Andrea Potter joined Geffen Mesher in 2019 as the fourth member of the firm’s dedicated State & Local Taxation (SALT) team. Originally from Denver, Andrea continued in her family’s footsteps as a third-generation accountant, following her grandfather, father, and uncle. She made the move from the Midwest to Oregon after previously managing the Indirect Tax Department at a national CPA firm. In her ten years of experience prior to joining Geffen Mesher, Andrea cultivated an expertise in indirect tax, specializing in sales & use tax, payroll tax, employment credits, and SALT audit defense on a national level. This experience allows Andrea to provide multi-state tax compliance in regards to SALT indirect tax issues. In her spare time, Andrea can be found exploring the Pacific Northwest, baking elaborate cakes, and wandering around art museums.


Bachelor of Business Administration, St. Ambrose University


State & Local Taxation

Indirect taxation