Ms. Santos currently holds the position of manager at Mendonca & Partners. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Caldwell College in Caldwell, NJ with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and has been with the firm since her graduation.
Ms. Santos is an extremely well-rounded professional with experience in many industries: restaurant and hospitality, construction and real estate, manufacturing and distribution to name a few. Ms. Santos is an excellent team member and a proactive in-charge accountant responsible for a multitude of clients and staff. She has a very positive attitude and always at her best providing her clients real value in addition to the accounting, advisory or tax services such as audits, reviews, compilations, tax returns, business consulting, and training.
Ms. Santos uses her broad knowledge and exceptional research skills on tax and accounting to provide clients with up-to-date financial information and analysis to help manage and grow their businesses. She is very knowledgeable about many different types of accounting software, such as QuickBooks® and Point of Sale (POS) systems that she has put into operation for many of her clients. She diligently manages her staff and the timely closing of the books and provides effective tax planning for owners of closely held businesses and high net worth individuals.
Ms. Santos is also part of the Mendonca & Partners Executive Board and is a member of various other committees within the firm. She is fluent in Portuguese and proficient in Spanish.