Marylee R Evangelista is a Certified Public Accountant with more than twenty five years of professional experience. Additionally, Marylee has been a Certified Valuation Analyst for over 17 years providing valuations of closely held business interests for Estate Tax, Inheritance Tax and Gift Tax purposes. Marylee joined the firm of Warren L Frazer, CPA shortly after graduating from College. She was offered partnership in the firm only seven years later and the firm name went from Frazer & Company to Frazer, Evangelista & Company to finally being known as Frazer, Evangelista & Company, LLC on January 1, 2003. On January 1, 2009 Frazer, Evangelista & Company, LLC merged with Evangelista & Associates, PC keeping the former name.
Marylee earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from The College of New Jersey (formerly known as Trenton State College). She is a member of the Tax Division and the Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA) and the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA). She has testified as an expert witness in litigation involving valuation of business interests as well as forensic issues.
Ms Evangelista served as the first female President of the New Brunswick Kiwanis Club and has participated or supported various other charitable and community related endeavors. Most recently, she has gotten the firm involved in helping Veterans with accounting matters through the AICPA Veteran Fast Launch Initiative (details of which can be found on the AICPA website). Currently, Marylee manages the New Brunswick office of the firm.