Our Team

 Team Members of Daren M. McDonald, CPA

Daren M. McDonald, CPA   

Daren is a CPA in California and Nevada. Daren graduated from Sierra Nevada College summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and minors in Accounting, Math and Computers. He graduated valedictorian of the Class of 2000, and passed the uniform CPA exam in the same year on the first attempt.

After graduating, Daren began working in public accounting, chiefly working in taxation with operating business entities and investment partnerships. Daren attended the University of Nevada, Reno for graduate courses in taxation, and is currently pursuing a Jurist Doctorate at Taft School of Law.

Daren is a past Board member and Treasurer of Tahoe Safe Alliance, the domestic violence shelter for the north Lake Tahoe and Truckee areas, and a leader in northern California and Nevada region for effective programs to reduce the incidence of domestic violence and intimate partner violence, and former member of Placer County’s design review committee, an advisory community board appointed to provide recommendations on development in the Tahoe Basin.


Romielyn Faminialan-Villapañe, CPA

Romielyn is a dynamic and accomplished CPA who achieved her prestigious designation at the impressive age of 20, passing the CPA Board Examination on her first attempt. With a Master of Management degree from the prestigious University of the Philippines, Romielyn brings a strong academic background and expertise in finance and accounting to her work. Her dedication to excellence and passion for the field make her a valuable asset to clients seeking reliable financial guidance.


processed-517a234d-f882-46de-9905-4cdbf1ba35c9_h7RwzNkUFaye Anjeli Rosit, CPA

Faye is a Certified Public Accountant in the Philippines with a decade of experience in fund accounting from a multinational insurance company & and a four-year financial statement audit & tax preparation stint from a local accounting firm that is a member firm of BDO International, Ltd. She graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in Accountancy. She obtained a certificate in the One-Year Trust Operations & Investment Management course hosted by the Trust Institute Foundation of the Philippines.
With her solid background in financial reporting, audit & tax preparation, she brings precision and expertise to every financial challenge, particularly in preparing business returns.

VS6_5708Rochel David | Client Services Manager

Rochel is an experienced Client Services Administrator with a demonstrated history of working in the accounting industry. She holds a Bachelor’s degree focused on Finance and Financial Management Services from Tarlac State University. With a strong background in client services, Rochel excels in providing exceptional support and ensuring client satisfaction. Her expertise includes managing client accounts, handling inquiries and requests, and resolving any issues that may arise. Rochel’s attention to detail, excellent communication skills, and problem-solving abilities make her a valuable asset in delivering high-quality client services. She stays updated with industry trends and regulations to provide accurate and reliable assistance to clients.