About Us

Why We Love Helping Our Clients

About Valentine & Associates CPA

George Valentine started his accounting firm in 1985 in San Antonio, Texas. Over the years, George has grown the practice to serve customers nationwide. He also serviced this great nation of ours as a member of the US Air Force. He retired as a Colonel with twenty-eight years as a Health Care Executive.

Additionally, he continues to service the accounting and the local community by teaching at two universities, Texas Tech University and Wayland Baptist University. His passion for helping others is reflected in the core values of the firm which he learned in the Air Force: integrity, excellence in all we do, and service before self.

The firm performs many different types of asset, accounting, and tax services to meet the needs of both small business owners and individuals. We understand the importance of having a knowledgeable, service-oriented team guide you through the ever-changing economic landscape. Our team of professionals is known for providing expert analysis, tax advice, and excellent customer service. Additionally, our service offerings are supported by the latest technologies, providing more customized services and giving you greater access to the pertinent financial information you need to make well-informed decisions.

Our Core Principles - To Serve You Well!

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We exist to help your company lower costs, pay less taxes, and improve your bottom line. Your success is our success, too!

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We strive to be equal partners with our clients and with our teammates. We will treat you like one of our own, with respect, compassion, and accountability. This is reflected even in the little things, like answering your questions and calling you back promptly.

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Our company insists that all our staff achieve and maintain a high degree of professionalism. So you can be assured that your books and tax returns will be highly accurate - without any mistakes.

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We are committed to improving daily to grow in business (and life). This requires us to challenge the status quo and actively pursue improvements in ourselves, our processes, and the technology we use to help our clients.

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Proactively Strategic

A lot of accounting is historically based. For example, your tax return is chiefly about what has transpired already. While this is important, we feel it’s even better to help clients strategically plan for the future. We’ll help you view your business from ‘30,000 feet’ and choose the best tax and financial strategies for long-term success.

Meet the Team

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George Valentine, CPA


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Tommy Valentine

Director of Accounting

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Ina Nolen

Firm Administrator

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Larana Kirby

Payroll Specialist

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Shane Valentine

Client Experience Ambassador


Chris Cummings

Accounting Manager


Darrell P Thompson, CPA

Director of Audit


Ida Ribera

Firm Administrator

Jadis Tucker



Kevin Fortner

Client Relations Director


Margaret Thompson



Patricia Bryant, CPA

Director of Tax


Priscilla Salazar

Office Admin


Ralph Palumbo, CPA

Tax Manager

Vineetha Shenoy, EA

Tax Manager

Our Mission

Transforming knowledge into wealth for our customers, employees, and communities.

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Excellence In All We Do

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What Makes Valentine & Associates CPAs Different…And Better

We’re here to help business owners take home more profits.

Yes, we ensure you have accurate books and tax returns filed on time.

But we’re more than just bookkeepers or task-fulfillers. We’re proactive, forward-thinking problem solvers. And we’ll help you build a solid financial strategy for your business.

Have any questions?

Ready to talk about your accounting needs?

Schedule a free, no-pressure consultation today,
and take your next steps towards better financial success.