Yanli Xu
Yanli Xu
Senior Accountant

Yanli joined HeimLantz in 2018 and currently serves as a senior accountant. She specializes in small business accounting, individual and business tax return preparation, and business consulting.

Yanli holds a Master of Science in Finance and Economics from West Texas A&M University (WTAMU), as well as a Bachelor of Law degree from the Zhongnan University of Economics and Law. Prior to joining the HeimLantz team, she spent over eight years as a senior staff accountant in various industries with Accounting Solutions Network PLC. She worked with small- to mid-sized companies and organizations in a variety of service-related industries, including IT consulting, business consulting, pest control, cleaning services, restaurants, and non-profits. Yanli is a member of the WTAMU Alumni Association. She is currently in pursuit of her CPA designation.

Raised in Hubei, China, Yanli moved to the United States in 2006, living in Canyon, Texas while earning her master’s degree. She currently resides with her husband and their two sons in northern Virginia. Yanli spends the majority of her free time taking care of and enjoying her children, but she also likes to travel, cook, and volunteer at her church.