"Sharon completed a capital asset valuation for the City of Bradbury. Her product was excellent in detail and documented all sources thoroughly. It was easy to understand and maintain the schedules, and she is always available to answer follow up questions. I highly recommend Rahban CPA & Consulting."
-Lisa Bailey, Finance Director, City of Bradbury, CA
"The Real Estate Group team wants to thank [Sharon] for [her] work in putting all the records together on the two properties that we were retained to manage. Without [her] help, this transition would not have been as successful because of the amount of work that had not been processed over the years.
[Her] knowledge of the tasks, organization, guidance, direction, motivation, control, communication, establishment and implementation of plans and procedures to ensure optimum results is unparalleled."
- Joe Yarman, CEO, The Real Estate Group
"Ms. Rahban's leadership and organizational skills have been invaluable... which included the creation of efficient systems and controls"
-Matthew Lenton, CPA, Director of Auditing and Accounting at Gruber and Associates
"Sharon has a high degree of integrity, responsibility, and ambition. She is clearly a good leader and manager and is highly educated. She is a competent speaker and has a lot of valuable experience."
-Krisztina M Dommer, former Senior Program Manager at the Government Finance Officers Association
“Sharon’s strong accounting background has made her an invaluable addition to our finance team. She is able to handle very technical and complex issues, which gives our staff more time to complete their day-to-day responsibilities.”
- Don Rhoads CPA, CFO of the City of Beverly Hills
+ Successful Early Implementation of Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) Statement No's: 44, 45, and 54.
+ Critiqued the financial statements of prospective tenants and commented on inconsistencies shown therein, helping to ensure the financial health of new tenants
+ Completed RFP process, selection and implementation of a new Banking Institution, Accounting Software, and Auditor, for the City of Beverly Hills
+ Made recommendations used for directing budget surpluses to fund rising long-term liabilities
+ Created policies, procedures, and then subsequently trained accountants and non-accountants on the use, and accountability, of corporate purchase cards
+ Designed special-purpose chart of accounts to be used in case of a disaster to properly track emergency expenditures
+ Deduced value of donated piece of land under Santa Monica Blvd for inclusion in the Basic Financial Statements
+ Negotiated agreement for disaster banking services
+ Banking institution RFP process valuation for City of Inglewood, Ca
+ GASB 34 Infrastructure Valuation Project for City of Bradbury, Ca