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About Us

About Our Firm

 

About Our Firm

Since 1982, our firm has been providing quality, personalized bookkeeping services to local Austin businesses with an emphasis on individualized customer care. We provide simple and easy to read customized financial reports. We work closely with your in-house bookkeeper and your CPA. Our greatest referral sources are CPA firms because we prepare financial statements in an accurate and timely manner which allows them to effectively do tax planning and tax preparation. Though not exclusive, we have specialized experience in professional businesses such as dentists, physicians and attorneys.
 

Get to Know Our Team

Our Team

Kim Maire
President
kim@mairehamblin.com

In a world of increasingly automated account services, Kim's business philosophy strongly emphasizes the importance of providing personalized, one-on-one care and simplified financial statements that are relevant to each client's business needs. This philosophy is at the heart of Maire & Associates' successful reputation as a leader in the Austin bookkeeping/accounting industry.

A native of Houston, Texas, Kim attended The University of Houston where she completed her Bachelor of Science degree in 1979. Seeking a change of pace, Kim moved to the Austin area where she worked within the field of dentistry. In 1982, she was one of the original founders of what is now called Maire & Associates, LLC. With 35 years of experience, Kim specializing in bookkeeping/accounting services for professional clients such as dental, medical, law practices, consultants, physical therapist, psychologist, Realtors, etc….

Formerly, Maire Hamblin & Associates, Kim and her business partner, Linda Hamblin worked together for over 28 years before Linda decided to retire at the end of 2016. Kim and her team of bookkeeping professionals have worked hard to make sure the client transition was seamless.

Special Interests: Real Estate Investments, Sports Enthusiast, Photography and Music Business Management

Sherri Aswell
Accounts Manager/Bookkeeper
sherri@mairehamblin.com

Sherri Aswell joined Maire & Associates with 15 years of accounting and bookkeeping experience. Earning her MBA in Accounting in 2012 from Keller Graduate School of Management in Austin, Texas, Sherri brings a fresh enthusiasm to the Maire & Associates team. In three short years, she has been promoted to Accounts Manager due to her exceptional accounting skills and leadership qualities.

When she isn’t glued to a computer screen working her accounting magic, she spends her time watching her children participate in competitive volleyball, basketball and swimming. When there is a moment of free time for herself, she relaxes and unwinds with a good book.

Jillian Jacobs
Office Manager/Bookkeeper
jillian@mairehamblin.com

Originally from Dallas, Texas, Jillian moved to Austin in 2009 and received her Bachelor's degree from St Edwards University. She received 3 years of bookkeeping/accounting experience from a CPA firm prior to joining Maire & Associates, LLC. She enjoys working with her clients to consistently produce accurate financial reports and prides herself in always completing her work in a timely manner. She has recently been promoted to Office Manager because her customer service skills are exceptional. When she isn't working with numbers, she enjoys exercising the creative side of her brain with freelance photography as well as kayaking and exploring Austin.

Andrea Pikoff
Bookkeeper
andrea@mairehamblin.com

Andrea became a part of the Maire & Associates team in 2013. She has eight years of bookkeeping experience and is meticulous in her work. This strong attention to detail makes her a perfect fit for this firm. When she is away from work, her hobbies include spending time with her family, watching her children compete in sports, playing soccer and exercising.

Melodye Gatling
Bookkeeper
melodye@mairehamblin.com

Melodye joined the Maire & Assocates team in 2016. Originally from Abilene, Melodye came to Austin to attend the University of Texas and brings with her over 30 years of accounting experience. She enjoys working with numbers, logic, and people. She excels in customer service and will spend whatever time is necessary to meet her client’s deadlines.

Outside of work, she loves spending time with her precious grandkids, family and friends. Interests include reading, UT football, and theater.

Anfisa Trull
Bookkeeper
anfisa@mairehamblin.com

The newest member of our team, Anfisa is originally from Siberia, Russia where she was a CPA. She brings a spirited and fun energy to Maire & Associates. Her 10 years of accounting experience, started with the Academy of Budget and Treasury of Omsk Russia. She has brought a wealth of knowledge to our team and we are thrilled to have her.