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BDO is Proud to Announce. New Team members

June 21, 2022

Ashley Abaya

Tel.: 407-244-7163

450 S Orange Ave, Suite 550
Orlando, FL 32801



Ashley Abaya, Tax Intern, Orlando

Ashley joins BDO from UPS where she worked as a driver helper. She studied Accounting at Michigan State University.

Fun fact: Ashley loves to cook and enjoys spending time with her two dogs.

Graciela Cruz


Tampa Bay

501 E. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 910
Tampa, FL 33602


Graciela Cruz, Experienced Tax Senior, Tampa Bay

Alicia joins BDO from PWC where she worked as a Senior Associate. She studied Accounting at Saint Leo University.

Fun fact: Alicia’s personality type is an advocate (INFJ). If she doesn’t laugh at a joke, don’t take it personal; humor is her lowest core value.

Chabella Diaz

Tel.: 407-244-7160


450 S Orange Ave, Suite 550
Orlando, FL 32801



Chabella Diaz, Audit Intern, Orlando

Chabella graduated from UCF with her Bachelor degree in Accounting and Finance and will be in her last semester in the Master of Accounting program also at UCF.

Fun fact: Chabella loves to go to the beach and tan. She also enjoys going to the gym and weightlifting!

Haley Knowles

Tel.: 813-302-6614

Tampa Bay

501 E. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 910
Tampa, FL 33602

Haley Knowles, Audit Associate, Tampa Bay

Haley joins BDO from Saint Leo University where she served as a graduate assistant. She received her MBA with a focus in Accounting also at Saint Leo.

Fun fact: Haley is from the Bahamas and has always enjoyed learning new things and discovering different hobbies.  As a result of her curiosity, she was able to start her own small business during the pandemic.


Natasha Liberto

Tel.: 813-269-6747


Tampa Bay
501 E. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 910
Tampa, FL 33602

Natasha Liberto, Tax Intern, Tampa Bay

Natasha studied Accounting at the University of Florida.

Fun fact: Natasha enjoys a variety of physical activities, such as roller skating and kickboxing!

Faith Marcus

Tel.: 407-244-7158


450 S Orange Ave, Suite 550
Orlando, FL 32801

Faith Marcus, Audit Intern, Orlando*

*supporting South Florida

Faith studies Accounting at the University of South Florida where she will graduate from in the spring.

Fun fact:

Faith used to play violin duets with her twin sister in school. She also enjoys making crafts and gardening.

Heni Patel

Tel.: 813-893-6652

Tampa Bay

501 E. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 910
Tampa, FL 33602

Heni Patel, Audit Associate, Tampa Bay

Heni is currently in the Master of Accounting program at Florida Southern College. She also interned with us last summer.

Fun fact: Heni is one of the founding members of Beta Alpha Psi Xi Mu chapter at Florida Southern College, and she has twin brothers.

Katie Sharp

Tel.: 813-302-6625

Tampa Bay
501 E. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 910
Tampa, FL 33602

Katie Sharp, Tax Intern, Tampa Bay

Katie joins BDO as a tax intern, and she is super excited as this is her first internship. Katie studies Accounting at Florida Southern College and will graduate in December 2023 with her Bachelor and Master degrees.

Fun fact: Katie is originally from Louisiana and moved to Florida for high school. She danced with a studio for 15 years and has learned a variety of dance styles.

Davina Sisouphanouvong

Tel.: 407-244-7157

450 S Orange Ave, Suite 550
Orlando, FL 32801



Davina Sisouphanouvong, Tax Intern, Orlando

Davina joins BDO from the University of Florida where she serves as an Accounting and Finance Intern for the school’s Controller Office while finishing up her Bachelor degree in Accounting. She received her Associate degree while dual enrolling at Daytona State College.

Fun fact: Davina loves playing tennis and the piano, the beach, sushi, and spending time with friends and family!


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