Miami, FL, March 20, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Andre N. Chammas, a Certified Public Accountant and director in the Tax and Accounting Department of the nationally recognized public accounting firm Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra, LLP (MBAF), was recently elected to the Board of Trustees of the Southern Florida Chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society® (LLS).
With a mission to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families, LLS is the world’s largest voluntary health agency dedicated to blood cancer. The Southern Florida Chapter of LLS serves Broward and Miami-Dade counties, the Florida Keys, Southwest Florida and Puerto Rico. Other elected members to the Board of Trustees of the Southern Florida Chapter of LLS included:
-Charlotte Mather Taylor, Vice President of Government & Public Affairs, Broward Health
-Georgina Gonzalez Robiou, Manager, Hispanic Marketing, Baptist Health South Florida
-Felicia Turnley, Associate Administrator, Memorial Hospital West.
“At MBAF, we understand the importance of being active community members who collaborate with local non-profit organizations to advance their causes,” said Tony Argiz, CEO and managing partner of Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra LLP. “I commend Andre on his new role with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.”
Involved in the accounting profession since 1993, Chammas is a CPA in Florida, Massachusetts, and Georgia. He specializes in financial and tax reporting, tax consulting, devising tax strategies, evaluating clients’ financial and tax conditions and representation before IRS for corporations, partnerships and individuals.
An active member in his community, Chammas forms part of Florida International University’s President’s Council and the United Way’s Young Leaders. Additionally, he is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants.
MBAF is ranked in the top 50 accounting firms in the nation and is the largest independent Florida-based certified public accountant firm in the State. The firm has been ranked as “Best of the Best,” the list of the top 25 performing firms in the country, for 14 years. MBAF provides tax and accounting, audit, technology consulting and litigation support and business valuation services to entrepreneurs, wealthy individuals, private and public corporations and legal practitioners across a broad range of industries.