Shari Broomberg is Controller overseeing Accounting operations including internal and external financial reporting, budgeting and analysis, cash management and compliance with internal controls. In this role, Shari also focuses her efforts on insurance, debt compliance and treasury management. Shari began her career in public accounting with Lee & Associates in Valdosta, GA before moving her career to Florida where she was Controller for Brock Development, FCI Residential and Rendina Healthcare Real Estate. Shari earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Valdosta State University.
Caroline started her professional career as an Assistant Administrator at a Notary Office in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. After moving to the USA Caroline continued her career in the medical field. She has worked for several different Hospitals and Surgeon Offices where Billing, Collections and Coding were her routine duties. Caroline started working for the Boynton Beach Fire Department as an EMS Billing Specialist. The main duties were Billing and Collections for the Ambulance Department of Boynton Beach Fire Rescue. She was awarded a Distinguished Service Award from the Chamber of Commerce and also became Employee of the year for the Boynton Beach Fire Rescue Department. In the meantime Caroline received her Certified Bookkeeper credential from the A.I.P.B. Caroline is keeping this certification current and is continually studying to achieve more knowledge and experience in different industries. After Caroline served several years for the Boynton Beach Fire Department she decided to pursue an accounting career. She became a Staff Accountant and has worked several years for a Management Company that took care of the accounting needs for Gastroenterology Practices. Caroline’s current position at Cooke & Associates is very exciting and she is taking care of the accounting needs of several small businesses.
Maria Fernanda Hernandez
Born in Argentina, Maria Fernanda has an extensive experience working for Governmental, Service companies and Health Institutions. Maria Fernanda has a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Sciences.
Before moving to the U.S, Maria Fernanda worked for more than 10 years as an Area Manager at the General Direction of Environmental Control for the City of Buenos Aires, assuring Business and Corporate compliance with the city’s laws.
Maria Fernanda is fluent in Spanish, and has ample capacity in administrative tasks.
As the newest member at Cooke and Associates Lidia brings an extensive career in Accounting and Taxation. A graduate and active alumni of Florida International University’s school of Accounting in Miami, Florida. She enjoys mentoring recent graduates and keeping up with the current trends in accounting. Lidia started her career in Miami and moved to Port St Lucie seven years ago where she continues working and enjoying her career. At Cooke & Associates as a staff accountant Lidia works with business clients and land investors.