Partners

Urbielewicz Murphree CPAs, Albuquerque|Partners

The full service accounting firm of Urbielewicz Murphree CPAs, PC Albuquerque is woman-owned with three partner CPAs.

Karen Urbielewicz, CPA, Accounting Partner

A Certified Public Accountant since 1986, Karen spent over seven years with a national accounting firm. As a staff accountant she gained experience in tax preparation and taxation, and was in charge of large governmental, nonprofit, bank, and insurance audits. Upon moving to Albuquerque, she worked as an accounting supervisor for a large healthcare company until she opened her own practice in 1996.

Karen's extensive experience spans banking, construction, attorneys, doctors and dentists, consultants and engineers, restaurants and retail establishments, as well as continued work with nonprofit organizations and individuals.

Karen runs our Accounting and Bookkeeping Services department where she helps businesses understand their numbers and how they can manage better by the numbers.

She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the New Mexico Society of CPAs, and the New Mexico Estate Planning Council. She is a past president of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO). She was also treasurer of the Foundation for Entrepreneurial Excellence, a nonprofit she helped establish.


Linda Murphree, CPA, Fiduciary Partner

Linda has been a Certified Public Accountant since 1982 and has national accounting firm experience as well as nonprofit, governmental and bank industry audit experience, as well as private industry experience with Ore-Ida Foods and Motorola.

Upon relocation to New Mexico in 1988 Linda became a sole proprietor, operating a home-based tax and bookkeeping practice. She subcontracted with a local CPA firm and audited a number of nonprofit, governmental and state agencies. Linda operated her home based business for over 15 years prior to merging her practice with Karen in 2005.

Linda heads our Eldercare and Trustee Services department which concentrates on the financial needs of our clients.  In conjunction with her focus on managing the financial needs of our fiduciary clients, she is  a member of the NM Guardianship Association and serves as the Treasurer on the Board of Directors of the Senior Citizens Law Office (SCLO). She is also a member of the New Mexico Society of CPAs and the New Mexico Estate Planning Council.


Karen J. Delle Site, CPA, Tax Partner

Karen D., a Certified Public Accountant since 1987, joined the firm in 2012. Previously, she ran the satellite office for one of New Mexico's largest locally owned public accounting firms.

Karen D runs our Tax Department, where she is passionate about assisting our clients pay only their “fair share” of tax. She also specializes in business consulting services to closely held businesses; working with business owners as an advisor to help them become more profitable. Her industry expertise includes construction, real estate and health care.

An active community leader, she served as board member and past chair of the Rio Rancho Regional Chamber of Commerce, president/charter member of the Rio Rancho Rotary Sunrise and currently serves as board member and secretary of Corrales MainStreet.

She has been licensed as a CPA in Florida and Georgia, and a Registered Representative with both Series 7 and 66 certifications. She graduated from the University of New Mexico with a BBA and is a member of the New Mexico Society of CPAs and the AICPA.