Ivy Tan

Accounting Associate

  • Why did you join TFO Phoenix?

After interviewing with TFO, I quickly noticed the team collaboration and environment. I knew I wanted to be a part of a growing company that values and cares about their clients. I was really impressed with TFO’s mission to help families achieve their financial goals.

  • What do you enjoy most about your role at TFO Phoenix?

I enjoy working individually as well as having the opportunity to collaborate with other team members.

  • What personal accomplishments are you most proud of?

Motherhood has changed my perspective in life. Before I had my 2 kids, my entire life revolved around myself and then in an instant it was about them entirely. However, it has made me a better person in so many ways. It strengthened my Faith that I have the ability to always make good things with God’s guidance.

  • Education and accreditations

BS- Management Accounting
Foundation University, Philippines

  • What do you like to do outside of work? What’s your favorite way to spend a weekend?

Spending quality time with my kids. In addition, I also enjoy watching my favorite hallmark and action movies. Also, whenever I feel homesick, I like to cook Filipino dishes that remind me of home.

  • What are some of your biggest influences?

Aside from my parents, my sister has the biggest impact in my life. She is a teacher by profession and has guided me to be the person that I am today. She has always taught me hard work, patience, and perseverance are key to success.

  • What are the most important lessons you’ve learned in life?

The valuable lesson I learned early in life is to not take anything for granted. Life can change in an instant and it’s important to appreciate what you have while you still have it.