A company is only as good as its people
Chief Executive Officer
Amy has extensive financial management and reporting experience through her work with IBM, UBS and numerous nonprofit agencies throughout the metro-New York area. She was the Vice President of Client Services for an outsourced accounting firm focused on nonprofits. Amy has worked as a management consultant with several organizations including the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York, Family Reach Foundation and Charley’s Fund. Amy holds a BS in Finance from Penn State University and an MBA with a focus in Nonprofit Management from Yale University.
Chief Operating Officer
Susan has diverse accounting experience based on her work with numerous private, governmental and nonprofit entities. Both a CPA and MBA, she has held key accounting positions at both Merck & Co and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Susan was subsequently the Accounting Manager at the Passaic County Technical Institute and has also consulted for numerous smaller organizations, including the Lee Memorial Library, in Allendale, NJ. Susan holds a BS in Accounting and an MBA from Rutgers University.
Tricia has more than 25 years of experience as an accounting professional. She has held numerous positions across multiple sectors and spent many years with private CPA firms. Tricia is an active volunteer with her local, youth athletic programs. She holds a BS in Accounting from Montclair State University.
Diana has more than 20 years of diverse and extensive experience in accounting, finance, and tax. While currently she specializes in nonprofit accounting, she also has worked for a variety of businesses in the private sector throughout her career. In her spare time, she volunteers with her town’s Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). She holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting and a Master’s of Science in Taxation, both from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Elizabeth is currently a senior who is pursuing her accounting degree at William Paterson University. She is the president of the Accounting Society, NJCPA Ambassador, and Becker Ambassador. Elizabeth is looking to purse her MBA upon graduating in May 2020.
Executive Vice President
Allison has extensive experience in accounting, tax, and financial reporting. While she specializes in nonprofit accounting, she has worked with a variety of businesses throughout her career. Furthermore, her background as a Systems Analyst at AT&T has proven valuable in helping clients get the most out of their accounting systems. Allison has served on boards of nonprofit organizations as well as the finance committee of her local church. She is a CPA and holds a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Notre Dame, and a Master’s of Science from Stevens Institute of Technology.
Priya has a strong background in accounting and financial reporting. Her role as Director of Finance at The Silverfern Group has provided her with significant experience in budgeting, financial planning and cash management. She has been invaluable at her previous positions in understanding clients' needs and in providing clients with key financial information in a concise and simple format. Priya began her career at Ernst & Young LLP as an auditor. She is a CPA and holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a specialization in Accounting from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania.
Mary Beth King
Mary Beth joins Brand K Partners after many years as Financial Manager and Administrator for several Episcopal churches in northern New Jersey. Working with both small and larger congregations, she has extensive experience in church administration and finances. She has worked with volunteer boards to help the financial process reflect the mission and ministry of the organization. A graduate of Drew University in Madison, NJ, she has also served as board member and volunteer treasurer of her church and currently serves on the Human Resources Advisory Board for the Episcopal Diocese of Newark.