Melissa Trickey, CPA,
Melissa is a native of West Volusia County. She currently lives in DeLand where she has raised three beautiful girls with the help of her husband. She graduated from Stetson with a B.A. in Accounting. She is a licensed Certified Public Accountant.
For the past 17 years, Melissa has worked in the DeLand, Orange City and Ormond Beach areas as tax and financial reporting manager. As a certified public accountant, she is experienced in individual, trust, and estate taxation; small business tax planning and financial reporting; payroll taxes, IRS and sales tax audits; and fund accounting reporting.
Melissa is a member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Vicki Kizma, CPA,
Vicki has been working in the field of public accounting since 1984. She is a licensed Certified Public Accountant.
Vicki graduated from Alderson-Broaddus College with a B.S. in Accounting. After that, she earned her Masters in Business Administration from Virginia Tech. In 1985, she began working for Deloitte and Touche in Columbus, Ohio. As a tax manager, she was responsible for advising, researching and reviewing business tax issues and various tax returns for real estate and construction clients. In 1993, Vicki moved to Volusia County, Florida with her husband and young daughter. She began working for a local CPA firm in Orange City, Florida shortly after arriving in Florida. She worked there as a tax consultant from 1996 until 2017. While she was there, she was in charge of the preparation of small business tax returns, individual tax returns, trust and estate returns, as well as returns for non-profit organizations. She also advised clients regarding business and tax planning issues. She represented clients in IRS audits and correspondence as well as Florida sales tax audits. In 2017, she co-founded Trickey & Kizma, Certified Public Accountants. Her varied experience has developed her expertise in tax planning and business consulting as well as her reputation as a trusted adviser.
She is a member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.