Velina is an Experienced Associate at Centri Business Consulting in the Financial Reporting Practice. She joined Centri in November 2023. At Centri, she assists clients across several industries with preparing quarterly and annual financial reporting processes, including the preparation of financial statements and footnotes, resulting in timely and accurate reporting. She also has contributed to the preparation of various SPAC engagements.
Prior to joining Centri, Velina was an Audit Associate at CohnReznick. She worked in the affordable housing industry, assisting clients by performing various Private Pay and Medicaid-related procedures. There, she communicated and collaborated with client management, audit teams, and various third parties to obtain key information and ensure that engagements proceeded as planned. She also documented audit procedures, reviewed general ledger details, performed cash cutoff testing, conducted searches for unrecorded liabilities, and tested accounts receivable balances.
Velina graduated Summa Cum Laude and received a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2021. She completed her M.S. in Accounting with a concentration in Forensic Accounting in 2022. Velina was born and raised in Sofia, Bulgaria, and is fluent in Bulgarian. She is actively pursuing her CPA license.