Julie Gentile, Partner and Co-FounderJulie has been a licensed CPA in California for over twenty-five years.  Julie holds a Bachelor’s Degree, in Accounting from California State University, Long Beach, which is where she and Patrick became friends.  She also holds a Master’s in Business Taxation as well as a Master’s in Business Administration, and has completed her Doctoral Studies in Philosophy.  Julie began her career in public accounting with KPMG Peat Marwick, a multi-national CPA firm. She left public accounting to become the Tax Director at a nationwide healthcare provider.   Julie has been a full time professor at Glendale Community College and California State University, Long Beach, for over fifteen years.  She has specialized in the income tax area most of her career, however she has taught all levels and types of accounting courses, in addition to several general business courses.  Julie also serves on the Boards of the Santa Anita Family YMCA, the Duarte Chamber of Commerce, the Kiwanis Club of Monrovia, and Monrovia Reads.