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 where she gained experience in multiple industries throughout Southern California & Arizona and earned her CPA. She then transitioned to private industry working for local government and corporate entities. Seeking to return to client service and build relationships, she joined Sayva in 2018 and specializes in providing accounting services for local small businesses. In her spare time, Ria enjoys music, being outdoors, and traveling and exploring new places with friends and family.