Patti has over twenty-five years of public/private accounting experience, including more than ten years with Sarbey, Kelly & Kaufman, LLC. Patti is the engagement manager for the Firm's largest internal audit clients.
She serves as the audit manager overseeing the internal control audits and corporate internal control testing and assistance to the external auditors. Patti has also served as manager on other due diligence projects and external financial statement audit assignments for companies of various sizes, including owner-managed businesses.
Prior to joining Sarbey, Kelly & Kaufman, LLC, Patti was senior accounting manager with a large financial services company where she was responsible for multiple special purpose asset securitization companies and trusts. In addition, she worked for five years in the audit division of Arthur Andersen LLP in their South Florida practice. Patti is a graduate of Florida Atlantic University with an MBA. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a Certified Internal Auditor.