Susan Bounds graduated from the University of Central Florida with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. She began her career with Arthur Andersen (Andersen) in the Orlando office in the audit division and worked on both public and private clients. She served clients in many different industries including transportation, hospitality and food services, real estate, and retail. As an experienced manager with Andersen, Susan led a client service team of 40 people for a growing multinational public company. During her time with that client, Susan assisted with or managed SEC filings including current filings such as 10K and 10Q, as well as periodic filings such as S-1, S-3, S-4, and S-8. She also interacted with investment bankers, attorneys and others as she helped her client with numerous debt and stock transactions. Susan joined the CFO Strategic Partners team in October 2005. Since joining the team, she has worked in a variety of industries including insurance, lobbying and retail. In addition, she has performed project work including the preparation of pro forma financial statements for a public offering, and an analysis of distributions for a family-owned company. She is married with two children, and enjoys traveling and volunteering at her children’s school.