Ria is a New York native with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of San Diego and a master’s degree in Accountancy from San Francisco State University. She started her career in public accounting with Grant Thornton’s audit practice in San Diego, gained experience in multiple industries throughout Southern California & Arizona, and earned her CPA. She then gained private industry experience working for local government and corporate entities. Seeking to return to client service and build relationships, she joined Sayva in 2018 and now specializes in providing accounting services for local small businesses in San Diego. In her spare time, Ria enjoys music, being outdoors, traveling, and exploring new places with friends and family.