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BMC CPAs is a full-service Certified Public Accounting firm licensed in FL. All of our CPAs hold valid FL State CPA Certificates.
ROBERT MARSH, CPA is the Principal-in-Charge at BMC CPAs, Inc. Mr. Marsh is a State of Florida Certified Public Accountant focusing on providing comprehensive tax preparation and planning, valuation, audit, assurance, financial advisory and other consulting services to businesses and individuals. Robert has over 25 years’ experience in public accounting. As an entrepreneur Robert has experience in the franchise restaurant business, sports products business, and intellectual property development. His primary focus is providing opportunities and solutions to help clients achieve their goals by becoming the ‘clients advocate’. Robert is characterized by his ability to take a multidisciplinary approach to all client issues, with providing superior customer service, expertise and creativity. He has earned a B.B.A. from Niagara University and a Masters of Taxation and Masters of Accountancy from Nova Southeastern University. Robert is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
BONNY WROBEL, CPA has been with BMC CPAs since February of 1998 and is an honor graduate with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Central Florida. Bonny is an extremely capable and talented individual. Bonny’s excellent technical and communication skills have made her a true asset to our organization. Bonny is a member of the AICPA, FICPA, and other civic/community organizations. She is also regarded as an outstanding instructor and has been a leader in our continued education program. In her spare time, she enjoys her family including her 5 grandchildren and loves to golf.
BILL COCHRAN is the Audit Partner with BMC CPAs. Bill specializes in audits of for-profit, non-profit, and various types of municipalities. He has over twenty years of experience in both the private and public sector. His experience includes working for large, medium, and small accounting firms, which has exposed him to many different businesses.
Bill served as a volunteer firefighter in Plattekill, New York and served on the Board of Directors of Rebuilding Together, Dutchess County, New York.
TONY DE SANTIS, CPA joined BMC CPAs in 2013 as managing partner. In addition to his accounting and tax background, Tony has developed a broad range of knowledge related to complex governmental and nonprofit accounting and reporting. To enhance his CPA background, Tony developed skills as a business system analyst, executive coach, and diversity trainer. Tony received a BBA and Masters of Accountancy degrees from Stetson University. He has also worked on a theology and pastoral counseling degree with the Washington Theological Union.
JEFFREY JONES, CPA is a managing partner at BMC CPAs with over 35 years of experience in public accounting and tax preparation. He serves as a Registered Principal of Lion Street Financial at JK Jones Financial Network and holds a Series 7 securities license. Jeff works with a wide range of business in terms of size, entity, and complexity providing accounting, tax, and investment services. Jeff has his BBA from Stetson University and his MBA from the University of Dayton.
SHAWN HIGGINBOTHAM, CFP® has worked in the financial services industry for over 20 years. He has worked with everyone from active traders placing complex equity and options trades with a focus on risk management to Private Clients where he assisted high net worth clients develop detailed financial goals and constructed diversified investment portfolios to accomplish those goals. He holds the Certified Financial Planner™ and Professional Plan Consultant™ designations. Shawn is a multi-generation native Floridian living in Apopka, Florida with his wife C.J., who owns a marketing and creative services firm, and their dog Barracuda. Their son Zachary recently graduated from the University of Florida with his B.S. in Food and Resource Economics.
ROSE SCHMOTZER, EA joined the firm in 2000 and serves as a Senior Accountant for tax, auditing and accounting for small to mid-sized clients. She also consults with new business startups to ensure that owners meet their various tax and accounting compliance-related requirements. Rose graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree from Tulane University and holds an Enrolled Agent status to practice before the Internal Revenue Service.
MARIELA ROSARIO FIGUEROA holds a Master’s Degree in Finance from the University of Puerto Rico and a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from the University of Sacred Heart in Puerto Rico. In the past Mariela was an instructor at Ana G Mendez University in Turabo, Puerto Rico where she taught Finance, Marketing and Real Estate courses to undergraduate students. She is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Accounting at Devry University under the Keller Graduate School of Management Program with the ultimate goal of receiving a CPA designation. In addition to her teaching background she comes to BMC with 14 years of experience in customer service and 4 years in accounting. She is married and has 2 children.
BURT BAUER has been in public accounting and tax preparation for over 24 years, having joined the firm in 1993. While not really related to the accounting field he holds degrees in liberal arts, computer programming and data processing as well as architectural design and drafting. He is almost a native of New Smyrna Beach, a devoted family man and huge Orlando Magic fan. He enjoys the simple pleasures of life which include boating, muscle cars and bicycle riding. He is looking forward to retirement one day and being able to explore old and new interests and being able to do more traveling.
ALYSON CASTRO is a staff accountant at BMC CPAs, Inc. and currently resides in Bunnell, FL. Alyson began her career working as a bookkeeper for her husband’s company while attending Daytona State College. After graduating with honors and receiving her Bachelor of Applied Science degree, she continued her educational pursuit and is currently enrolled in the graduate program of accountancy at Florida Atlantic University (FAU). Integrity, respect, dedication, and personal morale are four simple, yet extremely valuable concepts that she has learned to live by and continues to express in both, her personal and professional life. One of Alyson’s career goals is to finish the remaining academic requirements to sit for the CPA exam(s) and become a licensed certified public accountant.
HEATHER DENNEY, Office Manager, Heather joined BMC CPAs, in August of 2008. She started with us as a receptionist and is now our office manager. When she is not taking care of our BMC family she enjoys cooking, reading and taking care of her family. She has been married for 25 years and has one daughter that will graduate from the University of Florida in May of 2018.
LISA ANDERSON started working for BMC CPAs in December of 2014 as our receptionist/administrative assistant. She holds an associate’s degree in accounting from Lorain County Community College in Ohio. Before coming to BMC CPAs she worked at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach. Prior to moving to Florida in 2004, she worked for the Amherst Exempted School District as a paraprofessional and also a bus aide. Before getting married she worked for an Optometrist office and right out of school she worked for Lakeland Glass Co. She has been married to Darryl since 1990 and they have 4 children (3 girls and 1 boy) and 7 grandchildren (3 girls and 4 boys). She enjoys traveling to see her family in Ohio and Massachusetts, reading, crocheting, and long distance running. About a year ago she added a Glen of Imaal Terrier puppy to the family who keeps them busy with obedience, trick, and agility classes and participating in Fast CAT (a 100 yd. dash for dogs).
LOGAN DENNEY, Security Specialist (of the K-9 variety), Logan joined us in May of 2016. He is a rescue dog from Florida Pointer Rescue of New Smyrna Beach. We believe he is a Black Labrador, Italian Greyhound mix. He generally spends his days wandering the halls of BMC and making the difficult decision of where to nap between three different dog beds. He also enjoys barking at random noises, chewing squeaky toys and demanding treats from our staff.