About Us

Our team offers you full service accounting while specializing in healthcare practices, business growth plans as well as business and medical practice advisory services. Located in Queens, New York, utilize us for all your business’ tax and advisory needs through our cloud based accounting technology and our virtual CFO services.


We continue to embrace the technology that allows us to create and maintain real-time business systems that result in optimized productivity, profitability, customer experience and insight.

Our mission is to provide easily understandable and interpretable data on a regular basis to help our clients turn challenges into opportunities by striving to accomplish the 6 W.R.I.T.E.S.

Wealth Generation- planning for long term goals

Risk reduction through improved systems and processes

Increased gross profits – product/customer optimization

Time savings through technology implementation

Expense control, budgeting and reduction

Stress reduction – owner and staff


We are extraordinary accountants and advisors who speak in plain English, Spanish and Chinese while having fun reaching our goal of providing you with valuable services. Whether you are a small or large business, or an individual, we are here to help.

Though our team members are committed to personal development, we don’t take ourselves too seriously. We continue to seek out personal growth opportunities making us well-rounded.

Our Team

“It’s not about the pieces; it’s about how they fit together”

We try to eat lunch together every day, even during tax season!
Crammed around the table we work on the NYT crossword puzzle or use our cell phone to play “Words with Friends.”

Andrea Parness, CPA

Andrea Parness CPA-Owner of A. Parness Company CPA., has been in practice for over 30 years. Prior to starting her own firm in 1985, she was a partner in a small CPA firm located in Great Neck, NY and worked as an internal auditor and financial

Elizabeth Spradley

Elizabeth Spradley, mother of two has been in the accounting profession approximately 20 years. She received her BBA in Accounting from Edward Waters College, Jacksonville, Fl. Elizabeth is a New York native and currently resides in Queens. In her

Monica Monzo

Monica Monzo, has been in the accounting field since 1985. She has an AS Degree in Computer Science and a dual BS in Mathematics and Secondary Education. Monica currently resides in central NJ with her husband and 2 children. She is extremely

Myriam Mendizabal

Myriam Mendizabal was born in Quito, Ecuador and has lived in the United States since 1963. She has been in the accounting field in excess of 30 years and has been with A Parness Company since 1989. She currently resides in Florida. She has 3 grown

Raquel Henry

Raquel Henry joined our team approximately 8 years ago. She holds an Associate Degree in Marketing and is currently pursuing her Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. She enjoys travel and visits her hometown of Bridgetown, Barbados whenever she has

Martha Essel

Martha Essel was born in Colombia where she studied accounting. In 2004 she moved to the United States to join her fiancée. Martha is a self-made chef who loves to photograph her dishes and often brings our staff a sampling. She and her husband

Ramona Silas

Ramona Silas, Guyana born, came to the United States at the age of six. She graduated in 2015 from New Jersey City University, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Management. She is the Client Service Coordinator here at A. Parness CPA.

Victoria Dadario

Victoria Dadario has been exposed to accounting since she was a senior in high school and has continued to work with us throughout her career at Brooklyn College. She graduated college in the fall of 2017 with a Bachelor's Degree in Communications