Barbie Camacho, CPA
With more than 20 years of experience in accounting, Barbie Camacho joined the Freddi Eberhart & Associates team in June 2011 and serves as our firm’s Tax Manager. Barbie is a licensed CPA with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. She is a member of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
At Freddi Eberhart & Associates, Barbie is responsible for review, preparation, and oversight of individual, corporation, partnership, and other tax return preparation. She also assists with the compilation, preparation, and review of financial statements. As a problem solver and leader on special projects, she is recognized and appreciated for her unique abilities to analyze situations and resolve conflicts, as well as to identify and maximize opportunities.
Barbie has two sons and has lived in the Roseville area for more than three decades. She enjoys spending her free time with her boys, shopping, enjoying country music concerts, and visiting with friends.
Joel Daffin, CPA
Joel Daffin first began his relationship with the team at Freddi Eberhart & Associates as a corporate client. He is originally from New Orleans, Louisiana, and moved to the Northern California area in 1989, joining Freddi Eberhart & Associates as a tax professional in 2006. Joel is a licensed CPA and holds his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance.
Outside of his responsibilities at Freddi Eberhart & Associates, Joel continues to operate his business, spend time with family and friends, and work on home improvement projects.
Ginger James, CPA
Ginger James serves as Tax Manager and “general miracle worker” at Freddi Eberhart & Associates, preparing tax returns, financial statements and accountings for trusts. In managing these responsibilities, Ginger enjoys that no two days are ever the same, working with clients and learning about new industries. While working on her Bachelors of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accountancy, Ginger worked for a law firm. She obtained her CPA license in 1992 and embarked upon her journey in accounting, becoming a member of both the California Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
In her spare time, Ginger enjoys helping her husband with their family business and researching genealogy, in between running her kids to various sporting events and performances.
Lisa Goytia joined the Freddi Eberhart team in 2018 and serves as the firm’s Bookkeeper, after successfully operating her own bookkeeping business for over 25 years. Her broad experience includes service to industries ranging from non-profits to television and broadcasting companies, to corporate retail and manufacturing businesses. Lisa enjoys utilizing emerging technologies in compiling financial data to create histories, spot trends and meet clients’ financial goals.
Beyond her work at Freddi Eberhart & Associates, Lisa can be found surrounded by family and friends, attending concerts and art exhibits, enjoying the outdoors or testing out new restaurants. She also has a passion for volunteering with local church youth programs and Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD).
Even before Melissa Myers earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration in 2016 and joined Freddi Eberhart & Associates, she was gaining valuable industry experience interning in public accounting. Working while also completing her college coursework with a concentration in accounting, Melissa assisted with not-for-profit and governmental audits, and she prepared individual tax returns. At Freddi Eberhart & Associates, she assists the financial and accounting team in all aspects of client services. In her free time, Melissa enjoys spending time with her family, taking “Gizmo,” her dog, for walks, and playing fetch with her cat, “Caesar.”