Amanda Popolare

Director of Tax Process + Development

Throughout my career, I have always focused on improving and evolving the way we get our work done and how we serve our clients. This aligns perfectly with Smith + Howard’s commitment to excellence. I am excited to be in a position that lets me push the firm forward every day.

Amanda leverages her knowledge and expertise within tax technology and process automation to help Smith + Howard staff serve clients spanning across the United States.

Amanda joined Smith + Howard in 2022 and is the Director of Tax Process and Development working remotely from her home in Maine. As a tax professional of over 20 years, she has a deep knowledge of reviewing, analyzing and developing tax processes that help tax practices run efficiently and effectively. She focuses on delivering digital transformation, efficiency and automation to the firm’s Tax Practice.

Amanda works closely with the firm’s tax team to better automate their processes when working with clients at the individual and business level. Outside of work, Amanda enjoys spending time with her family.


  • Camden, Maine


  • University of California, Santa Barbara – Bachelor of Art in Business Economics with an emphasis in Accounting


  • Cobb Mountain, California

Interests + Hobbies

  • Gardening
  • Live music
  • Spending time with family
  • Traveling

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