Master of Accounting Articles

John Staten

John Staten (BSAc ’89, MAcc ’90) | March 2019

Staten (BSAc 1989, MAcc 1990) was named the Chief Operating Officer of Orange Lake Resorts, home of the Holiday Inn Club Vacations brand. Staten will play a key role in delivering a seamless and consistent brand experience instrumental to achieving resort and financial growth goals. Previously, Staten served as COO for

Aubrey Lynch

Aubrey J. Lynch (BSAc ’03, MAcc ’03) | February 2019

Lynch (BSAc 2003, MAcc 2003), CPA, was recently hired by the Sarasota law firm Williams Parker as director of fiduciary tax matters. She is formerly a principal with CS&L CPAs. Lynch oversees tax and accounting matters as they relate to the firm’s fiduciary services, facilitating fulfillment of trustees’ duties and

Corinne Turcotte

Corinne Turcotte (BSAc ’11, MAcc ’11) | February 2019

Turcotte (BSAc 2011, MAcc 2011), a CPA, has been promoted to Senior Manager in James Moore & Company’s Gainesville office. She will be responsible for planning and executing auditing and accounting projects and client engagements.

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Shane Metzler (BSAc ’17, MAcc ’17) | February 2019

Metzler (BSAc 2017, MAcc 2017) has been promoted to Senior Accountant in James Moore & Company’s Gainesville office. He will be responsible for directing and reviewing the audit work of Associate and Staff Accountants and will participate in various phases of compilation and review engagements, including budgeting and planning. Metzler

Marcus Mansfield

Marcus “Marc” Mansfield (BSAc ’16, MAcc ’16) | February 2019

Mansfield (BSAc 2016, MAcc 2016) joined James Moore & Company as an Associate Accountant in its Gainesville office and will assist with research and preparation of individual and corporate tax returns. Mansfield has over two years of tax preparation and consulting experience.

Tiffany Edwards

Tiffany Edwards (BSAc ’06, MAcc ’06) | February 2019

Edwards (BSAc 2006, MAcc 2006), a CPA, has been promoted to Client Service Director in James Moore & Company’s Accounting and Controllership Services department. She will provide expertise and leadership in the accounting and controllership department, primarily for the outsourced accounting services provided to nonprofit clients.

Jose I. Molina

Jose I. Molina (BSAc ’96, MAcc ’97) | February 2019

Molina (BSAc 1996, MAcc 1997) has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of the Spanish Broadcasting System. Molina has over 20 years of experience in corporate finance leadership and public accounting roles, including broad experience in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and corporate restructuring. Prior to his appointment, Molina was the

Ken Vitek

Ken Vitek (MAcc ’10) | January 2019

Vitek (MAcc 2010) was promoted to director in Berkowitz Pollack Brant Advisors and Accountants’ international tax services practice. He focuses on business consulting, tax planning and pre-immigration planning for high-net-worth families, entrepreneurs and real estate investors.

Laurence Bernstein

Laurence Bernstein (BSAc, MAcc ’07) | January 2019

Bernstein (BSAc 2007, MAcc 2007) was promoted to director in Berkowitz Pollack Brant Advisors and Accountants’ tax services practice. He leads the firm’s accounting intelligence practice, which provides outsourced cloud-based accounting to growing and mid-sized companies.

George Pollock

George Pollock (BSAc ’89, MAcc ’90) | January 2019

Pollock is the CFO at vXchnge and is responsible for all finance and human resource functions at the company. An avid cyclist, Pollock shared his story about battling FSH Muscular Dystrophy and riding across the United States to raise money for the muscle disorder.