Kara is responsible for all aspects of accounting, finance and tax at Alipes. Kara works closely with the CEO, CFO and leadership team to provide timely reporting, forecasting, and strategies to complement Alipes' business plan. Before joining Alipes, Kara spent 13 years in public accounting at KPMG and DGC, focused primarily on accounting, tax, and consulting related to investment funds. Kara has been licensed as a Certified Public Accountant since 2005 and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Kara is a graduate of Bentley University with a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and Master of Science in Accountancy. In her free time, Kara enjoys traveling and exploring with her husband and two sons.