Brenda Smith, CPA
Brenda Smith, CPA is an experienced instructor of tax staff training. Brenda is the founding partner her own firm with over twenty five years of tax and financial management experience. Brenda has both international and domestic tax expertise as well as a proven record of outstanding achievement in providing financial services to a variety of companies and industries.
Brenda started her career with Deloitte and later became Senior Partner with a large regional firm. Brenda has held financial and tax positions with manufacturing, healthcare, telecommunications, retail and not-for-profit companies. Brenda’s unique background includes developing and implementing business strategies while improving risk management through internal controls, software systems and other processes and procedures. Brenda has been instrumental in developing and implementing programs for companies to become compliant with Sarbanes Oxley requirements. Brenda is a financial operations principal and consults with financial services companies regarding SEC compliance.
Brenda received her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Brenda is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Financial Planner and Certified Internal Auditor. Brenda is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
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