Accounting Advisory Board

The School's Accounting Advisory Board includes some of Miami's most prominent accounting industry leaders. The Board is chaired by Mark Margulies (BBA ’89, MSTX ’90), Florida Tax Practice Leader, Grant Thornton LLP.

The Board plays a critical role in the ongoing development of curriculum and building of the Department of Accounting that is nationally recognized for accounting research.

Board Members


Mark Margulies, BBA ’89, MSTX ’90 - Board Chair
Florida Tax Practice Leader
Grant Thornton LLP
        John R. Lambert
Partner
KPMG LLP
Jamie Byington, BBA ’81
Partner
Cherry Bekaert LLP
Jose S. Lamela, Jr., BBA '86
Partner
Crowe Horwath LLP
Camila Cote, BBA ’94
Partner
Ernst & Young LLP
Isabel Marini, BBA ’85, MPRA ’86
Group Director, FMS Field Finance
Ryder System Inc.
Kenneth S. Dubow, BBA ’76
Principal
Kaufman Rossin
Stephen Nesi
Partner
PwC
Madeline Elias, BS ’95, MBA Tax ’96
Miami Managing Partner, Tax Services
BDO USA LLP
Michael Novak, BBA ’76
Partner
Marcum LLP
Jared Fletcher, BBA ’95
Vice President of Strategic Initiatives
Lennar Financial Services

George Pita, BBA ’82
CFO, Operations
Mastec Inc.
Brett Friedman, MBA ’94
Partner
RSM US LLP
Bill Pruitt, BBA ’66
Tony Gutierrez, BBA ’95 MSTX ’97
Associate Director, Tax
Berkowitz Pollack Brant
Peter Pruitt 
Managing Partner, Florida and Puerto Rico
Deloitte LLP
Raul Incera, BBA '90
Principal
Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra LLC
Henry Pujol, BBA ’89, MBA ’94
Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
Alejandro Joya, BBA '91
Managing Director
Alvarez & Marsal Taxand LLC
Raymond Zomerfeld, BBA ’81
Partner
Vizcaino and Zomerfeld LLP
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