Clarke Perlin LLC offers you a combined 89 plus years of public accounting experience. We have the knowledge and technical ability to help your business grow and meet all of your tax, accounting and financial needs. We stand firm on loyalty, honesty and ethics; and come to you ready to serve, solve and satisfy. We look forward to working with you.
Lisa Clarke, CPA, MST
Lisa has over 19 years of public accounting experience. Lisa graduated from University of Richmond, Robins School of Business with a degree in accounting in 1995. She received her Master’s in Taxation from American University in 2002. Lisa worked with two of the largest regional accounting firms in the Washington, D.C. area before starting her own practice in 2005. She has been managing her own practice and serving small to mid-size businesses in the areas of income tax preparation, CFO consulting services, cash flow management, accounting services and individual and business tax planning. Lisa is a member of the Maryland Society of Accountants and the National Association of Tax Professionals.
Lisa resides in Severna Park, Maryland with her family. Lisa is very active in her community and has served as PTA treasurer and Chairman of the Chartwell Junior Golf Program.
Jennifer Perlin, CPA
Jennifer has over 20 years of public accounting experience servicing family owned businesses in the Washington DC area. Jennifer graduated from the University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business with a degree in Accounting in 1992 and received her CPA designation in 1994. Jennifer was employed with two Washington, D.C area accounting firms from 1994 through 2012, servicing small family owned businesses in the area. During 2012, Jennifer started her own practice. She has experience preparing individual and all business type tax returns and assisting with tax planning and projections. She has managed numerous financial statement engagements and has consulted with her clients on a number of matters including cash flow analysis, internal control reviews, and analysis of performance benchmarks. Jennifer is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants.
Jennifer lives in the Columbia, Maryland, area with her family. Jennifer has served as Treasurer and President of the PTA and is active in her church and local boys and girls club.
Tom has over 50 years of public accounting experience. After graduating from Drexel University, he began his career with a CPA firm in Philadelphia and Washington DC , then started his own CPA firm which he sold to Lisa Clarke, CPA in 2010. Tom has experience in all areas of audit and tax preparation. He is an active instructor for many continuing education courses teaching other CPAs the latest updates in our field.
Tom spends as much time as he can with his 11 grandchildren.