Owner/Head Accountant

Meet Kim Fader, owner of Ancient City Accounting in St. Augustine, FL, has been in the accounting field for over 20 years. She became a licensed enrolled agent in 2001. In September of 2010 Kim opened the doors of Ancient City Accounting and has been helping local businesses and individuals with their accounting and tax needs ever since. She and her family moved to St. Augustine in 2002 from Massachusetts, and really love it here.



Gracie graduated from Flagler College with a BA in Business Administration.  She has since worked as a QuickBooks trainer and accountant.  Gracie earned her Enrolled Agent license in 2007.  She and Kim met while working for a CPA firm together in Jacksonville ten years ago.  She lives in St. Augustine Beach with her daughters.


Office Manager

Lynda joined Ancient City Accounting in August of 2017 after relocating from Southern New Jersey with her family. She has been an administrative assistant in the accounting field for over 14 years. Lynda enjoys spending time with her husband and twin daughters, as well as her 3 Chihuahuas. She is looking forward to settling in and experiencing all that St Augustine has to offer.



Jennie comes to us from Creative Learning Corporation where she was Director of Accounting for five years. 

Jennie is QuickBooks certified and has many years’ experience in the Executive Administrative field.  When Jennie is not spending time traveling to horse competitions to watch her daughter compete, or watching her son play Division 1 golf, you can find her at the gym, running or swimming laps.



Joanne joined Ancient City Accounting in the summer of 2013 after relocating from Colorado. She has been a bookkeeper and manager of personal and corporate accounts for over 14 years. She has an extensive background in QuickBooks. She is an avid Cross-Country skier and hiker but is looking forward to renewing her love of biking and swimming in the Florida sunshine.



Lisa was born and raised in Ohio and Michigan then moved to Las Vegas early in her career. She worked for Advertising and Marketing Solutions for the last 19 years as VP of  Finance and Office Administration. While raising her two children she received both her Bachelors and Masters Degree in Accounting from Regis University. On her off time when she is not busy preparing for her youngest child’s senior year in high school, she takes every opportunity to spend time at the beach.   Lisa cannot believe it took her this long to live so close to the beach and she is enjoying it every chance she gets.



LaKay Cornell is an active member of both the women business owners and creative communities in St. Augustine and is passionately dedicated to helping people achieve their business dreams with mindful finance practices.  She has been using QuickBooks for over 15 years and has been working specifically with small businesses and entrepreneurs for the past 5.  She is a graduate of Boston College Law School and has her Masters of Law in Tax from the University of Missouri, Kansas City.  Although she grew up in the Midwest, she now considers herself a true East Coast girl and can’t imagine ever living more than an hours drive from the ocean.



Doug joined Ancient City Accounting in January of 2014.  He relocated here from Southern New Jersey in 2009.  Doug became a licensed CPA in 1981.  He has over 30 years experience in tax preparation for individuals and small businesses.  Doug is here throughout our busy season to help process tax return filings.  He enjoys golf and being outdoors.