With over 25 years of experience, Teresa has become an expert in the processing and evaluating of financial transactions, particularly for the hospitality industry. This has resulted in the ability to benchmark key operational components and identifying problem areas for her clients, resulting in the discovery of numerous cases of fraud and embezzlement. Since coming to SS and G Financial Services, Inc. in 1999, Teresa has served as the Associate Director of outsourcing services, which oversees the day-to-day accounting functions of approximately 100 clients in the food service industry where all accounting functions, traditionally performed in house, are done by SS and G. She has been a key leader in spearheading and developing SS and G s successful franchise accounting practice, a complete outsourced solution specializing in accounts payables, sales reporting/polling, payroll, financial statement preparation, and Web access reporting for franchises. Teresa frequently writes articles for Selections, SS and G s proprietary restaurant industry newsletter and has developed several outsourcing programs unique to the hospitality industry such as Ad-Fund accounting. She has her certification for membership with FCSI. She attended Northern Kentucky University, majoring in accounting and is a graduate of Leadership Northern Kentucky. Teresa is active in several professional and community organizations.