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Lisa Fairbanks, CPA, MSTSenior Manager

Lisa is a senior manager in the Tax & Accounting Services Department of Saltmarsh, Cleaveland & Gund. She has over 20 years of experience in public accounting - working primarily as a tax accountant and consultant. Lisa’s expertise is broad-based in both domestic and international taxation and includes experience with manufacturing, not-for-profits, financial institutions, restaurants and other related service industries. She has also served in private industry with experience in tax research for two large multi-national conglomerate companies including Transamerica and Kodak. Her specialties include helping clients save thousands of tax dollars with the Research & Development Tax Credit, tax compliance, technical review, research and planning for corporations, LLC’s, partnerships, not-for-profits and high net worth individuals.


  • M.S. Tax - Golden Gate University
  • B.A. Business - Michigan State University


  • Certified Public Accountant - Florida, Connecticut and Missouri
  • Master of Science in Taxation

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Manufacturer’s Association of Florida

Community Affiliations

  • Manna Food Pantry - Past President and Volunteer
  • Downtown Toastmasters - Various Officer Positions
  • Gulf Coast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Board Member
  • Santa Rosa Leadership Class of 2005
  • Leadership Pensacola - 2008
  • Pensacola Runners Association - Past Treasurer and Volunteer

Areas of Practice

Industries of Focus


Contact Us

(850) 243-6713

(407) 203-8990

(615) 661-0885

(850) 435-8300

(813) 287-1111

(800) 477-7458

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