Christine Carlini

Christine Carlini, CPA is a former large corporate vice president and chief financial officer. She has over 20 years of experience in the field of accounting. She currently manages Carlini CPA, PLLC, an accounting firm that provides services including business entity formation, tax preparation, forecasting, strategic sourcing, bookkeeping, QuickBooks training, payroll and representation for IRS matters.

Professional Degrees/Designations:

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA): Bachelor of Science, Accounting

Previous Appointments:

  • CFO-Director of Administration and Financial Services: Local For-Profit College
  • Vice President and Senior Financial Analyst: Bank of America-Global Corporate Investment Banking, Consumer Real Estate and Regulatory Reporting
  • Accounting Manager-International Software Firm
  • Accounting Manager-Manufacturing Company
  • Branch Office Manager-Investment Banking Firm

Primary Areas of Interest:

QuickBooks, accounting, tax, budgeting (ERP- enterprise resource planning), financial reporting, accounting software, entity structures including non-profit.


  • Intuit QuickBooks ProAdvisor for QuickBooks, QuickBooks Point of Sale, QuickBooks Online and QuickBooks Enterprise
  • North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Professional Risk Managers' International Association
  • CPCC Small Business Center Advisory Board Member


  • Team CELA for work on Bank of America's Regulatory Reporting Platform
  • Medallion Award for review activities performed on Annual Report

Courses Instructed:

  • SBX 7439:  Basic Accounting with QuickBooks
  • SBX 7440:  QuickBooks Level 1
  • SBX 7460:  QuickBooks Level 2