Rochelle Chandler was raised in Texas, attending the University of Texas at Arlington. While attending college, she started her career in the accounting industry. After obtaining her CPA license and working in the industry for 10 years, Rochelle founded her CPA practice in 1995 which is now known as Chandler & Knowles CPAs, PLLC. Since accounting and financial planning are closely related, she expanded her practice to include financial planning in order to provide a higher level of service to her current clients.
Rochelle holds an insurance license. Her objective is to assist her clients in implementing tax reduction strategies as well as setting, achieving and measuring their other financial goals and objectives. Rochelle is a member of the American Institute for Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the American Payroll Association (APA). She has also been certified by the APA as a payroll professional. She is a member of the Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce, Masterminds and serves on the Board of CASA. She is a former member of the Flower Mound Rotary Club and Toastmasters. Rochelle lives with her husband and four daughters in Flower Mound.
KRISTINA "KRISTY" KNOWLESPartner/CPA
Kristy Knowles was raised in East Texas, attending Kilgore High School, Kilgore College, and then Stephen F. Austin State University where she obtained her BBA in Accounting. Kristy moved to the Dallas area immediately after graduating and worked in Corporate Accounting for 9 years. She obtainer her CPA license in 1996.
Kristy joined the firm in May, 2000 and was named partner in January, 2007. She lives with her husband and two sons in Flower Mound.