Shari Hodges

Family: I live in Clovis with my husband, our daughter, 2 dogs and too many cats.

What did you do before the Garabedian Group? I have 10 years of accumulated Accounting Administrative experience. As well as over twenty years of administrative experience overall having worked in various industries.

What qualities does it take to work at an accounting firm and what can you tell me about the team that works with you? Accuracy, attention to detail, follow through, patience and assuring the document process is completed from beginning to end.

What’s the most rewarding part of what you do? When I hear a client is more than pleased with our offered services and assistance in their business or personal financial needs. Their quality of life has improved through our services. 

What innovations in the accounting world are you most excited about? All the new software in tax preparation and electronic retention. The ability to work remotely as effeceintly as when in our actual office. 

What are your roots in the San Joaquin Valley? My family moved to Fresno from the Bay Area in 2004 as my husband's family is here and we wanted to be close to them.

What do you do in your spare time? I swim, read, tend to our pet "herd", and generally spend time with my family.