About Peak Business Consultants
At Peak, our objective is to ensure that our clients remain in touch with the fiscal health of each aspect of their business, are supported in the many demands of managing a varied workforce, and are provided with the tools to maintain their focus on running the business that they love. Since 1999 Peak has been using standard best practices in financial recordkeeping, working in conjunction with their customers, CPA’s, and tax professionals alike.
Our firm is both bonded and insured, and we are able to offer Certified Trust Accounting (known as NH Rule 50) for lawyers and legal professionals that are required to work with certified recordkeeping firms. Obtaining this status requires a great deal of transparency and trust. We pride ourselves on strict client confidentiality which allows us to remain a valuable resource for medical, legal, and financial clients who are held to strict regulations and reporting requirements.
Our clients span many industries to include: medical practices, law offices, restaurants, salons and studios, investment firms, nonprofits, realtors, and private doctors and health and wellness practitioners.
- Bookkeeping Services and Accounting
- Payroll and Operations
- On Demand CFO
Managing Partner, Consultant
As Managing Partner of Peak Business Consultants, Maki Pombo is deeply committed to the mission, values, and clients of the firm. With over 17 years of experience, Maki continually strives to do more than manage the needs of customers; she endeavors to see Peak’s Consultants become valued partners to each of their clients, taking great pride in seeing financial successes at every stage of growth. Shortly after completing her Masters in Business Administration degree from the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics at UNH in 2006, Maki took over as Managing Partner at Peak. Since that time she has continued to build the business with the support of her talented team. Maki has worked to both deepen the level of service offering as well as diversify Peak’s client base. When she is not helping her clients, Maki enjoys outdoor adventuring of all kinds, particularly backpacking and rock climbing, with her husband Matt, daughter Maya and dogs Ruby & Boomer.
Operations Specialist, Consultant
Katie Buzuvis-Zautcke (aka Katie B) serves as the do all/know all office ninja. Since 2014, Katie B has worked hard to become an integral part of the Peak Team. While she takes great pride in her interpersonal skills and efficiency, it is her emphasis on the customer and the attention to detail that sets her apart.
As a former restaurant owner, Katie learned to keep many balls in the air while maintaining her sense of humor, remaining focused on the tasks at hand. When she isn’t helping clients, Katie is a dedicated Yoga instructor, teaching on the Seacoast since 2000. She enjoys spending her free time relaxing with her husband and daughter.
Kate Callahan has over 17 years of financial consulting experience and excels at streamlining systems to help businesses run smoother and more efficiently. She has worked in a variety of industries and applies this knowledge to her accounting skillset, giving clients over 20 years of on the job experience. Kate is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and has been with Peak Business Consultants since 2005. She currently serves as a Senior Consultant to the firm and, having come from a family full of self-employed business owners, knows exactly what it takes to help Peak’s clients succeed. In her free time, Kate enjoys practicing yoga and spending time with her husband and daughter.
Trish came to New Hampshire by way of New Jersey, Vermont, and Boston, and currently resides in Southern NH. A 33 year veteran of the financial industry, she spent a majority of her accounting career in the Boston area working as a Portfolio Manager for John Hancock where she managed corporate Real Estate Investment and Mortgage Portfolios. Trish has also worked as a Business Consultant for Hood, LLC, as a Controller with Add-On Data, as well as a consultant to small businesses. Trish enjoys working with numbers and auditing, and finding out where that missing number went!
Her specialties include balancing many tasks at once, QucikBooks, payroll, accounts payable, client management, fiscal management, reporting and general financial analysis, and she is a licensed notary in the State of NH.
In her free time, Trish enjoys yoga, skiing, boating, the outdoors and spending time with her husband, son, daughter and Shih-tzu Macie.
Tammie J. Carney
Tammie is an accounting professional with over 35 years of experience, starting as an accounts payable clerk and making her way through accounts receivable, general accounting, and cost accounting. During this time, she attended classes in the evening while working full-time as a single parent and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, graduating summa cum laude and receiving the Presidential Scholar award. She graduated from college in the same year that her daughter earned her high school diploma.
Serving in a controller role for 25 years, Tammie has been intricately involved in the implementation of fully integrated ERP systems for several companies. Her passion is streamlining and creating consistency, and finding the shortest path to get the job done.
When she is not crunching numbers, Tammie enjoys volunteering with her church and in her community, sharing time with her husband as they watch their children and grandchildren find their place in the world, and indulging in her fascination with computer games.