COMPANY HISTORY

At Peninsula Accounting Services, Inc., we are more than accountants—we’re problem-solvers. We are passionate about providing insightful solutions to your business challenges. We listen closely to thoroughly understand both your organizational and financial goals, and develop an individualized plan to serve your unique needs.
Let our skilled team of experts provide you with superior accounting services and timely, relevant advice. We offer a broad range of solutions for individuals, businesses, and nonprofit organizations.


A TEAM OF ACCOUNTANTS AT YOUR SERVICE

With Peninsula Accounting Services, Inc., you don’t get just one accountant—you get a team of accountants. We make sure that you benefit from the collective expertise of our entire firm, and appoint multiple staff members to each client account. By combining the knowledge, experience, and energy of our staff, you receive the close personal and professional attention you deserve. You can rest assured that there is always someone available to help you who understands your business.

 

SUSAN HAASE
CPA Owner

Susan has been in the accounting world since 1982, and she provides tax planning and business strategies to clients of Peninsula’s three offices. She previously worked for Ernst & Young LLP. She prides herself on helping clients achieve their financial goals, mentoring great team members, and building a CPA firm that contributes to its clients’ success.
 

 

DAVID HAASE
Partner

David joined the firm in 2015 after 10+ years at Fortune 500 companies and 5+ years as an executive in small growing companies.  He drives growth for the firm and focuses on using technology to improve the timeliness and accuracy of the information we provide.


SHARON CHAN EA
Senior Manager

With more than six years of experience performing a vast range of accounting functions, Sharon specializes in tax planning for high net worth individuals; and tax preparation for individuals, small closely-held corporations, partnerships, trusts, and non-profit organizations. 
 

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JOHN PONZO EA
Senior Accountant

John has 4 years of accounting experience after 15+ as a counselor.  He has acted as an outsourced controller and CFO for a number of clients and also prepares both individual and corporate tax returns.

 


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 MEGAN HAASE
Senior Accountant

With more than eight years of experience preparing financials and accounting for small companies, Megan has a deep expertise in both quickbooks and small business accounting.  She is our resident quickbooks online specialist and can onboard a new client better than anyone on staff.  She's our fixer!

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JOSEPHINE LIANG
Senior Accountant

Josephine joined us while still in school nearly 5 years ago and we've never let her leave.  She has been an outsourced controller for multiple restaurants and also has a great deal of expertise in payroll and corporate tax.  


LAURA AMARA
Payroll Specialist

Laura runs our payroll practice with over 30 clients and 500 employees.  She is also our front line of defense as the one who mans the phones and front desk.  She has been at PAS for nearly two years and also provides bookkeeping and tax support.  

 


CINDY ZHANG
Accountant

Cindy has a role in everything we do - preparing more tax returns than anyone else on staff and also leading the way with bookkeeping.  She's been on staff for nearly five years and knows small business accounting and tax as well as anyone.  

HELEN WONG
Sales Tax Specialist

Helen is our most tenured team member with nearly 15 years with the company.  She runs sales tax and 571 filings for our clients along with bookkeeping, tax, payroll, and anything else that needs to get done!

 


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ANDREW WANG
CPA

Andrew is our newest CPA. He is a quickbooks ProAdvisor
who provides a fresh and unique perspective to our team. His background was in finance before completing his CPA, and he has a background in real estate accounting.