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About Our Firm

About Our Firm

Since 1988, Calderone Abbott PC has been providing personalized financial guidance to individuals and businesses. Our expertise includes tax planning and preparation, financial statement preparation, small business consulting, estate planning and litigation services. Our firm of highly experienced professionals is dedicated to providing our clients with the highest level of service. Our team is led by the following individuals:

Dian T. Calderone, MTX, CPA, President

Dian received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with a concentration in accounting from Christopher Newport University and Master of Taxation from Old Dominion University. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants. She held two gubernatorial appointments to the Virginia Board of Accountancy in Richmond, VA where she served as Chairman of the Board. She has served on the Board of Directors of the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, Richmond, VA.  At the national level,  she has served on the Ethics and Emerging Issues Committee for the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy.  She has also been an adjunct faculty member at Old Dominion University and Christopher Newport University.

Dian has served as the President of the Board of Directors for the Foodbank of the Virginia Peninsula and the Junior League of Hampton Roads Inc., as a member of the Executive Committees of the Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce, the United Way of the Virginia Peninsula and the Bernadine Sisters Foundation. She was appointed to  two four year terms as a member of the Newport News Planning Commission and served  on the Board of Directors of Sentara Health Plans (Optima) and their Audit Committee and  on the Board of Directors of Versability Resources (formerly ARC of the Virginia Peninsula) and their Finance Committee.   In 2014 she was elected to the Board of Directors of Sentara Healthcare.  She currently serves as Chair of the Board.

In 2010 Dian was named the Outstanding Member of the Year by the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants and for the past eleven years has been named as one of Virginia Business Magazine's Super CPAs. She was the recipient of the 2006 Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce's Chairman's Award and the 2006 Women in Business Advocate Award as well as Christopher Newport University's 1999 Distinguished Accounting Chair.

Christine F. Abbott, CPA, Vice President

Christine received her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Christopher Newport University. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants. She served on the Tax Advisory Committee for the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, Richmond, VA.  She has been with our firm since 2000.

She volunteered with the Waller Mill Elementary Parent Teacher Association and served as Team Mom and volunteer with Williamsburg Youth Baseball League.

 

 

 

 

Calderone Abbott PC 
11848 Rock Landing Drive, Suite 101
Newport News, VA 23606

Telephone: (757) 873-0950
Facsimile: (757) 873-1799