Phillip Haley, Jr

Phillip Haley, CPA has worked in the accounting industry for over 25 years.  He began his career in the tax department at KPMG, upon graduating from Louisiana Tech with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree as well as a Master of Business Administration.  After 9 years as a Senior Manager at KPMG, Phil joined the James, Hardy, and Haley firm, where he became partner in 2002.  His areas of focus include but are not limited to: preparation of tax returns for business, individual, trusts and estates, and nonprofits; tax and estate planning; personal financial services, developing and maintaining successful client business relationships; business consulting; attestation services of compilations, financial statement reviews, and audits; forensic accounting; internal control projects.

Phil is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Louisiana Society of Certified Public Accountants, Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants, and Florida Society of Certified Public Accountants.  He has been continuously involved in various community volunteer projects.

Phil@jameshardy.com
(318) 227-4611 Office and Fax
(318) 393-5383 Cellphone

Vee Alidema

Vee joined James, Hardy, and Haley, CPAs in 2010 as a tax intern.  Upon graduation from Centenary College of Louisiana, with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, she was hired as a full-time accountant.  Her responsibilities include preparation of tax returns for business, individual, trusts and estates, and nonprofits; tax projections and planning; developing and maintaining successful client business relationships; business consulting; attestation services of compilations, financial statement reviews, and audits; forensic accounting; internal control; payroll processing; QuickBooks consulting; internal control projects; peer review team member.

Vee is a certified QuickBooks user, member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and speaks four languages.  She is involved with the Feed the Hungry Mission and various other areas with her church.

VHaley@jameshardy.com
(318) 227-4612 Office and Fax

Melanie Brown

Melanie joined James, Hardy and Haley CPA’s in August 2016 where she works as a Staff Accountant. Since joining the firm, she has assisted a diverse range of businesses, individuals and nonprofit organizations with tax matters. She is proficient with QuickBooks as well as accounting services.

Melanie received her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Louisiana Tech University in 2015 and her Master of Professional Accountancy in 2016. She is currently a member of the Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants.

Melanie@jameshardy.com
(318) 227-4617 Office and Fax

Jamie Ellis

Jamie joined James, Hardy and Haley, CPAs in October of 2016 as an executive assistant. She is currently completing her associate’s degree at Bossier Parish Community College and will then pursue her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. She has also taken several continuing education courses at Louisiana State University Shreveport for writing, QuickBooks and Human Resources. Her responsibilities include assisting accountants with completion of returns, firm bookkeeping, payroll, assists with human resources and recruiting, assists with marketing, QuickBooks entries and reconciliations, and report preparation.

Jamie volunteers in her children’s classrooms and libraries at their schools. She also helps with the youth group at her church. Jamie is active in her local cycling and BMX community.

Jamie@jameshardy.com
(318) 227-4684 Office and Fax

Kevin Trimble

CPA

Kevin joined the firm in January 2011. He became a CPA in December 2013 and his responsibilities include communicating with clients to discuss present and future tax saving opportunities, and completing tax returns for individuals, corporations, partnerships and trusts. Kevin is proficient in QuickBooks and accounting services. Kevin has also worked on audit, reviews and other attest engagements.

Kevin is currently a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants. Kevin is an active member of Asbury United Methodist Church and has served as the Treasury. Kevin received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Louisiana State University in Shreveport in 2011.

Kevin@jameshardy.com
(318) 227-4627 Office and Fax

Patrick Beatty

Patrick joined James, Hardy, & Haley CPAs in July of 2017 as a staff accountant. His responsibilities include but are not limited to: assisting in the performance of Audit engagements of public, private, and not-for-profit entities, financial statement reviews and compilations, and preparation of tax returns for business and individuals. Patrick also possesses a strong background in QuickBooks accounting software. He is also currently working towards earning his Certified Public Accountant credentials in the state of Louisiana, and he anticipates earning these credentials by the summer of 2018. Patrick attended Louisiana Tech University where he received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting in the spring of 2015.

Patrick is currently a member of the Shreveport Cabosa soccer league and has been an active participant in numerous volunteer organizations throughout the Shreveport-Bossier area.

Patrick@jameshardy.com
(318) 227-4623 Office and Fax

Lindsay C. Dolotina

With over 12 years of public and private accounting experience, Lindsay joined the firm in November 2016. She works as a Senior Tax Accountant and her responsibilities include communicating with clients to discuss present and future tax saving opportunities, and completing tax returns for individuals, corporations, partnerships and trusts. Lindsay is also proficient in QuickBooks and accounting services. She can accommodate any client with their accounting needs.

Lindsay is currently a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants. Lindsay is a member of the Krewe of Centaur where she is the Treasurer of her float. She was a past participant in the Louisiana Association of Non-Profit Organizations Leadership Class. Lindsay received her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Louisiana State University in Shreveport in 2005.

Lindsay@jameshardy.com
(318) 227-4685 Office and Fax