Over her 24-year career, Lynne has provided expert accounting, tax planning, and business development services to various industries including limited-service restaurants, medical practices, construction, electrical contractors (both union and non-union shops), transportation, and wholesale outlets. She also specializes in tax planning for high-net-worth individuals.
Before forming Fuentes & Angel CPAs, LLC, Lynne had her own practice which she began building as a student in college. Before going completely out one her own in 2010 she worked at a mid-size national firm, where she was the manager in the tax department, responsible for overseeing and mentoring junior and senior accountants, and the tax preparation and planning for business and individuals.
Lynne earned her Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Hofstra University. She is a CPA in New York and received her CGMA from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Lynne also makes time to be involved with professional organizations. She is a member of the AICPA, National Conference of CPA Practitioners, and the NYS Society of CPAs. She has served as the co-chairperson of the Estate and Financial Planning Committee for the Nassau Chapter of the NYS Society of CPAs where she has been a member since 2004. She has also served on the Nassau Chapter Board as a Director, Secretary, Treasurer, Vice President, and President-Elect. In May of 2016, she was installed as the 63rd President of the Nassau Chapter. She has served as Director as Chapter Representative-Nassau Chapter, one of the Vice President of Chapters for the NYS Society of CPAs, President-Elect of the NYSSCPA’s, and is currently serving as President for the 2022-2023 fiscal year.
Lynne also realizes the importance of giving back. She volunteers at her Alma Mata, Holy Trinity High School’s annual career night, providing the students information and guidance on careers in accounting.
A native of Hicksville, Lynne recently moved back to her hometown to be closer to her family and office. In her free time, she enjoys going to the beach and spending time with her nieces and nephews at their family’s bungalow in Oakdale.