CS&L CPAs, a certified public accounting firm located in Bradenton and Sarasota, has added two new Auditors to their team as part of a recent recruiting initiative to attract and retain talent in our community. The following accountants have joined CS&L CPAs:
Jeff Gerhard, from Bradenton, FL, joined the CS&L team as Audit Manager. Gerhard has over 16 years experience in public accounting and is a member of the Finance Committee for the Humane Society of Manatee County. He is originally from Rochester Hills, Michigan and received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Oakland University in 1997. Gerhard is a Certified Fraud Examiner as issued by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.
Sean McCarty, originally from Valrico, FL, graduated from the University of South Florida in May, 2013, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting. McCarty has been hired as a Staff Auditor and is currently completing his Masters Degree in Audit/Systems from USF. He is due to graduate in December, 2014, and is a former recipient of the CPA Becker Review Scholarship.
Christopher Norton, a resident of Ruskin, FL, joined the firm as a Staff Accountant. Norton graduated from the University of South Florida in May, 2014, where he was a member of the USF Baseball Team. Norton is currently completing his 5th year program and plans to sit for the CPA exam next year.