Marta Skik Harich is the Chief Financial Officer for Health Performance Specialists and has been in the practice of accountancy and taxation for over 13 years. Marta obtained her Master’s Degree in Accounting and Specialization in Finance at Nova Southeastern University, Bachelor of Science at Loyola University Chicago, passed the CPA exam on her first try and attained a plethora of experience in both the public and private accounting industries since 2005. While in the public accounting sector, Marta worked in various areas of small business: Compliance work such as taxation, IRS Representation, Sales Tax and Payroll; Consulting work such as Business succession planning, business growth strategies, internal controls implementation; Mergers and Acquisitions; Litigation support in divorce cases and collaborative divorce; and Back office accounting such as bookkeeping, financial statement preparation, Compilations, Budgeting and Forecasting. While in the private sector, Marta was part of a 6 person Corporate Tax Department responsible for all compliance reporting/filing for AutoNation, a $50 Billion NYSE publicly traded Fortune 500 Company, headquartered in Ft. Lauderdale focusing primarily in Federal and State taxes, M&A Due Diligence, 10Q, 10K, FAS 109 and FIN 48. Additioanlly, Marta was an Associate Instructor at the University of Phoenix, instructing Accounting Ethics, Accounting Information Systems, and Accounting Principles from 2009-2013.
Marta is involved in the local business community with the intent to help each business grow and be strong business community pillars. Marta served on the Board and was Director of Special Events of the Carrollwood Area Business Association (CABA) and organized the Taste of Carrollwood. Marta is CABA’s Chair of the Power Lunch Committee, a Member of the Westshore Alliance, and Director of Technology for Carrollwood Professionals Network (CPN).