The Team


Meet the Professionals of Lockhart Professional Services
Whatever you need—we’ve got the right person with the perfect set of skills

The accountants and staff of Lockhart Professional Services are all well-rounded individuals with an expansive depth and breadth of knowledge in every area of accounting, marketing, human resources, and business development. Each also has a particular area of expertise to meet your business accounting needs with skill and assurance.

Amelia Lockhart, MBA, JD

Expert in Coordinating Businesses and Assisting Individuals

Amelia Lockhart has a Juris Doctorate from Seattle University School of Law where she focused her studies on Tax Law. Additionally, she obtained her Masters and a Graduate Certificate in Finance from University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth and two Bachelor degrees from Pennsylvania State University, in Finance and Economics. While at Pennsylvania State University she also obtained a minor in International Studies, studying International Economics in Southern France.

In addition to her several degrees, Amelia is a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor, Financial Educator, and Tax Preparer. She is also a member of the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers, and the American Institute for CPAs. She has been in the Accounting, Finance, and Banking Industry for over 10+ years.

In 2012, Amelia left her day job as a loan underwriter and servicer to started her practice, after repeated requests for debt management, student loan assistance, and credit counseling consultations from friends, family, and neighbors. In 2014, she moved to Washington with her husband and cat. She decided to put her years as a Project Accountant & Payroll Specialist for large Engineering and Construction firms to good use assisting small to medium size business owners. Lockhart Professional Services now offers a wide range of personal and business services.

Robert Lockhart
Senior Associate

Expert in Day-To-Day Tactical Business Execution

While Robert may not have intended to become a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and Accountant, having majored in History at University of Massachusetts, he has been assisting his wife with clients of their practice for several years. He is the logistical brains and IT guru of Lockhart Professional Services.

As a student of Seattle University School of Law, he also has a particular understanding of the reporting, reconciliation, permit procurement, and accounting needs of subcontractors and developers.


Sterling Adams
Senior Associate

Expert in Customer Happiness

Sterling is our Accounts Supervisor. He manages our Junior Associates and consults with clients on business startup and growth strategies. He enjoys explaining the numbers in easy-to-understand terms to create value and ensure proper tax planning.


Abby Daniels
Junior Associate

Fearless in the Face of the State Agencies and the IRS

Abby is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and an experienced full charge bookkeeper in various industries including construction, retail, and non-profits. She loves working with new business owners and she is passionate about helping individuals be financially successful and save money on their taxes.


Ruth Archer
Junior Associate

Wiz of Virtual Accounting

Ruth is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and has over ten years experience as a project accountant servicing small businesses. She specializes in tax preparation, payroll, and inventory management.

Ruth is one of our Virtual Accountants, assisting customers across the United States.


Nancy Tanner

Resident QuickBooks Doctor

Nancy is the firm’s QuickBooks guru and has often been referred to as the QuickBooks Doctor. She is the technical expert of Lockhart Professional Services.

Office Mascot

Cairo is a six-year-old Bombay. He loves to be the center of attention. When ignored he lays in the middle of your desk and slowly pushes everything out of the way until he is the only thing left on the desk.

Mr. Cairo occasionally visits the office on rough days where he works hard as a Therapy Animal. He specializes in purr-therapy for stressed tax clients.