What I enjoy the most is helping my clients because some have limited resources, so they really appreciate any help.

Sharlynn Garza goes above and beyond to help her nonprofit clients with any problem they have. She specializes in providing services for nonprofit health care, membership organizations and grant-making foundations. As a Firm Partner, Sharlynn focuses on using her knowledge and experience to help her clients find solutions to their issues or problems. She is known for her easy-going personality and being an approachable leader.

Sharlynn joined Henry+Horne in 2003. With 22 years of experience, Sharlynn is well versed in performing audits, reviews, compilations as well as assisting nonprofits with their 990 preparations.

She graduated from California State University Bakersfield with her Bachelor of Science in Accounting. Sharlynn holds her CPA certification in both Arizona and California.

When she’s not working, you can find Sharlynn spending time with her family, cooking and traveling.


American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants

Cancer Support Community, Finance and Audit Committee

Chandler/Gilbert YMCA Advisory Board

Communities in Schools of Arizona, Past Treasurer

Blog Posts by Sharlynn

Shuttered venue operators grant program update
The 501 S(c)ene
March 2021
COVID-19: What should nonprofits focus on during this time?
The 501 S(c)ene
March 2020
New revenue recognition standard: nonprofit impact
The 501 S(c)ene
July 2018
The Burk Donor Survey
The 501 S(c)ene
October 2015
Common Errors with Net Assets
The 501 S(c)ene
March 2015
Why Your Not-for-Profit Organization Needs a Gift Acceptance Policy
The 501 S(c)ene
April 2013
Employee Vs. Independent Contractor
Audit + Accounting: Summing It All Up
December 2011
Two helpful QuickBooks tips to protect prior period data
Government GPS
November 2011
Importance of an Audit Committee
The 501 S(c)ene
July 2010