Amanda Aguillard decided to become a CPA when she was 16 and never looked back. She started Aguillard Accounting LLC in 2012, committed to running a cloud-based accounting practice from anywhere in the world.
Amanda was named one of the Top 50 Women in Accounting for 2018 and has been a Hubdoc Top 50 Cloud Accountant in the past. She regularly speaks at state CPA societies and industry technology conferences like Accountex, Clio Cloud Conference and Xerocon. She was the Xero Evangelist of the Year in 2016 and used her experience as an instructor of the Xero Certification Course to co-found Elefant, an accounting training company.
While she holds a Masters Degree in Taxation from the University of Denver, she would much rather craft and implement ecosystems for small businesses. She spends any spare time cooking for her two kids and reading historical fiction. She is slightly obsessed with Penzey’s Spices and Chris Thile.