Highly organized, articulate entrepreneur with 22 years of accounting, financial analysis, human resource management, and business operations experience. Her early years, as a CPA, were spent working in both large and small public accounting firms where she was exposed to Fortune 500 companies, non-profit organizations, small businesses, banks, and mutual funds. She provided services that included auditing of financial statements and internal controls, preparation of financial statements, tax planning and preparation as well as management consulting. Over the past nine years, she has built a successful, profitable technology company that serves the association industry. As Co-founder and Chief Financial Officer, she created the infrastructure, hired and managed employees, developed a strategic plan for growth through collaboration, directed all financial matters, authored and delivered presentations to Board and prospective partners, facilitated team meetings, provided product and project management, engaged in revenue-generating efforts and marketing initiatives, built relationships with customers and vendors, reviewed and approved all contracts and, recently, sold the business to investors who will take it to the next level. She is currently a consultant for her former company’s new owners. She not only has experience with QuickBooks but also is well versed in all Microsoft Office platforms and SalesForce. She graduated cum laude with a Bachelors’s degree in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts – Amherst and is near completion in the process of reinstating her license as a CPA.