Melvin S. Ray has been a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of Nevada and the State of California since 1975. He is a member in good standing of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Nevada Society of Certified Public Accountants and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants.


Kathy Freitas, CPA, MSA- With over 25 years of providing bookkeeping and accounting services, Kathy brings expertise in providing tax services for individual, private and public entities with an emphasis in compilations and reviewed financial statements for small businesses and non-profits. Kathy holds a Master of Science in Accountancy degree and has been a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of Nevada in since 2004. As a member of the Melvin Ray CPA team, she provides client training in developing accurate accounting records useful in making sound financial decisions. Kathy is a professional member the American Institute of Public Accountants and the Nevada Society of CPAs. Wailana; as her family calls her enjoys spending time with her family, quilting, sewing, reading, camping, and playing with her dogs.


Belinda Carter is our Full Charge Bookkeeper, Intuit QuickBooks Certified ProAdvisor & Payroll Specialist.  Belinda began work in accounting in 1995 and in 1998 joined Melvin Ray, CPA.  She has been a QuickBooks ProAdvisor since 1999.  Belinda keeps the books for small businesses and individuals.  She also loves helping clients set up and maintain their own QuickBooks files and payroll. When away from the office Belinda concentrates on family, her animals and travel.  She is an avid collector of memorabilia from her visits all over the world.