Paula joined Gregory, Sharer & Stuart in 1988, became a shareholder of the firm in 1998 and is head of the firm’s tax and accounting department as well as a member of the firm’s Manufacturing Industry Service Team.
Paula’s areas of expertise in public accounting are federal taxation and sales and use tax. She serves a variety of clients with emphasis on manufacturers, medical practices, insurance companies, auto dealerships, retail stores and franchise operations in addition to representing clients before the Internal Revenue Service and the Florida Department of Revenue. She has taught continuing education courses in estates and trusts, tax (including partnerships and S Corporations) and sales tax.
Paula graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting.
Paula is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of Florida. She holds SEC Series 7 and Florida Life, Health and Variable Annuity Insurance licenses.
Paula is a member of the American and Florida Institutes of Certified Public Accountants.
Community and Civic Organizations Served
Paula is the President of Suncoasters, Inc. of St. Petersburg and also serves on the Salvation Army Advisory Board.