Maria calls on over 15 years of experience in finance and accounting. She leverages her unique skillset to manage Emblem’s accounting operations and drives the implementation and administration of financial initiatives, project accounting, financial reporting, budgeting and financial analysis that supports the company’s strategic objectives and maximizes returns to investors.
Prior to joining Emblem, Maria worked at Empire Communities where she was involved in project accounting and financial reporting. While at Empire, Maria took the lead in accounting, budgeting and variance analysis, cash flow forecasts, loan draws and cash calls, reconciliations, cost of sales and margin analysis and detailed project reporting for a mix of high rise, low rise and land projects in different stages of development. She was previously a Senior Accountant at Main and Main, where she managed property, development and corporate accounting for more than 15 projects.
Maria holds an MBA and Economics and Financial Management degree from De La Salle University. She is currently working towards her CPA designation.