Lucia Valenzuela

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Chief Innovation Officer

"I find satisfaction in creating a comprehensive picture of efficiency and progress. Knowing our work not only meets but exceeds industry standards is a powerful reminder that innovation in the accounting sector is at a thrilling frontier!" - Lucia Valenzuela

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Lucia is the driving force behind the adoption of new technologies at our firm. She stays up to date on advancements and works with firm leadership to develop and implement strategic plans that align with our goal of enhancing the client and employee experience.

Lucia comes to James Moore with nearly a decade of experience and forward-thinking leadership in technology, public accounting and tax law matters. Her notable achievements included the market launch of revolutionary tax software and building a large specialty tax practice at a top 50 accounting firm. Lucia’s knowledge of technology, strategic partnerships, teambuilding, public accounting and tax law provides our firm with a new and unique perspective on client service and operations.

Outside of James Moore, Lucia is active in local bar associations and their respective boards. She also volunteers with Project Youth, Step-Up and other organizations focused on mentoring and empowering underprivileged youth in their journeys toward college.


Juris Doctor, Thomas Jefferson School of Law

Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies, Purdue Global

Fun Facts

Lucia is enthusiastic about the outdoors and enjoys golfing, tennis, hiking and going for a bike ride.

In her free time, she likes attending live comedy and sporting events (Go LA Dodgers!).

She’s a dog mom to her Wheaten Terrier, Tumi.