German, Vreeland & Associates, LLP
Certified Public Accountants

Robert Alper, MBA, CPA, CITP

Staff Accountant e-mail:

Robert has an M.B.A. with a specialty in Accounting from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a B.A. in Economics from the City University of New York (CUNY).  He is licensed in both New Jersey and New York, and is a Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP).  He is also a Certified Quickbooks Pro Advisor, a member of the Microsoft Tech-net and a member of the Sage/Peachtree Accountants Network.  Robert is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA).  He is experienced in all phases of accounting, auditing and taxation including Not For Profit accounting and auditing.  He also works with clients concerning their IT and computing needs.

Robert is married and has two sons.  He lives in Randolph, New Jersey.

Maria J. Battershall, CPA

Staff Accountant e-mail:

Maria has a B.S. in Accounting from Fairleigh Dickinson University.  She is licensed in the State of New Jersey and is a member of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants.  Maria has over 20 years of experience in both public and private accounting including the financial industry and hedge funds.

She enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with her cocker spaniel Sprinkles.

Maria is married and has two daughters.  She resides in Fairfield, New Jersey and is active in community theater with the Gas Light Players in Glen Ridge, NJ.

Cynthia Espinosa, CPA

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Cynthia is a graduate of William Paterson College with a B.A. in Accounting.  She is licensed in the State of New Jersey and is a member of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Cynthia is experienced in Auditing, Not-For-Profit Auditing and Taxation.  Prior to her entry into accounting Cynthia was employed as a comptroller for a small business.

Cynthia is married with one son and resides in Succasunna, NJ.

Office Staff

Nicole J. Sheridan

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Nicole comes to us with 15 years of experience in the banking industry.  She is currently working towards a degree in accounting.

She is an avid reader, enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.

Nicole is married and has two daughters.  She currently resides in Newark, NJ.


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