V.Z. is a “hands-on” accounting and operations professional with 25+ years of experience working for nonprofits as well as small businesses. In addition to transactional accounting functions, he has managed payroll, HR functions, auditing, and financial reporting & analysis. He is also experienced in configuring and implementing accounting systems, including developing operating procedures and internal controls to safeguard corporate assets. From 2012-2017, he was a part-time accountant and business consultant to In Step PC where he provided full-cycle accounting services, including cleaning up and reconciling accounts. From 2007-2011, he held controller-level positions at a for-profit university and a small business. From 1990-2006, V.Z. owned a business that provided direct mail services to clients such as DIRECTV and Comcast. He is proficient in QuickBooks, Peachtree, Great Plains, Solomon, MAS90 and Excel. He has a BS in Accounting from Strayer University and has received training in both corporate and individual income taxes. He is fluent in English and Spanish.