Melissa Columbus

Tax Associate


Melissa is a Native Oregonian, and has lived in Salem, Oregon, 44 years.  She recently moved to Troutdale a year ago.   Melissa has 10 + years extending Bookkeeping and Payroll services because she loves working with numbers and easing the responsibility of those daily business functions.  Melissa is QuickBooks and Tax certified, which is a natural extension of her well-rounded background in business. As a graduate from Southern Colorado, she has a Paralegal Degree. 

You will find Melissa either at the office, on the mountain playing in the snow, running, hiking or just enjoying her  2 amazing daughters and beloved dog.      We are excited to have Melissa, and her talents,  on our Tax Minimizers Purple Team!