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Suzann M. Woodward, CPA, is recognized for its strong technical knowledge, broad range of experience and personal attention. Clients look to the firm for tax strategies, business solutions and comprehensive financial perspective that will best help them achieve their business or personal financial objectives.
Suzann M. Woodward
Since 1997, Suzann M. Woodward, CPA, has been providing individual and business clients throughout the Texas Hill Country with her signature personalized service. With her experience, knowledge and talented client-focused professional staff, she provides sound tax, financial and business consulting so that her clients can focus on growing their business.
Suzann gained her 36 years of accounting experience through senior accountant and management positions in the oil and banking industries and for a regional CPA firm. Her clients include individuals, partnerships, corporations, trusts and estates that span the construction, healthcare, retail and agriculture industries, professional services and non-profits. In addition to providing customized tax services, she helps clients with business organization, tax planning, financial and cost management, and retirement and estate planning. Her firm also provides outsourced accounting services, including general bookkeeping and financial reporting on a monthly, quarterly or yearly basis.
Suzann earned a B.B.A in accounting from Angelo State University. She continues her professional development through membership in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA) and the San Antonio Chapter of the TSCPA.
Active in her community, Suzann has served in the Rotary Club of Boerne, the United Way, the Greater Boerne Chamber of Commerce, the Rainbow Senior Center, the Hill Country Newcomers Club and Hill Country Women in Business.
Suzann is a member of the Oak Hills Church. In her spare time, she enjoys playing golf, reading, watching basketball, dancing, and going to the movies. She is married to Jim Fish, a merchant marine captain, and has two children, Mendi and Joe, and one granddaughter Piper.
Michelle Roberts is a CPA with Suzann M. Woodward, CPA. Michelle has been a CPA for over 20 years, and has extensive experience which includes federal taxation for individuals, partnerships, S-corporations, LLCs, and sole proprietorships. She also has in depth experience with accounting and payroll for various industries.
Michelle grew up in Plano, and graduated from the University of Texas at Dallas. She started her career with a mid-size public accounting firm in Dallas. After moving to San Antonio, she spent several years working with Ernst & Young. After discovering and moving to Boerne, Michelle was delighted to find a business home with the firm of Suzann M. Woodward, CPA. She definitely enjoys building close client relationships, and getting to know clients both as people and professionals.
Michelle has three children and five grandchildren, and enjoys spending time with them. She also enjoys reading, movies, and exploring the surrounding Hill Country.
Ausie J. Burns
Ausie J. Burns is a CPA for the firm of Suzann M. Woodward, CPA. She has been a CPA since 1997 and a CGMA since 2010. She has experience in preparation of individual, corporation, partnership, nonprofit, trust, and payroll returns.
She has over 30 years of work experience in accounting for oilfield services, manufacturing, construction, equipment rental, management services, and ranching. She is well versed in intercompany transactions and cost accounting. She is proficient in QuickBooks, Excel, and Word.
Ausie is a graduate of the University of Texas of the Permian Basin in Odessa, Texas. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA), and San Antonio Chapter of TSCPAs. She is a past president and 12 year member of the Pilot Club of Odessa. She is past treasurer for 10 years of Project Lifesaver Ector County. She is a graduate of Leadership Odessa and the Odessa Police Department Citizens Police Academy.
Ausie moved to Boerne in December 2014 with her husband, Charlie Burns, a retired Odessa Police Officer. In her spare time, she enjoys playing golf, bowling, dancing, and traveling.
Mendi M. Woodward
Mendi M. Woodward is the office administration and marketing director for the firm of Suzann M. Woodward, CPA, as well as a bookkeeper and payroll assistant. She interviews all potential clients and fully describes the services the firm provides. Mendi makes sure all new clients are warmly welcomed. She develops long lasting relationships with the clients and enjoys helping them with their bookkeeping, payroll, and tax returns.
She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from UTSA, and is continuing her education at UTSA in accounting, with aspirations of becoming a CPA. She has worked in the firm of Suzann M. Woodward, CPA, for over 5 years and 2 years part-time while attending UTSA.
Mendi is married to Fred Gardner and has a daughter, Piper. In her spare time, she enjoys playing with Piper, golfing, swimming, cooking, and enjoying her horse, Classic. She keeps herself grounded through faith and family.
Kacey is a bookkeeper for Suzann M. Woodward, CPA. She started working for Suzann in 2013 as the “Director of First Impressions” as the front desk receptionist. Kacey was promoted to the bookkeeping/payroll department in August 2015 where she continues to help the clients that she has come to know and love.
Not only does Kacey stay busy as a bookkeeper, she and her husband Richard stay busy with their children Kenneth, Allison, and Xander. When she is not helping with the FFA, church, or her family, Kacey enjoys spending time at rodeos and watching her children show calves at stock shows.>