Susan Genzler, CPA 

  837 First Colonial Road Suite C                 

  Virginia Beach, VA 23451

  757-340-7260 fax

About Us

Susan Genzler, the owner and president of Susan Genzler, CPA (formerly known as Starfish Business Solutions, LLC), has been a business accountant and practicing CPA for fifteen years.  Susan worked in the public accounting sector for nine years performing an array of accounting and tax services, including tax return preparation for individuals, corporations and non-profits; audits; reviews;compilations; and the preparation of the annual, quarterly and monthly financial statements.  Many of her clients were businesses in the construction and government contracting industries.

Following her work in public accounting, Susan worked for three years as a corporate controller for a real estate development and management company.  Her responsibilities included financial management of construction, real estate and property management operations.  Through this experience, Susan gained in-depth, practical knowledge of the day to day financial operations of both large and small businesses.

After leaving her position as corporate controller, Susan started her own firm, Starfish Business Solutions, LLC, where she services small businesses with bookkeeping and tax return preparation.  In July 2015, Susan purchased Nina Taubman, CPA.  Nina was an established CPA servicing accounting, bookkeeping and tax clients in the Hampton Roads area for more than thirty years.  Susan will continue to provide the same dedicated services to those clients as well as continue to diligently service the clients she already has in place.

Susan is a gradate of Virginia Tech where she earned a B.S. in Accounting.  She is a member of the AICPA and the Virginia Society of CPAs.  In addition, Susan is a member of the Tidewater Chapter of the Virginia Society of CPAs.  Susan is also very active in the community.  She has been a member of the Mermaid Circle supporting the Children's Hospital of the Kings Daughters for ten years and continues to be actively involved in the circle.  Susan is also the board member of the Alanton Baycliff Recreation Center.  In this role she helps the Recreation Center to thrive and provide entertainment for her community all year round.

Georgina (Gina) Raines started with Susan Genzler, CPA in January 2017.  She provides bookkeeping and tax preparation services to our clients.  Gina's unique experience has provided her not only with accounting skills needed but also helped to develop her leadership and communication skills as well as her knowledge of in technology.

Gina has a rather non-traditional accounting background.  She started her professional career as a Information Systems Technician Petty Officer in the US Navy.  After her time in the Navy she worked in real estate for several years.  During this time Gina went back to school to gain her Bachelors of Science in Accounting from Stayer University. Gina then started her accounting career first as a staff accountant with Rose and Womble Realty Company and later with Klett Consulting Group before coming to Susan Genzler, CPA.  Gina is currently working on obtaining her CPA license. 

Gina is a resident of Norfolk, Virginia where she lives with her husband and dog. 

Judy Brosee joined Susan Genzler, CPA in late 2016.  Judy is our office manager and receptionist.  She is the happy face that welcomes you in the lobby and the voice that greets you on the phone.  Judy also takes care of all the tax return processing and office supplies. 

Judy is from Northern Virginia where she owned and operated a successful property management and real estate business.  She moved to Virginia Beach to be closer to her daughter and grandchildren.  She is currently a Virginia Beach resident of more than 10 years.  Judy is a member of the Dolphin Circle of the Virginia Beach City Union of the Kings Daughters and Sons which raises money for CHKD and other local charities.  She loves to watch her grandchildrens' sporting events and spending time with her friends. 
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