually at the gym or spending time with her husband and two children who love to ride horses and do anything outside.
Meet Andrea Flores
Andrea graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelors in Business with a concentration in accounting. She has been doing bookkeeping and accounting for 4 years now with various companies ranging from doctors and lawyers to construction or manufacturing businesses. She is well versed in QuickBooks. She has two daughters and enjoys eating healthy, and doing projects around her house.
Meet Kristen Ramos
Kristen has 10 years of accounting experience. She is working on becoming a Certified Bookkeeper, which is nearly complete. She is a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor. For the past 10 years she has worked with clients helping them with their bookkeeping needs. She loves crunching numbers and making clients happy. In her spare time, she enjoys reading a good mystery book or playing outdoors with her husband and 3 kids.