Strengthen Your Organization's Financial Health

Local Government Accounting Experts

Strengthen Your Organization's Financial Health

1 Improve Risk Management

2  Reduce Overhead Costs
3 Increase Regulatory Compliance
4 Strengthen Internal Controls
Our Promise

Superior Accuracy

Ensuring financial integrity is a vital aspect of running a successful association. Establish proper financial oversight with the expert help of a team that understands the complex GAAP and GASB reporting requirements for local governments.

Unparalleled Expertise

Whether you need a full accounting and finance department or a helping hand to support your current staff, the right expertise is easily accessible at a fraction of the staffing cost.We cultivate a collaborative relationship so you feel like we are just down the hall.

Leading Technology

By having access to powerful and scalable accounting software and applications that automate monthly accounting functions, you can save money and improve efficiency enabling you to focus on what matters. Our team is experienced with Tyler Technology Software, Local Government Corp, Quickbooks, Bill, SAGE Intacct, and many more.

Strategic Insights

Strong financial systems, processes, and controls are critical not only to ensure compliance but also to strengthen your financial health and contribute to your overall success. From assistance navigating financial challenges to developing statements to clearly articulate your financial performance, our CFO level services can transform your accounting and finance department into the asset it should be for your organization.

Next Steps

Michelle Philo (Jilek)

Director of New Client Experience & Technical Services

Over twenty-five (25) years of experience including accounting, consulting, and auditing services, with over a decade of governmental accounting experience. Michelle provides leadership and direction for a variety of functions including Onboarding & Quality Control, Accounting Implementation, Systems Implementation & Support, and Local Government Services.

Kimberly Deem

Senior Accountant

Over twenty (20) years of accounting experience spent in the Local Government and Nonprofit field. Previously, Kim has served as the Assistant Finance Director for the City of Hendersonville, and as Supervisor of Financial Accounting and Reporting for the Sumner County Board of Education. Kim currently oversees supervision of Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and managing month-end close processes.

Mary Beth Ippich

Software Implementaton Specialist

Over twenty (20) years of experience in the Information Technology field, including ten (10) years as the Director of Information Technology at the local government level. Mary Beth specializes in the migration of clients into new accounting systems as well as system configuration enhancements for our clients.


The Chazin Way

Local Government Experts

With over a decade of experience serving local governments
We pride ourselves in having a unique understanding of local government accounting and reporting needs. Our accountants updated and trained regularly on best practices and the changes to GAAP and GASB requirements that impact organizations.

Customized Services

Tailored solutions to fulfill each client's specific needs.
We offer a flexible business model to fit your organization’s specific accounting needs. We believe that nonprofits deserve personalized, quality service and should not settle for a one-size-fits-all approach. We collaborate with you to provide a customized solution that is not only cost-effective but also strengthens your accounting function.

Daily Accessibility

Virtual services that feel like we're just down the hall.
Your Chazin & Company team is accessible to you each and every workday – not just certain times of the month. We combine proactive and personalized service with tailored communication processes to cultivate a collaborative relationship, so you feel like we are just down the hall.
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