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About Us

About Our Firm

For years, Barwick & Associates, P.C. has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses. Our expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as audits, financial statements, and financial planning.

Barwick & Associates, P.C. is one of the leading firms in and throughout the area. By combining our expertise, experience and the team mentality of our staff, we assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards, hiring of seasoned tax professionals, and work ethic is the reason our client base returns year after year.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Barwick & Associates, P.C. is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of the area's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.

Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around the area. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Barwick & Associates, P.C. receive competent and timely advice.

Our Team

Donna A. Barwick, CPA, CGMA

Barwick & Associates Shareholder

B.S. in Accounting from the University of Richmond – Magna Cum Laude
Licensed with the VA Board of Accountancy since 1989

Professional Associations:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA)
  • Business Networking International (BNI)
  • Network of Enterprising Women (N.E.W.)
  • FABWomen
  • Colonial Heights Chamber of Commerce
  • Petersburg Chamber of Commerce


  • Colonial Heights Baptist Church


  • Husband Michael – ODU grad with a BS in Engineering
  • Daughter Kristen – VCU grad with a BS in Radiation Sciences
  • Son Kyle – VCU grad with a BS in Accounting
  • Granddaughter Grace

When not at work, Donna enjoys spending time with her family and hanging out at the beach.

Available for speaking engagements for civic organizations and small businesses.

Teresa D. McFarlane, CPA

Barwick & Associates Shareholder

B.S. in Accounting from VA Tech

Licensed with the VA Board of Accountancy since 1995
Has work experience in public accounting, government, and corporate

Professional Associations:

  • Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA)
  • Soaring Heights BNI


  • Husband Jeff
  • Daughter Brittany – student at VA Tech
  • Daughter Abby – student at Morehead State University
  • James – working in CT

Available for QuickBooks training

Thomas J. Wood, CPA

Staff accountant

B.S. in Accounting from VCU

Wife: Peggy

Erin S. Musslewhite

Staff accountant

A.S. degree in business,
BS in business in accounting
MS in business administration in finance

Started in public accounting in 1994

Member of AGA

Husband - Sean C. Musselwhite Son - Christopher W. Musselwhite

Love spending time with family and friends. Summertime is favorite, enjoy river on the weekends.

Stephen V Chapel, EA

Staff accountant

BS in Accounting from VCU

Member of the VSCPA
Enrolled Agent with the IRS

Wife: Hope
Children : Brittany, Haley, and Cody