Our team

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

Emily Woods

Emily joined Woods Financial Services, LLC full time in 2008 after raising her young daughters. She manages business operations and accounting, tax preparation and technology services for clients.  As a QuickBooks ProAdvisor. Emily consults with clients to realize their goals in a logical, systematic way and to make client interactions easier and more efficient.

Born in Canada with parents from New Zealand and Germany, Emily spent much of her childhood traveling the globe to visit family and friends. Growing up in Columbia, Maryland she graduated from Atholton High School and the University of Delaware. She enjoys time away from the office with her family – traveling, cooking, hiking and attending her children’s many sporting activities.

Emily has a strong commitment to her community serving as president of the 606 Condo Board Inc, Treasurer/Board member of Operation Walk Maryland and Treasurer of the Hampton Improvement Association. She is also a member of Towson Chamber of Commerce and where she volunteers on the Membership/Marketing Committee.

Contact Emily at [email protected].

Brian Woods

Brian founded Woods Financial Services, LLC in 1997 after working for a Big 4 international accounting firm. His mission then, and continues to be to provide sensible, relevant and valuable financial advice to individuals and small business owners. As a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Maryland Association of CPAs (MACPA) and a CFP professional, Brian has provided expert testimony in multiple legal proceedings relating to financial, accounting and tax issues.

Brian grew up in Columbia, Maryland, graduated from Mt. St Joseph High School and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and an MBA from Virginia Tech.

Brian enjoys traveling with his wife and two daughters, playing golf and attending Ravens, Orioles, Capitals and VT Hokie games. Brian believes that teaching youth that hard work and fun can go hand-in-hand and makes a commitment to coaching his daughter’s basketball and lacrosse teams — and loves every minute of it.

Contact Brian at [email protected].

Aileen Perdue

Aileen has been with the firm since 2004 serving as the Administrative Assistant and has transitioned to the role of Tax Assistant. She dedicates her time to assisting current and new clients, providing a level of service that is respected and appreciated by our clients.

A Baltimore native, 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].