Owner Candace Tidwell has been in the bookkeeping and accounting field since 1998. She is a long-time resident of Atascadero, and many of her more than 150 clients have been with her for over fifteen years.
Candace continues her education by attending Accounting Seminars all over the US through QuickBooks and Sleeter Group.
Leah Findlay graduated in 2010 from Columbia College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. She started with TBS in 2008. Larger businesses are her forte’. She has worked with many startup companies to help them get going on the right foot and assists with all legal requirements.
Kim Madden started with Tidwell Bookkeeping in 2013. She was born and raised in Paso Robles. She joins the team with much QuickBooks experience. She spent 11 years at her previous employment as Operations Manager. She handled the production, ordering, customer service and bookkeeping. Kim graduated Cuesta College with an AA in Business and Pre-Nursing.
Holley Aldridge joined the team in late 2013. She graduated Cuesta College in 2012 with an AA in General Education and an AA in Liberal Arts. She has continued her education after joining the team and loves a challenge when it comes to new accounts.
Lisa Englant came to TBS in 2016 from the medical field. She graduated from Western Governor’s University in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. She is a local girl born and raised in Paso Robles.
Amanda Sese is an experienced professional from many facets. She has completed business accounting courses and has certifications in Grant Writing. She has experience working with Corporations and reporting to CEO/CFO’s. Payroll and Piece work rates are another specialty of hers.
Erin McNellis received her AA in Liberal Arts at Cuesta College in 2013. She is proficient in QuickBooks and very organized. She has helped create and become our “Payroll Dept” at TBS. Her ability to multitask and complete work timely has proven to be a huge asset for TBS.
Kayla Castro came to TBS ready to learn and tackle anything. She attended Cuesta College and completed Childhood growth and Development and Financial/Managerial Accounting courses. Very knowledgeable with our Contractors, progressive job invoicing, pre-liens, COI.
Lisa Gray is our “go-to girl”. She assists the entire staff and clients with whatever they may need. From banking to errands to making sure the letter gets in the mail, she is the one who gets it done.