Rico Delodovici, EA – President
Rico has been practicing as an Enrolled Agent for more then 20 years.
He is a past president of the Golden Gate Society of Enrolled Agents, and was elected to the Golden Gate Society’s Hall of Fame in 2016.
Rico has sat on the Board of Directors of the California Society of Enrolled Agents, and has chaired several committees, including Public Information and Awareness, and Political Action.
Rico was a member of the Franchise Tax Board Advisory Council – a group that advises FTB on tax issues and how they affect the tax-paying public.
He currently practices in Burlingame.
Philip Levine, EA – President Elect
Philip co-owns Padgett Business Services – Silicon Valley West which is based in Los Gatos CA with his spouse Susan.
Following receiving his MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business Philip spent over 20 years in the semiconductor industry with an emphasis in international marketing for companies that include Intel, Zilog and Fairchild.
Philip joined Susan’s consulting practice in 2008 by adding tax services and received his EA in 2011 and also became a NTPI fellow in 2014.
The main focus of their practice is offering tax and CFO/Controller services to small to medium sized technology based businesses and their owners many of which are foreign owned corporations. Philip also thrives with the challenges of resolving client collections and audit issues with the IRS and the CA FTB.
Sandy Sparkman, EA – Vice President
Sandy Sparkman is the owner of Sparkman & Company which provides tax and accounting services.
She became an Enrolled Agent in 2017 after assisting her husband in his CPA practice for over 15 years.
Membership: NAEA,CSEA, and MSEA.
Sandy is also a licensed Realtor and a Certified Senior Advisor.
Chris Grindy, EA – Treasurer
Chris Grindy is an officer of Grindy Tax Service, Inc. established in San Jose in 1941.
He became an enrolled agent in 2012 and is the Mission EA of the Year for 2014-2015. Membership: NAEA, CSEA, and MSEA.
Chris began as a VITA volunteer in 2005 prior to retiring from the US Navy and progressed through CTEC to becoming an EA.
Chris is currently serving as the Technologies Committee Chair, and backup Webmaster.
Andrea Ruiz, EA – Secretary
Andrea is a self-employed tax consultant and licensed Enrolled Agent since 2012.
She is a graduate of San Jose State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, concentration in Accounting.
This is her second year serving on the Board for Mission Society of Enrolled Agents and Co-Chair of the Education Committee.
Elizabeth “Liz” DiTullio, EA – Immediate Past President
Passed See Exam in 2010
MSEA Secretary 2016-2017 & 2017-2018
EA of the Year 2016-2017
Self employed owner of Redwood Tax Service since 2000
Virginia Justus, EA – Director (2nd Year of 2 Year Term)
Alganesh F. Gerezgiher, EA – Director (2nd year of 2 year Term)
David Hatt, EA – Director (2nd Year of 2 Year Term)
Randy Warshawsky, EA – Director (2nd Year of 2 Year term)
Partner at The Tax Man since 1986
President of Mission Society 2007-2008
President of Mission Society 2008-2009
Enrolled Agent of the year in 2005
Lifetime achievement award 2010
Myra Thompson, EA – Director (1st Year of 2 Year Term)
Received IRS EA designation 1981.
MSEA President 2018-2019
Life Time achievment award 2016, Enrolled Agent of the year 2010-2011.
Twice president elect, CSEA director 2 years, MSEA Director, Chair of Membership and Education Committees.
Past Vita, SEE class and CTEC instructor.
Worked Intel Corp, 2000 to 2012, Expatriate Tax Department, Senior Analyst.
Worked for KPMG, 1996 to 2000, Expatriate Tax Department, Senior Analyst.
United Tax Service, subsidiary of First Nationwide Bank, Tax Area manager 1991 to 1996.
Self-Employed owner of “Thompson Tax Service”, since 1/2 Dome was full Dome.
Jack Borok, EA – Director (1st Year of 2 Year Term)
Jack Borok has been an enrolled agent since 2003.
Prior to that he worked as an auditor for Price Waterhouse Coopers for three years and in the finance department at Intel for twelve years.
He has a broad financial background, having passed the real estate salesman exam, the Certified Financial Planner exam, the CPA exam and stockbroker exam, in addition to the enrolled agent exam.
He specializes in preparing individual tax returns.