The Business Advisors


We work with you on a personal level to determine the best solutions for your unique needs, then leverage our seasoned expertise to achieve the best possible results.


We are your trusted partner in success. Our firm is large enough to offer a full range of professional services at a fair price, but small enough to give you the individual attention that you deserve.


Rest assured that when a need arises, our firm is ready and capable to handle everything for you so you can focus on what matters most to you.

Business Advisor
Phone: (770) 703-1049

Monikah Kelly is one of our Business Advisors for DVMarashall & Associates, Inc.  Monikah has over 20 years of experience in the legal profession, over 10 years of experience in business management, financial strategy/planning, tax & accounting, to include, but not limited to bookkeeping, payroll, quickbooks and various tax software and entrepreneurial since 2005.  Monikah earned two degrees – Paralegal and Business Management.  She is very knowledgeable and driven with a belief that respect, integrity & credibility is the key to any business relationship. Also, knowing that continued education is the only way to be successful & grow, she requires all employees, to include herself, to undergo yearly training to stay up-to-date on the latest tax law changes.  Monikah is a native of Philadelphia, PA, wife, mother and grandmother.  Outside of business, she loves family time, travel, football, theatre, music and exploring new things.

Business Advisor
Phone: (310) 429-3566

Barbara implements the vision and mission of the firm and works with a variety of clients. She also focuses on providing practical tax efficient structures and strategies to closely held businesses, business owners, entrepreneurs, and corporate executives. Her primary areas of concentration are Individual taxes, C-Corp, Single-member LLC, Partnership LLC, S-Corp, Trust, Non-profit entities, Multi-state taxation, and Compliance. She has experience with setting up new corporations and over sees all financial records for business managers that manage financials for clients with private banking. She also has a wide range of experience and expertise in various accounting, bookkeeping, payroll, and tax software. Barbara is an innovative and driven accountant with over 25-years of experience. She strives to learn new ways of doing things and eagerly takes on challenges that are sometimes out of her comfort zone. She has strong interpersonal skills and has gained the confidence and respect of colleagues in her industry. She leads by example and rolls up her sleeves to find solutions and gets the job done. Barbara is an effective communicator with strong leadership skills and results driven ability. She stands above the rest bridging the gap between what others say can’t be accomplished and what can be done. She possesses strong analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to conceptualize and implement well thought out decisions. She is self-motivated, detailed-oriented, and organized, and consciously aware of the importance of meeting deadlines, and functions well in a high stress atmosphere. Barbara is married to Darnell Oldham and is the mother of 3 amazing children, and the grandmother of 7. She loves vegan foods, red wine, reading, and watching movies. She enjoys socializing and meeting new people. Barbara is currently enrolled at Pepperdine University pursuing her certification as a Financial Advisor. She graduated in 1993 from Florida State University and holds a MBA in Finance & Accounting.

Our Staff

Marilynn Bowie
(Office Manager)

As the Office Manager at DVMarshall & Associates, Marilynn brings 10 years of supervising and management experience to the firm. She assists in the development and implementation of policies and procedures and oversees the administration of programs and practices within the office. Marilynn brings outstanding customer service and has always been an essential part of our day-to-day operation. Marilynn uses her organizational skills to ensure smooth operations in our busy work environment. She finds the accounting and finance industry quite interesting and is looking forward to assisting DVMarshall & Associates with the growth of their business. In Marilynn’s spare time, she enjoys family and creating original artwork.

Sonya Dixon
(Executive Assistant)

Sonya Dixon joined our team in January 2021 as our Executive Assistant. Sonya has a varied background in administration, customer service, healthcare, human resources, and management. Sonya enjoys meeting new clients and making sure all their needs are met. Sonya primary responsibilities at DVMarshall & Associates are handling partners and client scheduling, reception duties, and various administrative task. Sonya is the friendly face you see when you enter DVMarshall & Associates, and the main contact between our clients and the Partners. Sonya loves to read, decorate and gardening.

Kevel Smith
(Accounting Specialist)

Kevel Smith is DVMarshall’s accounting specialist. He has a diverse background in accounting varying across multiple industries. With a passion for numbers and an eye for detail, Kevel has helped many clients understand and manage their finances. He has always enjoyed working with others to find solutions and values working alongside his team. Kevel primarily handles DVMarshall’s accounting responsibilities such as creating insightful financial reports. Kevel graduated from the University of West Georgia with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance. Outside of work, Kevel loves to watch comedy shows, sport highlights, and news updates of the day.