A recognized industry leader, Nina brings the vision, direction, and energy necessary to strengthen the professional image of the organization, raise industry consciousness, grow the membership, and maintain status as the premier association for the tax professional community. With demonstrated expertise in tax planning, compliance, and small business development and management, she has earned a reputation for helping her clients to also become successful. She attributes business success to solid business vision and strategy, a sound financial roadmap, and a network of trusted advisers — combined, of course, with hard work, tenacity, integrity, and professionalism. Nina served on the Board of Directors for two years (2011 – 2013), producing the bi-monthly newsletter for the past year, and teaching NSTP classes over the past ten years. Nina has earned an MBA and a BS in Business Administration from Western International University, as well as Enrolled Agent credential from the IRS. Nina maintains a home in Apollo Beach FL, as well as a second home in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Nina, a widow since May of 2013, now lives with her lifetime partner and cat. She moved to northern Florida in 2018 to be near her immediate and extended family. She travels extensively in Europe with a special love for Italy.