Our Associates

Thomas E. Schmitt

CPA/CITP, CGMA, CISA      

Managing Director


Positions Held

Director Merchandising & Supply Chain Analysis

Director Strategic Support - Merchandising

Finance Director Operations [Store Operations & Distribution]

Director Financial Planning and Analysis

Assistant Director Internal Audit

Sr. Staff Auditor/Accountant - Deloitte, Haskins & Sells


Professional Credentials

Certified Public Accountant [Virginia and New York]

Certified Information Technology Professional

Chartered Global Management Accountant

Certified Information Systems Auditor

MS - Information Systems

BBA - Accounting


Experienced in developing people, processes, tools & overall organizational capabilities in value chain strategy & planning, financial analysis, performance management systems and other management and corporate control processes.

Carol P. Childs

Consultant & Notary Public


Positions Held

Store Office Manager

Financial Analyst - Operations

Financial Analyst - Merchandising

Special Projects Manager


Professional Credentials 

Fifteen years retail management - large grocery

Two years special projects management

Two years  analytical support

Two year purchasing & inventory management

Associates in Science - Summa Cum Laude

Phi Theta Kappa - International Honor Society

Additional Support Staff

When appropriate, we supplement our services with specialized subcontractors