September 18th, 2015 Michael L. Garcia Promoted to Principal Sansiveri is pleased to announce the promotion of Michael L. Garcia, CPA to the position of Principal. Mike has 12 years of audit and accounting experience. He is responsible for the review and implementation of new technology in the audit and accounting area. Mike provides auditing, accounting, and consulting services to the firm’s clients in diverse industries, including manufacturing, distribution, and professional services. Mike is the team leader of the Manufacturing and Distribution specialty team at Sansiveri. In this role Mike coordinates the firm’s accounting, auditing and consulting services that are provided to the firm’s Manufacturing and Distribution clients. In addition, Mike is responsible for providing training to our staff on audit and accounting issues. He provides annual firm wide training on employee benefit plan audits, which covers new accounting and auditing pronouncements, risk assessment and compliance testing. “Mike has proven himself to be a dedicated professional and has worked exceptionally hard at improving the firm’s efficiency through the use of current technology,” said Michael DeCataldo, managing partner at Sansiveri. “We are pleased to have Mike as the firm’s newest Principal.” Mike has earned a Master of Business Administration from Bryant University and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, majoring in accounting, from the University of Rhode Island. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants. He is also a board member of the Rhode Island School of the Future.