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About Us

Background

The firm of Demello, McAuley, McReynolds & Holland, LLP was formed in 2007 as a result of a merger of two Humboldt County certified public accounting firms. The principals of Demello, McAuley, McReynolds & Holland, LLP have been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses for many years. Demello, McAuley, McReynolds & Holland, LLP's expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as audits, financial statements, and estate and trust planning.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs, thorough research, and sound analysis. Demello, McAuley, McReynolds & Holland, LLP is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism.

Our Team

Keith Demello

kdemello@dmmh-cpa.com 707-445-0871 (Eureka) 707-725-9184 (Fortuna)

Born and raised in Fortuna, California, Keith G. Demello graduated in 1981 from Chico State University receiving a Bachelors of Science Degree in Business, with an emphasis in Accounting. Immediately after graduating, he began his accounting career with Gandy, Scott, Tollefson & Co. in Redding, California. In the fall of 1983, Keith returned to Humboldt County joining Fred Nunnemaker, an Accounting Corporation. In 1986, Keith became a partner and the firm name was changed to Nunnemaker & Demelo. After Fred retired in the mid 90's, the firm name changed to Demello, Dominguez & Co. with with the admittance of Gayle Dominguez as partner. Upon Gayle's retirement at the end of 2006 the firm merged into the current accounting firm. Outside of work, Keith enjoys coaching youth sports, golf, tennis, traveling and attending and serving Hydesville Community Church. Keith is married to Danette, and is the proud father of Shane, Cole and Ryan.

Bill McAuley

bmcauley@dmmh-cpa.com 707-445-0871

A native of Humboldt County, J. William “Bill” McAuley graduated with honors from Humboldt State University in May of 1983 with a Bachelors of Science in business administration, with a concentration in accounting. He began his career immediately thereafter, becoming a partner in a predecessor accounting firm in January of 1990. He has served as President of the Rotary Club of Eureka and the Greater Eureka Chamber of Commerce. His civic involvement currently includes membership in the Rotary Club of Eureka as well as serving on the Board of Directors of Redwood Capital Bank, Northern California Community Blood Bank, and the College of the Redwoods Foundation. Bill and his wife Cynthia reside in Eureka, have two adult sons, and are avid fans of Bay Area sports teams. Favorite family activities include travel, hiking, fishing and golf.

Kim McReynolds

kmcreynolds@dmmh-cpa.com 707-445-0871

Kimber "Kim" McReynolds graduated from Humboldt State University in May 1992 with a Bachelors of Science in business administration, with a concentration in accounting. She began her career in July of the same year with a predecessor firm. She received her CPA license in 1994, and became a partner in January 2004. She also attained her certified fraud examiner (CFE) license several years ago. Kim has been involved in various youth activities with her children over the past 18 years. She is currently the treasurer for Dow's Prairie Parent Club and a committee member for Winter Express (McKinleyville Lions Club). Kim and her family reside in McKinleyville. The family enjoys many different sports-related activities and traveling.

Phil Holland

pholland@dmmh-cpa.com 707-445-0871

Philip “Phil” R. Holland graduated from Humboldt State University with a Bachelors of Science in business administration and a concentration in accounting. He graduated in 1992 and was selected as the Outstanding Student in Academic Achievement for his graduating class. Following graduation, he immediately began working for an accounting firm in Eureka, passing the CPA exam and becoming licensed as a CPA in 1996. He spent several years as treasurer of the Humboldt County Historical Society and is currently treasurer for the Humboldt County Chapter of Ducks Unlimited. He grew up on his family’s cattle ranch on the outskirts of Eureka and can still be found spending much of his free time there.

Shan Grundman

sgrundman@dmmh-cpa.com 707-725-9184

Shan Grundman grew up in the Mad River/Dinsmore area and graduated with honors from Pepperdine University in 1994 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Sports Medicine. She returned to the area after graduating, met her future husband, and enrolled in the Masters of Business Administration program at Humboldt State University. She began working with Nunnemaker and Demello in 1996 and became a licensed CPA in 2000. She became a partner at Demello, McAuley, McReynolds & Holland, LLP in 2007. Shan and her husband, Fred, enjoy sharing their love of the outdoors and traveling with their two children, Saige and Kyle.

Sarah J. Wright

swright@dmmh-cpa.com 707-445-0871

A life-long Humbolt County resident, Sarah J. Wright, graduated Cum Laude honors from Humbolt State University in 2005 with a Bachelors of Science in business administration. She began her career immediately thereafter, and was licensed as a CPA in 2010. In addition, Sarah has an associates in Arts technical degree, graduating Summa Cum Laude Honors from the College of the Redwoods. She is a member of the American Institute of CPA's and the California Society of CPA's. Since 2007, she has volunteered accounting services for Calvary Chapel of Fortuna. Sarah and her family reside in Fortuna where they enjoy camping, kayaking and family BBQ's.