Sandi Smith Leyva is the founder of the Accountant’s Accelerator practice growth program, which helps CPAs, EAs (IRS Enrolled Agents), bookkeepers, QuickBooks ProAdvisors, and Intuit Solution Providers grow their practices, work less, and serve their clients better.
Sandi has helped thousands of clients get more business through her marketing strategies, web site and copywriting formulas, and millionaire mindset. More than 100,000 people have read her books and articles, used her training and coaching tools, or heard her speak at conferences. Sandi’s work has been noted by CBS News, PBS, San Francisco Chronicle, Dallas Morning News, San Jose Mercury News, Miami Herald, Columbus Dispatch, Accounting Today, Journal of Accountancy, CPA Trendlines, Today’s CPA, and The Practical Accountant.
Sandi is one of a handful of women in the world who has co-piloted a tiny six-seat, single-engine airplane over the oceans and around the world. Her book, Following Amelia: A Modern Day ‘Round-the-World Flight, describes her death-defying adventure along with the two award-winning humanitarian trips she managed to fit in along the way.
Sandi has authored several books, CPE courses, and over 500 articles for clients such as Microsoft, Intuit, and the American Institute for CPAs. She writes BizBoost News, a client newsletter with strategic business content for accountants. Her latest books include Five Simple Steps to Get More Clients, More Profits and More Free Time for Accountants and QuickBooks ProAdvisors, Increase Your ‘Net Profits: My Web Site Formula to Get More Clients and Get Your Phone Ringing, and Behind the Scenes: A Step-by-Step Guide to Developing Your Instant, Almost-on-Autopilot, Sales & Marketing Systems For Your Small Business.
Sandi is a CPA (inactive), a CITP (Certified Information Technology Professional), and holds an MBA in IT from the University of Dallas. She also holds a MS in Applied Cognition and Neuroscience. In her spare time, she loves hiking, traveling to remote places, and empowering women from poverty to prosperity through her nonprofit.
About Us: Accountant’s Accelerator, a division of Sandra L. Leyva, Inc., is a marketing-focused practice growth program for CPAs, accountants, bookkeepers, tax preparers, and other self-employed accounting professionals who want to grow their practices. More than 450 members from 44 states and 5 countries have boosted their marketing skills, learned new revenue streams, and strengthened client retention.
Accountant’s Accelerator is specifically designed for solo practitioners and firms grossing under $1 million in revenue. Members receive training and coaching delivered via Internet webinar format, self-study, and small group masterminds. Topics include marketing, selling, time management, revenue generation, management advisory services, practice management, and more.
Sandra L. Leyva, Inc. is a Texas corporation with offices in San Jose, CA and Plano, TX. Other divisions include Accelerator Websites, Ultimate Accounting vCon (a joint venture with Long for Success, LLC), BizBoost News, and BrainWays Training & Development.