La’Toya is licensed by the state of Virginia as a Certified Public Accountant. She obtained a B.S. in Accounting from Virginia Tech. La’Toya fell in love with accounting from an intro-exploratory career class early in high school. Her thirst for knowledge in this field has never stopped. She has always been great in math since she can remember, so when she found out about accounting, it just made sense!
Using her experiences, she helps small businesses grow and achieve their goals, assist them in making the best decisions for their business, and evaluating all opportunities for expansion to ensure the numbers make good financial sense.
La’Toya spends her spare time reading, at the gym, or with her husband, Damien, and their children. She also loves to travel and intends to see the entire world.
La’Toya Ray, CPA
Calandra is new to our team as the Administrative Assistant for all things Fresh Start Tax & Accounting, LLC. She obtained an Associates Degree in Accounting at Bryant & Stratton College.
Calandra is a seasoned Executive Assistant with over 20 years in this field. She has extensive experience with all administrative tasks, including scheduling, attention to detail, and correspondence. She has had the success of utilizing her administrative skills in the Accounting, Construction, Medical and other business fields.
Calandra enjoys cooking, traveling and spending time with her family and 2 beautiful grandbabies.