Stephie is an enthusiastic Accounting and Finance professional. Bringing over a decade of experience in banking, bookkeeping, revenue and account reconciliation, and process implementation surrounding accounting and finance. She manages all day-to-day accounting functions for Pear Associates. Stephie prepares monthly, quarterly, and annual reports in areas of budget, projections, and overall financial performance. She is also able to expand on her years of experience in payroll administration and Human Resources as a Controller.
Before starting her working career, Stephie’s passion for community service and outreach led her to not only be a member of several programs within her hometown of Melrose, MA but to also become the founder of a local after-school program, Big Chef Little Chef. Stephie has also spent some time working in the non-profit sector as a Revenue Accountant for The National Brain Tumor Society, where she believes her passion for mission-driven work was once again ignited. Her time at NBTS allowed her to learn about how Non-Profits function and become successful. After that experience Stephie sharpened her accounting knowledge by spending time at a CPA firm where she was able to learn more client-based accounting.
Since starting with Pear Associates, she has implemented several new processes in the areas of Finance and Human Resources. Stephie has used her financial reporting expertise to help the leadership team make key decisions to ensure Pear Associates continued growth. She has played a key role in Pear Associates new Employee Handbook rollout and the adoption of a new CRM system. As the point of contact for all contract management she is able to have visibility across all of Pear Associates engagements and helps to ensure that the contracting process runs smoothly and efficiently.
Stephie graduated from Regis College in 2013 with a BA in Business Management. She also holds a Real Estate License and is a Notary for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. She lives in Mansfield, MA, with her husband and two young children.