Phyllis has been working in accounting and bookkeeping since graduating in 1963 from Wi Senior High. She attended school for tax preparation in 1978, and has been preparing taxes ever since. She joined (then called) Messick's Tax Service in 1990, and became an owner of Messick's Tax Associates, Inc. in 2001. Phyllis enjoys reading, the beach, and music festivals, and she also sings in a bluegrass band. She has 3 children, 4 grandsons and 1 granddaughter. She truly loves doing taxes and meeting new people.