Meet Our Staff:
Roya F. Baxter, Managing Partner & Sole Owner
Roya’s success comes primarily from many years in the private sector with positions as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer providing financial and operating solutions to multi-million dollar companies. As CFO of a large Dental Practice Management Company from 2000-2009, Ms. Baxter spearheaded the financial development of over 40 practices, doubling revenues in ten years to $55 million.
Her vision for Baxter, Goode, Medvin & Giarracco, Certified Public Accountants (BGMG) is to more closely tie tax planning, cash management, and budgetary disciplines which are the hallmarks of success for any firm, regardless of size. A graduate of Florida Atlantic University and a Certified Public Accountant, Ms. Baxter offers a host of “Virtual CFO” services to clients that include financial analysis, budgeting, projections, risk management, and contract/bank negotiations. These services allow clients to engage BGMG not only for tax and accounting matters, but all areas of financial and cash management. Ms. Baxter has a distinguished record spanning 20 years with professional services companies, working hand in hand with their CPAs, to meet aggressive financial and economic goals.
Lowell M. Goode, Principal
Lowell has been providing Certified Public Accounting Services focused on creative tax planning and compliance, small business consulting, and tax exempt audits for the past 28 years. Mr. Goode has tremendous depth of experience in partnering with small and medium sized firms to achieve their financial goals. His commitment to the local community includes 15 year tenure with the Davie Community Development Agency; he was the Chairman for 5 of those years, and a 36 year relationship with the Florida Lions. He is also a member in good standing of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Andrew R. Medvin, CPA
Andrew Medvin, CPA has been a practicing Certified Public Accountant in South Florida for the past 37 years, and has a reputation for professionalism, personalized service, and integrity. He studied accounting at the University of Miami after obtaining his Bachelor’s degree from Ripon College in Wisconsin. Mr. Medvin is also a community leader as a member of Broward County School Board Audit Committee and past President of Beth Am Israel. He is also a member in good standing of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Shannon Solis, Staff Accountant
Shannon as the BGM Accounting Manager has ten years of business experience in both management and accounting. She holds both a bachelors and masters degree in accounting from Florida International University. She manages the staff of accountants and bookkeepers performing monthly, quarterly and annual services for BGM clients.
Who We Are
Our firm provides outstanding service to our clients because of our dedication to the three underlying principles of professionalism, responsiveness and quality.
A Little About Us
- We love our work
- We’re local
- We’re reliable
- And our doors are always open
Our firm is one of the leading firms in the area. By combining our expertise, experience and the energy of our staff, each client receives close personal and professional attention.
Our high standards, service and specialized staff spell the difference between our outstanding performance, and other firms. We make sure that every client is served by the expertise of our whole firm.
Our firm is responsive. Companies who choose our firm rely on competent advice and fast, accurate personnel. We provide total financial services to individuals, large and small businesses and other agencies.
To see a listing of our services, please take a moment and look at our services page. Because we get new business from the people who know us best, client referrals have fueled our growth in the recent years.
Through hard work, we have earned the respect of the business and financial communities. This respect illustrates our diverse talents, dedication and ability to respond quickly.
An accounting firm is known for the quality of its service. Our firm’s reputation reflects the high standards we demand of ourselves.
Our primary goal as a trusted advisor is to be available and to provide insightful advice to enable our clients to make informed financial decisions. We do not accept anything less from ourselves and this is what we deliver to you.
We feel it is extremely important to continually professionally educate ourselves to improve our technical expertise, financial knowledge and service to our clients.
Our high service quality and “raving fan” clients are the result of our commitment to excellence.
We will answer all of your questions, as they impact both your tax and financial situations. We welcome you to contact us anytime.