Robert T. Quarte, CPA, is a long-time company veteran who joined the firm in 1980. He leads by example on a variety of accounting and auditing engagements with clients in the retail, manufacturing, construction, real estate, and distribution industries as well as Employee Benefit Plan Audits. He provides management advisory services, financial projections, business valuations, accounting systems and controls, estate planning and retirement planning. Outside of the office, Mr. Quarte is well-known for his professional affiliations and community involvement. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA), Suffolk Chapter where he serves as a committee chairman. He has served as a NYSSCPA Suffolk Chapter past President, chaired the Emerging Technologies/Management Committee and Real Estate and Construction Contractor Committee, and was a member of the Accounting Practice Committee. In addition, Mr. Quarte serves on the Peer Review Committee for New York State, acts as a team captain of peer reviews for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and serves as Treasurer for the HIA-LI Board of Directors. In the Long Island community, Mr. Quarte is an active member with various civic and charitable organizations, including Long Island Cares and Long Island University Post Student Advisory Board. Mr. Quarte holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Hofstra University and publishes articles for financial and local publications. He is an Adjunct Professor at Stony Brook University teaching an Advanced Accounting Problems course to graduate students.