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Our Staff

Our Team

Scott Mattingly

Scott Mattingly founded the firm in November 2013.  Prior to that time Scott had worked in various regional accounting firms since May 1998. 

Scott graduated from Mount Saint Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, Maryland in 1998 with a BS in Accounting and a minor in Economics.  He received his Certified Public Accountant designation in August 1999.  In 2001 he received his credentials as a Certified Financial Planner and in May 2011 received his Certified Retirement Planning Specialist credentials. 

Scott’s areas of expertise are individual and corporate tax, tax planning, outsourced CFO work, IRS audit representation, personal financial planning, budgeting and forecasting, succession planning, and mergers and acquisitions. 

Scott is involved with the St. Ursula School Finance Committee and St. Ursula’s Father’s Club.  He is also involved with the Notre Dame Prep Father’s Club. 

He lives in Hydes, Maryland with his wife, Diane, their three children, Charlotte, Drew and Claire and their dog, Jack. 

When not working, Scott enjoys running, biking, hiking, gardening and landscaping, weight & cross training and his children’s sports and activities.  

Diane Mattingly

Diane Mattingly went to Towson University and graduated in 1998 with a BS in Accounting.  She has been with the firm since 2016.

Diane’s areas of expertise are QuickBooks training, Payroll, QuickBooks support and bookkeeping services.

She lives in Hydes with her husband, Scott and their 3 children, Charlotte, Drew and Claire and their dog Jack.

With three very active children, she doesn’t have very much free time after watching their kids play sports and participate in other activities, but when she does have down time she enjoys arts and crafts and reading.

Lynn Bright

Lynn Bright has been with the firm since 2015. Lynn went to the University of Maryland College Park. She has been in the tax industry 47 years.

Lynn’s areas of expertise are individual, trust, estate, and gift tax.

Lynn lives in the Chase/Middle River area of Baltimore County.  She has 3 children - Jennifer, David, and Timothy.

In her free time she likes to garden, read, playing on her iPad, and do puzzles. Her most favorite thing to do outside of work is spend time with her six grandchildren who range in age from 17 months to 15 years.

Michael Tirocchi

Michael Tirocchi has been with our firm since 2017. 

Mike graduated from Stevenson University in 2007 with a BS in Business Administration. 

His areas of expertise are not-for-profit, partnerships, S-Corps and taxation. 

Mike lives in Fallston, Maryland with his wife and two daughters, their dog and 2 guinea pigs.

He volunteers with the Father’s Club at his daughters’ school. 

In his free time Mike enjoys spending time outdoors camping, hiking and gardening.  His family loves traveling to Disney World.  

Robert Besante

Robert Besante joined our firm in January 2020. 

Rob graduated from Towson University in 2019 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. He specializes in bookkeeping, tax preparation, and tax planning services. Rob values client relationships and puts emphasis on assisting them however possible. Armed with the firm’s resources, he aims to provide clients with an all-encompassing service ranging from individual and corporate tax preparation and planning to monthly bookkeeping and financial statement analysis.

Rob volunteers to coach a youth tournament baseball team for an organization called Maryland Crush. The team travels up and down the east coast to play in top-tier tournaments.

He lives in Abingdon, Maryland with his dog Luna. 

Outside of work, Rob’s favorite activities are coaching baseball and going fishing. He is an avid bass angler and enjoys being outdoors and going camping. Rob is also a huge Philadelphia sports fan and loves spending time with his family watching the Eagles, Phillies, Flyers, and 76ers.