Gina Bliss, CPA, CFE is a Director in EFPR Group’s Tax and Business Services Department. She has over 20 years of experience in tax compliance and consulting and financial statement preparation for closely held businesses. In addition, she has several years of experience in internal auditing and risk assessments and forensic auditing and fraud investigation.
Gina’s experience includes tax, tax planning and consulting, financial statement preparation and business consulting for manufacturing and medical industry clients. She’s also performed risk assessments and internal audits for compliance with the State Attorney General’s Five Point Plan for school districts including work in the areas of capital projects and Medicaid compliance.
Gina worked for several years for a small local public accounting firm. That background developed a broad base of skills for helping a small closely held business grow. She has a well-rounded understanding of the needs of a small business for everything from a good accounting system with internal controls to a good banking relationship.
Gina received her B.S. in Accounting from SUNY Geneseo and her Certified Public Accountancy license in 1994, and her Certified Fraud Examiner license in 2005. She is an alumnus of the Leadership Genesee class of 2013, a program that develops leaders for Genesee County. She is also the Treasurer, a Director and an Emergency Medical Technician for the Bergen Fire Department.
Education and Certifications
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
- SUNY Geneseo, Accounting
- Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Leadership Genesee, Class of 2013 Alumnus
- Bergen Fire Department, Emergency Medical Technician, Director and Treasurer