Received a Bachelor’s degree (at the age of 19) in Business Administration from Florida Atlantic University in 1980, with a major in Accounting.  Passed the CPA exam and became certified in Florida in 1982.  Member of AICPA and FICPA.  Is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.  Joined the Firm in 2002.  Career includes over 30 years of private and public accounting experience.