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Mark Paris, CPA CGMA

Mark Paris is the Managing Member of the Elko office. Mark was born and raised on a ranch in Elko and White Pine Counties and is a graduate of Elko High School. He graduated from Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington, in 1982 with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration with a major in Accounting. He then spent two years employed by the national public accounting firm of Deloitte, Haskins and Sells in Las Vegas before joining McMullen, McPhee & Company in November of 1984. Mark has more than 35 years experience servicing a variety of clients, with an emphasis in taxation and estate planning for ranchers, farmers and various family owned businesses. Mark is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Nevada Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Nevada Cattlemen's Association. Mark is very active in the Elko Community and currently serves as Treasurer of the Elko Lions Club, and Elko Council 2511 of the Knights of Columbus. He is also a past president of the Elko Chamber of Commerce.




Kellie Nicola, CPA CGMA


I am proud to represent McMullen, McPhee & Company, LLC where I am a partner/member. I’ve been with McMullen McPhee & Company, LLC for over 22 years and in public accounting for over 25 years. I was raised in Elko, and live here with my husband, Doug, and our three children. I am a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the State of Nevada, and a member of the Nevada Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and have served as a board member on local non-profit organizations.

We understand business both large and small - McMullen, McPhee & Company, LLC has been serving local companies for over 35 years. We understand the goals and objectives of smaller companies such as family owned companies. We understand the complexity of large corporations including foreign owned, as well as the financial interrelationships between corporations, stockholders, and customers. We will put our experience to work to benefit your organization.

We help you manage your finances better – In today’s economy of decreasing funding and challenges, companies and staff must manage their finances better than ever before. We can help your company and staff in improving their ability to understand and manage the company’s complex financial affairs.

We are local – Our office is in Elko, therefore we are familiar with issues in Northeast Nevada and we can respond to your needs quickly. I hope to have the opportunity to serve you and to a long and mutually beneficial relationship.

My specialties:


  • Construction Companies
  • Non Profits
  • Physicians and Medical Facilities
  • Foreign Owned Corporations
  • Family Owned Business (Large & Small)
  • Estates and Trusts
  • Consulting and much more



Ross S. Eardley, CPA CGMA (Retired)

Ross Eardley is a 1975 graduate of Brigham Young University earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. In June 1975, he began his public accounting career with the national accounting firm, Alexander Grant & Company (now Grant Thornton). Ross was one of the founders when McMullen, McPhee & Company was formed in September 1982. He has more than 43 years of experience serving a variety of clients in numerous industries -- providing them with audit as well as tax and consulting services. Ross is a member of the AICPA, NSCPA and the Elko Sunrise Rotary Club. Ross retired effective December 31, 2020 and we wish him the best in his retirement.




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