Lisa L. Chaffee, CPA




Lisa helps nonprofits, small businesses and individuals with their tax and accounting needs. She's experienced in audit, payroll, reporting and compliance issues, and she is a frequent speaker at nonprofit-related seminars.

If you work with Lisa, you can expect an experienced and client-focused experienced professional ready to meet your goals. Lisa has several specialties under her belt, and she has the experience you need to make the right decisions for your nonprofit or small business.



  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • North Dakota Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Western Dakota Estate Planning Council


  • Certified Public Accountant


  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting – North Dakota State University, Fargo


Client Work

  • Provided tax consulting and research, tax compliance and preparation and accounting services to nonprofits, small businesses and individuals.
  • Specialized in clergy and church taxation issues.
  • Experienced provider of audit, QuickBooks consulting and payroll and reporting services.
  • Managed Dakota office nonprofit tax cluster, including the offices of Bismarck, Williston, Fargo and Aberdeen in North and South Dakota.
  • Served on the firm's nonprofit tax leadership team, acted as head of the Bismarck office's tax department and spoke at several nonprofit-related seminars.