Samuel A. Monastra
Samuel A. Monastra, CPA has spent his career in public accountanting. As a client-facing professional, Mr. Monastra has excellent experience working with publicly held companies and large privately held companies. Industry focus includes: healthcare; life sciences and technology; manufacturing and distribution; and real estate and construction. Sam has held executive level positions with “Big Four” and Top 10 international accounting firms, including KPMG, RSM, and BDO. Sam served as a member of the Editorial Board of the Pennsylvania CPA Journal and is a frequent speaker for a variety of national organizations including state CPA societies, the Institute of Internal Auditors, and the Institute of Management Accountants. Principal speaking topics include: revenue recognition, lease accounting, income tax accounting, business combinations, Fair Value, and financial reporting issues impacted by the IASB/FASB Convergence Project.