Mark G. DeVine
Mark G. DeVine, CPA, CGMA, graduated from Roger Williams College in 1982 with a B.S. in Management and then earned a B.S. from RWU in 1994 with a degree in Accountancy. He has been in the tax and accounting field since 1989. He started out in banking, then worked as a Tax Accountant at the Fleet Private Clients Group, preparing personal tax returns for trust clients. He was a Tax Supervisor at the international accounting firm of KPMG and prepared tax returns for trusts and estates. He was a Senior Staff Accountant at Kieliszak, Eggert & Co. doing financial statement audits, and preparing financial statements and tax returns for small and medium sized businesses and high net worth individuals.
He became a CPA in 2000 and worked as a Partnership Staff Accountant for Nautic Partners, a private equity and venture capital firm in Providence before starting his own accounting practice in 2003.
He is on the Board of the East Bay Chamber of Commerce and was Past Chairman, he is also Treasurer of SCORE, a volunteer counseling service to entrepreneurs under the SBA. He is on the Leadership Team of Priority One Foundation in New England, a Christian men’s discipleship ministry.
He lives in Bristol with his wife, and has a son, daughter-in-law and a grandson.
Elizabeth L. Costa
Senior Staff Accountant
Beth joined DeVine & Associates in 2015 and has been in the tax and accounting profession since 2004. Before joining our team, she worked with area CPA firms and local businesses, providing bookkeeping and accounting services.
She is a graduate of the Katherine Gibbs Business School and Ashworth College, where she obtained her Tax Preparation Certificate.
In addition to providing accounting and payroll services to our for-profit and non-profit clients, Beth provides QuickBooks training and support and works on special accounting projects for the firm. She is a RI Notary Public and a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.
Beth has been the Treasurer of the East Providence Jr. Townies Board of Directors and Fundraising Coordinator of the Riverside Raiders Board of Directors.
She is married and has four children.
Angela T. Andrews
Senior Tax Accountant and Consultant
Angela joined DeVine & Associates in 2017. Prior to joining our team, she managed the largest tax firm in Worcester MA. Angela was employed there for sixteen years before relocating to our area.
She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Nichols College with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting. She is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Delta Mu Delta international honor societies.
Angela brings a high level of expertise as she works closely with our individual and small business clients to provide the best outcome for each client’s tax situation. With her many years of experience, she advises clients on tax planning issues to put them in the most advantageous tax position possible. She truly enjoys helping our clients save money on their taxes. She also keeps informed of the latest tax developments and consults with our staff to keep everyone educated so we can provide the best tax service possible for our valued clients.
Angela is also the Managing Partner of Andrews Carriers, LP.
She loves Jesus, playing volleyball and cycling. She is married with five children and four stepchildren.
Joseph E. Groff
Joe joined DeVine & Associates in 2021. Prior to joining our team, he spent a few years in retail and marketing, with experience in various business types. He also worked for another accounting firm while earning his college degree. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Rhode Island College with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, and has an Associate’s degree in Marketing.
Joe provides accounting, tax, bookkeeping and payroll services to our individual and for-profit and non-profit business clients.
He enjoys helping clients and continuously learning and growing in the tax and accounting field.
Elizabeth joined DeVine & Associates in 2017. Prior to joining our team, she was the Assistant Manager at a local gym. She has many years of experience providing excellent customer service to the public in several roles.
Liz provides customer service support for our clients in many ways, such as scheduling appointments, providing documents and answering a myriad of questions. She also provides bookkeeping and payroll services, and supports our professional staff in many different ways.
She is married and has one son.