Melanie K. Faidley

Senior Tax Manager | CPA

  • 317.269.3454


Lipscomb University: BS, Accounting


  • Certified Public Accountant – Indiana


Melanie is a Senior Manager in the Tax Department at Pile, CPAs. She joined the firm following graduation from Lipscomb University in 1987 and remains one of the longest‐tenured members of the Pile family.

The primary client focus for Melanie is accounting for high wealth individuals, manufacturing and construction industries, and the small business sector. She specializes in helping clients manage tax complexities and navigate through all the details to ensure a quality product. She advises clients in increasingly important areas relating to state taxation and helps to manage their current and future tax liabilities. Melanie also serves as the account manager of a charitable foundation.

Melanie is a native of Indianapolis. She loves spending time with her husband and four children, especially when they can all be together. She loves road trips, especially those that lead to her favorite destination of Colorado. Melanie is an active member of the Southeastern Church of Christ family. Among her activities there, she is part of the church finance team, and she has been a part of the congregation’s annual family Bible camp for over 25 years, serving as co‐director with her husband since 2006.

Professional Memberships

  • Indiana CPA Society

Community Involvement

  • Southeastern Church of Christ
  • Theodora House


Family 🙂 . My children and hubby of 31 years

Pile was my first full-time job after graduating from college

  • Coffee or Tea?
  • Tea
  • Born
  • Nashville, TN
  • Favorite Vacation / Travel Spot
  • Colorado
  • Pets
  • A dog named Ezra
  • Favorite Color
  • Purple