Meet the Team: Florencio Vera

Florencio Vera, Associate

How did you end up working with Red Granite and ORBA?

Carolyn and I worked together at a not-for-profit organization before she transitioned to RG. After hearing all the great things about RG and graduating with my accounting degree, I applied and now I am here!

What’s your area of expertise?

I am pretty tech savvy. If clients use or need to implement different technology into their operation, I am pretty good at learning it quickly and becoming a key resource for other people.

What gets you excited about working with Red Granite?

I am excited about working with entrepreneurs and being part of the reason why their companies flourish. I think that will be a very valuable and fulfilling experience.

Where did you grow up?

West side of Chicago!

Weekend hang out?

Anywhere they have Latin dancing, like Adobes, Dylan’s, Congas, etc.

First thing you’d like to cross off your bucket list is:

I want to go scuba diving.

Three words to describe you are:

Genuine, caring, dependable.

Favorite Quote/Personal Motto?

With Flo V, its a guarantee!

Three things you think are awesome:

Dancing, running, and comedy.

Cubs or Sox? Or Hawks?

Cubbies all day!!!

What song best describes your work ethic?

If you had a superpower it would be:

I would like to be a wizard like Harry Potter!

I can’t get enough of ____________

Spicy Nacho Doritos.

If you could live in anyone’s shoes for a day it would be:

I would like to be Tom Ricketts, the owner of the Cubs!

You’ll also find us online at www.orba.com now that we’re part of one of Chicago’s most prestigious CPA firms, Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams, Ltd.  With our ORBA colleagues, we’re positioned to offer you an expanded array of state-of-the-art services. 

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