Tricia Teegardin Edwards
Tricia began her career at Ernst & Young. As a Tax Manager, she provided financial planning and tax services to wealthy individuals and families. She moved to Austin in 1998 and spent more than 8 years as the personal business manager for the Dell family. As the sole manager, she led the finance and tax matters of the organization and helped to create their family office from scratch. She also served as the first executive director for the Michael and Susan Dell Foundation, managing all aspects of the foundation from 1999 – 2001. In addition to overseeing most of the back office functions, Tricia was part of the executive hiring team, and she was instrumental in launching other start-up businesses for the family.
Tricia left her position at Dell in 2006 to start her own practice, which has evolved into Teegardin & Associates Ltd LLP. She holds a bachelor degree in accounting from Indiana University. With over 25 years of experience as a CPA, Tricia serves as the Managing Partner and oversees all aspects of the firm’s tax and family office services. Tricia works primarily with our high net worth individual clients on their tax and family office needs.
Tricia is an avid tennis player and she enjoys spending time with her family and her white lab, Luke.