Maeda PaliusPalius CFO and Advisory
Maeda Palius works with businesses ranging from startups to larger companies with sales in excess of $50,000,000. She assists her clients with business profitability consulting, financial forecasting, budgeting and strategic planning engagements. Clients' industries include service, retail, construction, restaurant, import, Internet as well as real estate, and represent many types of business entities from "C" and "S" corporations to partnerships to LLC's and LLP's. Maeda earned her BA in 1972 from Humboldt State University in Arcata, California. She qualified for her California CPA license in 1979. She just sold her business, Palius, O’Kelley and Janzen, CPAs Inc. in Santa Barbara, CA and is turning her talents to CFO and Business Advisory services. Maeda belongs to the AICPA. She serves on the California Coastal RDC Board of Directors and Audit committee. She also serve as Treasurer of Get Focused, Stay Focused. She is past president of the NAWBO Santa Barbara chapter, as well as past president of Women's Economic Ventures in Santa Barbara, California. In her spare time Maeda enjoys meeting up with friends, working out, traveling, gardening and playing with her French bulldog, Mollie.