Our People

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

Saltmarsh CPA - Who We Are

Who We Are

Our professionals have the depth of experience, industry knowledge and worldwide resources to help you reach your goals. We put your success above all else as your trusted advisor.

Saltmarsh CPA - What We Do

What We Do

Saltmarsh offers a full range of professional services to accommodate your needs – from tax planning and accounting services to information technology and employee benefits consulting.

Saltmarsh CPA - Who We Serve

Who We Serve

Saltmarsh serves individuals and businesses. Personal attention, access to the right professionals and rapid response is how we serve.

Contact Us

(850) 243-6713

(407) 203-8990

(615) 661-0885

(850) 435-8300

(813) 287-1111

(800) 477-7458

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