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About Us

About Our Firm

For years, L. A. Miller, CPA, PSC has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to individuals and businesses. Our expertise range from  tax management, accounting services, year round bookkeeping and  payroll services to more in-depth services such as  financial statements, and financial planning.

L. A. Miller, CPA, PSC is one of the leading firms in and throughout the area. By combining our expertise, the latest integrated technologies and the experience and team mentality of our staff, we assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards and work ethic is the reason our client base returns year after year.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. L. A. Miller, CPA, PSC is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of the area's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.

Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around the area. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose L. A. Miller, CPA, PSC receive competent and timely advice.

Our Team

Linda A. Miller, CPA Certified Public Accountant

Linda was born and raised in Paducah, KY. After living away from Paducah in Columbia, MO and St Louis, MO, she returned home in the fall of 1980 to the same house she grew up in on Jefferson Street. In 1984, Linda graduated from Murray State University with her MBA. After passing the CPA exam, she worked for another firm in Paducah until October of 1984 when she formed Miller & Nanni. She was in that partnership until April of 1998 when she started the firm of L A Miller, CPA, PSC. At that time the firm moved to our current location – 215 Nahm Street. She now manages the tax and accounting personnel of the office. Linda prepares tax returns and financial statements. She consults with clients on tax and accounting concerns, researches current tax and accounting issues. Linda enjoys working through financial issues with clients and helping them with tax planning and preparing returns. She truly loves doing what a lot of people say they “hate”. Although she only sees the majority of her tax clients once a year, Linda enjoys the time they are able to spend catching up on what has transpired during the year. She cares about each and every one of her clients and loves helping them with whatever tax and financial issues that may arise.

Sherry Newcomb - Senior Staff Accountant Murray State University

Sherry lives in Grand Rivers, KY with her husband, where she owns and operates Grand Rivers Antiques. She is an Alumni of Murray State University with her Bachelor’s in Business and Accounting. Sherry has worked for Linda at L.A. Miller since 1991 and loves serving clients with complex accounting needs. She is also passionate about helping L.A. Miller’s clients set plans and reach their business and individual goals.

Aundrea Wilson - Firm Administrator Murray State University

Aundrea is a native of Marshall County and moved to McCracken County in 2006. She is an Alumni of Murray State University with her Bachelor’s Degree in Integrated Studies. Aundrea has worked in business management for over 17 years. She began working for L.A. Miller in April of 2012 as the Administrative Assistant, before quickly moving to the Firm Administrator.

Misty Stevens - Tax Manager

Misty was born in Melber, KY and graduated from Bethel Christian Academy in 1990. She now resides in Cunningham. Misty’s first public job was with NCI at age 17, where she started out in the A/R and Payroll Department. She worked at NCI from 1991 – 1999 then went to WBE, INC. from 1999 to 2006. By the end of her career at WBE, INC. she was doing almost everything! Then in 2006, Misty began working at L.A. Miller where she loves turning a mess of numbers into a masterpiece.

Renae Waldrop - Payroll Manager

Renae is a native of Paducah, Ky and now lives with her husband and daughter in Metropolis, IL. She has worked with accounts receivable since 2002 and started working in payroll processing in 2013. She came to work at L.A. Miller by chance, in March of 2014. She was impressed by the dedication every employee gives to the client’s and was eager to be part of the team.

Benita Baker - Bookkeeper

Benita was born and raised right here in Paducah, KY. After moving away for a few short years, she decided to move back and make Paducah her forever home. She has been married to her best friend for 24 years. They have 5 children and several grandchildren. Benita has been in the accounting field for over 11 years. She has been with L.A. Miller for 4 years and says it was the best decision she ever made, just like a second family.

Merissa Gilmore - Registered Tax Preparer/Payroll Processor

Merissa was raised a military brat. She, her husband and three kids settled down in the Paducah area in 2008. She had been working as a case manager for eight years when she decided she wanted a career change. She became part of the L.A. Miller family in September 2015, where she fell in love with every aspect of the business. Merissa is now a registered tax preparer and loves assisting clients.

Dawn Lampe - Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper

Dawn was born and raised in Paducah, Ky. She graduated from Reidland High School and now lives in Reidland with her husband and two sons. She was the office manager for a local boat dealership before deciding to become a stay-at-home mom. After many years she decided to re-enter the work force and came to work in L.A. Miller's administration department in January 2017. Dawn is one of the first people you will see in our front office and is always happy to help.

Alisa Weatherford - Clerical for Tax Department

Alisa was born in Munster, IN and raised in Paducah, KY. She now resides with her husband and daughter in Ledbetter, KY. She worked for Regions Bank for four years before staying at home with her daughter and attending West Kentucky Community and Technical College. Alisa started working for L.A. Miller in January of 2017 in the administration department. She enjoys interacting with clients, assisting her fellow employees, and learning new things. She is excited about her new career path and is glad to call L.A. Miller home.

Jessica Hammonds- Bookkeeping Manager Enrolled Agent

Jessica lives in Paducah, KY with her husband and son. She has been working in the accounting field since 2012, where she has done everything from preparing payroll to income tax returns. Her education includes two degrees (Computer Information and Business Administration), and she is a Enrolled Agent recognized by the IRS. Jessica started with L. A. Miller in September 2018 as the Bookkeeping Manager. She is passionate about helping small business owners focus on the work they love while she handles the background details and paperwork.