Since 1989, Steve has provided assurance, consulting, and other accounting services, including five years with a Big Four firm in a Director capacity. Industries served include government, not-for-profit, for-profit, insurance, and health and human services. Responsibilities include managing and directing staff performing engagements for performance audits, operational reviews, cost plan, Medicaid audits, and various consulting projects.
Steve has over ten years of Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Public Assistance Programs experience and recently served as a Project Executive and a Subject Matter Expert. He also has experience working on Hurricanes Erin, Fay, Katrina, Ivan, Georges, Opal, Wilma, Dennis, Jeanne, Charley, and the Florida Severe Storms. Additionally, he has experience in overseeing the seeking of maximum reimbursement awards from FEMA on Hurricanes Hermine, Nate, Matthew, Irma, Michael, and Dorian.
Steve’s previous work experience includes public accounting, Interim Director of the Office of Management and Budget, Commissioner for Public Service Commission (position appointed by the Governor), business owner, and Chief Financial Officer of a large local government. Previous responsibilities include financial reporting, auditing, budgeting, human resources, risk management, employee benefits, grants, research, and procurement areas. Throughout his career, Steve has focused on the challenges governments face with limited resources to provide services, improve performance, achieve regulatory compliance, and enhance transparency and accountability.