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Tina knew she wanted to be an accountant when she took her first accounting course in the 9th grade. During high school, she worked in the office of her family’s dairy farm (one of the few that still do home milk delivery). She enjoyed balancing receipts and journals and maintaining client ledgers. When she graduated from the University of Pennsylvania, she accepted a position in commercial real estate where she was able to work at the beach.


Tina enjoys analyzing budgets, preparing annual cam/tax reconciliations, and closing the books for each property at the end of the month. She’s “passionate about ensuring the integrity of the numbers and financial statements that are reported.” Additionally, Tina “enjoys being challenged to learn new tasks and processes.”

Tina came to Mengali Accountancy through the referral of her prior manager (who is also now with Mengali Accountancy). She is highly proficient in MRI, Yardi, Kardin,

Nexus and Avid software platforms.

Tina holds a BS in Accounting from the University of Pennsylvania and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina, Wilmington.


Tina is a twin, who grew up in Evans City, Pennsylvania, which is located just outside of Pittsburgh.

When she graduated from college, she accepted an opportunity to work in commercial real estate

in Wilmington NC. After 20 years of snow and cold, Tina headed off for some coastal living.

Tina and her husband then lived abroad for several years before landing in Forest City, NC. 

Tina loves traveling with her family and has traveled to many places overseas (Greece, France,

England, Nepal, Canada, Turkey, Croatia and Italy, just to name a few). She also enjoys traveling

throughout the United States and hopes to visit all 50 states. 

During football season, Tina enjoys cheering on her Penn State Nittany Lions and the Pittsburgh

Steelers. She enjoys baking, reading and jigsaw puzzles. She is also enjoys being outdoors camping,

biking, hiking, and canoeing with her family. She also spends lots of weekends on various sports fields

supporting her daughter who plays basketball, soccer and runs cross country. 

Tina spends a lot of time volunteering and caring for others, especially children. She volunteers in the

nursery of her church and Girls in Action. She and her husband have also been

foster parents and support the Children’s Home Society of North Carolina.

Tina and her family also volunteer at her daughter’s school on a regular


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