Melissa is actively engaged with all of her clients throughout the year and her passion is offering value as her clients grow and succeed. Melissa is dedicated to client service and problem solving. She focuses on key audit risks and areas of exposure.

Melissa has more than 13 years of public accounting experience and is primarily focused in the real estate and financial services industries. Her clients include real estate funds, real estate joint ventures, private investment funds, SEC registrants, fund of funds, hedge funds and various other investment vehicles and real estate portfolios.

Her financial reporting expertise includes a variety of presentation standards, including experience auditing alternative investments, real estate fair value estimates, and other frequent real estate and fund presentation matters.

Professional/Civic Organizations

  • Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • CREW Network, Commercial Real Estate Women
  • NAIOP, Commercial Real Estate Development Association


  • Masters of Accountancy, Gonzaga University
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Gonzaga University, Cum Laude, Vice President Jesuit National Honors Society (Alpha Sigma Nu)


Service Areas

Our Firm
Peterson Sullivan is a Seattle-based CPA and advisory firm known for the expertise we bring to publicly traded and closely held middle-market companies, nonprofit organizations, and high-net-worth individuals throughout the Pacific Northwest and around the world.
PS Wealth Advisors, LLC is a registered investment adviser in the state of Washington. The adviser may not transact business in states where it is not appropriately registered or exempt from registration. Individualized responses to persons that involve either the effecting of transactions in securities or the rendering of personalized investment advice for compensation will not be made without registration or exemption.