Meet Our Team

Matt Holdsworth: Founder

Matt Holdsworth, CPA, Founding Partner

Matt is a native Arizonan who moved from Flagstaff to Prescott in 2002. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Northern Arizona University with a degree in Accountancy and minor in Computer Information Systems. Matt worked as a financial analyst for Honeywell in Phoenix and then moved to Flagstaff and worked as a controller for a residential and commercial contractor. More than a decade ago, he opened an accounting firm which is now known as Holdsworth Chadd Fuller CPAs PC. Working with businesses for over twelve years to provide specialized Accounting, Tax, and CFO Services via state of the art technology platforms.

Matt is a member of the AICPA, He also is a member of the Arizona Society of CPAs where he served a two year term as a director. He has also served as President of the ASCPA North-Central chapter.

Matt serves with various community organizations, including:

  • Treasurer – Prescott Little League. (My favorite volunteer job!)
  • Board Member – Boys and Girls Club of Central Arizona.
  • Past Chair – Prescott Chamber of Commerce.

Matt Holdsworth & Family

Outside the Office: Married, with six children (two boys, four girls). Matt is a CrossFit enthusiast, attends Arizona Diamondbacks games anytime he can and frequently enjoys mountain biking on Prescott’s trails.

Jeff Chadd: Managing Partner

Jeff Chadd, CPA, Managing Partner

jchadd@holdsworthcpa.com

Jeff grew up in Boise, Idaho and spent nine years serving in the United States Air Force. After earning a B.S. Accountancy degree, Jeff earned his CPA and has been working in the accounting field for more than a decade. Jeff is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and member of the AICPA, the Arizona Society of CPAs and the Idaho Society of CPAs.

Outside the office: Spending time with family, friends and biking.

Monica Fuller: Partner

Monica Fuller, CPA, Partner

mfuller@holdsworthcpa.com

As a child Monica moved from Southern New Mexico to Camp Verde, Arizona where she graduated a year early in the top ten of her high school class. After several years working in the accounting field, Monica earned her Bachelors of Accountancy degree with honors at the University of Phoenix. Always on the fast track of life, she joined the firm in 2010, obtained her CPA license in 2012, and became Partner in 2015. Working from her home office in Northern Arizona allows her to pursue her career while still making her family a priority. Monica is a member of the Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants and the AICPA and is also a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.

Monica Fuller & Family

Outside the office: Spending time with family and being outdoors.

Nichole Lavers: Enrolled Agent

Nichole Lavers, Enrolled Agent

nlavers@holdsworthcpa.com

Nichole is a Bookkeeper and Tax Preparer at Holdsworth Chadd Fuller CPAs PC, she excels at putting the pieces of the puzzle together for clients. Nichole attended Yavapai College and Moorpark Community College then later went on to obtain her Enrolled Agent licensure while working at Holdsworth Chadd Fuller CPAs PC. Nichole is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor as well as QuickBooks Online Certified and holds Tax as her passion. She has been a Staff Accountant and Office Manager for over 10 years and joined the team to offer clients best of breed technology solutions.

Outside the office: She enjoys Starbucks, crafting and spending time with her family. She loves volunteering at her daughter’s school every chance she gets.

Sue Unverricht: Staff Accountant

Sue Unverricht, Staff Accountant

sunverricht@holdsworthcpa.com

Sue is delighted to live in Prescott, having relocated from Chicago in 2011. She earned a BA in Economics from the University of Ilinois and an MBA in Finance from Northwestern University.  Sue passed the CPA exam in 1997 and has spent most of her professional career working with owner managed businesses. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with family, hiking, and volunteering in the community.

David Whittemore: STAFF ACCOUNTANT

David Whittemore, STAFF ACCOUNTANT

dwhittemore@holdsworthcpa.com

David grew up in Colorado and earned his Bachelor of Science – Accountancy degree from Northern Arizona University. For over twenty years, he has enjoyed working in various aspects of accounting and bookkeeping; David is a certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor. David appreciates working with the Holdsworth Chadd Fuller CPAs PC staff who he describes as “knowledgeable employees who care about their clients.”

Outside the office: Happily married with six beautiful girls. He loves spending time with friends and family, volunteering with multiple non-profit agencies, kayaking and mountain biking.

Cinda Kasun: Staff Accountant

Cinda Kasun, Staff Accountant

ckasun@holdsworthcpa.com

Cinda was born and raised in Prescott, she spent two years studying at The University of Arizona and then transferred to Northern Arizona University where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BS in Accountancy. Cinda went to college with Matt Holdsworth and went on to become an Accountant for Teva Sport Sandals then as a Controller for Deckers Outdoor. She is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and chose Holdsworth Chadd Fuller CPAs PC for the virtual and technology aspects the firm offers to both clients and staff. Cinda has served on Chino Valley’s Little League Board for 8 years and the PTO board for 5 years.

Outside the office: Married for 18 years with 4 children ages 8 to 15. We love to be outdoors, boating, backpacking, camping, hunting or just watching the kids play sports. I spend most of my off-time in the car driving them around, and I wouldn’t trade it for anything in the world.

Jenifer Gilmore: Staff Accountant

Jenifer Gilmore, STAFF ACCOUNTANT

jgilmore@holdsworthcpa.com

Jenifer is a native Arizonan and grew up in Chandler with a love of family, the outdoors and horses. She has worked in accounting and bookkeeping for several years and is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor. Her knowledge, strong attention to detail and good communication skills ensure that she provides a high level of service to her clients. Jenifer feels that what sets our accounting firm apart is that our “firm is knowledgeable in the profession, with a friendly staff that is supportive of one another and works together as a team in the best interest of clients.”

Outside the office: Enjoys traveling, especially in Colorado. Loves the outdoors, gardening, hiking and mountain biking with her husband.

Maria Newton: Staff Accountant

Maria Newton, Staff Accountant

mnewton@holdsworthcpa.com

A Prescott resident for almost a decade, Maria was born and raised in Russia. Her first bachelor’s degree is in electrical engineering but her career was in international business. After moving to Arizona she decided to change her profession and in 2013 earned a BS in Accountancy from Northern Arizona University, Summa Cum Laude. She has been working as an accountant since then. Maria is a Certified Quickbooks ProAdvisor. She was drawn to Holdsworth Chadd Fuller CPAs PC because it has given her a unique opportunity to be a part of a great group of accounting professionals while working from her home office.

Outside the office: Avid quilter and seamstress. Love travelling, art museums, books, and 70-s rock.

Natalie Chadborn: Staff Accountant

Natalie Chadborn, Staff Accountant

nchadborn@holdsworhcpa.com

Natalie has lived in New Mexico most of her life, other than the 6 years that she lived in Camp Verde, Arizona. She graduated from Animas High School in Animas, New Mexico and attended NMSU earning her Child Development Associate degree in Early Childhood Education. Her introduction to the accounting profession started as a tax processor in Cottonwood, Arizona. As the owner/director of multiple child care centers she gained even more insight to the accounting world. After selling her child care centers, she decided to expand her accounting career returning to school to obtain her Associates in Accounting from the University of Phoenix and starting a bookkeeping practice of her own. She joined the firm in 2014 and enjoys the flexibility of working from her home office. Natalie and her husband have five grown children and several grandchildren that live in New Mexico and Arizona.

Outside the office:  Natalie enjoys spending time with family, volunteering with multiple community organizations, reading, and shopping.

Ashley Giaconia: Receptionist

Ashley Giaconia, Receptionist

agiaconia@holdsworthcpa.com

Ashley is an Arizona native who was born in the Phoenix area and moved to the Prescott area in the early 2000’s. Ashley attended Yavapai College and then went on to graduate with Cum Laude from Columbia Southern University with her Bachelors in Business Administration.

Outside the office:  Loves spending time with family, reading, going to the gym and hiking.

Deanna Eder: Business Manager

Deanna Eder, Business Manager

deder@holdsworthcpa.com

Deanna has resided in Prescott, Arizona for the last 11 years. She was looking for a great community to raise her boys and found Prescott. Originally from Northern California, she will always be a California girl with roots going back to the early 1800’s. After graduating San Diego State University with a Marketing degree and working in sales for 10 years, Deanna decided to stay home and raise her 3 boys. Getting back into the workforce 8 years ago, Deanna worked in the Prescott area as a substitute teacher and a Health Insurance Specialist when the ACA was adopted. She loves to volunteer in her community and is a professional photographer in her spare time. Deanna met Matt Holdsworth when they were on the Prescott Little League Board together and has always thought his office would be a great place to land when she went back to work full-time.