Our team

Our small but growing team of tax and financial professionals provides clients with the attention they need.

Emily Woods

Emily began working with Woods & Associates, P.C. full time in 2008 after a few years raising her young daughters.  She currently runs the operations of the business as well as the accounting, tax preparation and technology services for our clients.  She enjoys consulting with our clients to help them realize their goals in a logical, systematic way. Emily is a QuickBooks ProAdvisor and works to leverage technology wherever possible to make client interactions easier and more efficient.

Emily grew up in Columbia, MD and graduated from Atholton High School and The University of Delaware. Born in Canada with parents from New Zealand and Germany, she spent much of her childhood traveling the globe to spend time with family and friends.

She enjoys spending her time out of the office with her family, traveling, cooking, hiking and watching her children in their many sports and activities.

Contact Emily at [email protected].



Aileen Perdue,

Aileen has been with the firm for over 13 years. After 13 years of being the Administrative Assistant she has moved into a new role as Tax Assistant.

Born and raised in the Baltimore area, Aileen currently lives in Perry Hall and has two beautiful daughters.  She enjoys live music, spending time with her family and watching the Ravens.

Contact Aileen at [email protected].



Brian R. Woods, CPA

Brian started Woods & Associates, P.C. in 1997 after working for a Big 4 international accounting firm (Big 6 at the time).  His goal was, and continues to be, to provide sensible, relevant, and valuable financial advice to individuals and small business owners.

Brian is a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Maryland Association of CPAs (MACPA) and is a CFP professional.  He has been retained to provide expert testimony in various legal proceedings on a variety of financial, accounting and tax topics.

Brian grew up in Columbia, MD and graduated from Mt. St Joseph High School.  He received a BS in Accounting and, later, a MBA from Virginia Tech.

When not in the office, Brian enjoys traveling with his wife and two teenage daughters, playing golf and watching Ravens, Orioles, Capitals and VT Hokie games.  He has coached girls youth basketball for a number of years and developed and ran a summer basketball clinic benefiting Towson Rec Council.

Contact Brian at [email protected].