MEET MELA EMAM, OUR CEO & FOUNDER
Mela is the founder and CEO of Mela Accounting Consultants Inc. (MACI) located in Washington DC, where she supplies staff and accounting services to small, midsize, 8(a), and non-profit organizations including receivable, payroll, banking, acquisition, merger, and forensic accounting. Mela provides financial policy, direction, and leads all financial administration, business planning, budgeting, and contract-funding executions. As a member of the senior leadership team, she works closely with motivated and engaged project managers to ensure that project cost, schedule, and performance are all on track and by performing earned value management analysis while informing leadership of any necessary course corrections. Mela manages all aspects of client and external contracting, including subcontract agreements, vendors, reporting and management of government vehicles, SBA reporting, consultants, partnerships, and teaming arrangements. Mela has expertise in customized system accounting and financial management integration in support of forecasting, transparency, and auditability. She provides financial documentation in compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA), Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA) and Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR). Mela in her 30 years of experience has transformed several small organizations into prime contractors, enabling them to provide global service to the United States Government and private companies worldwide. Mela holds a B.A. in Accounting with post graduate courses from San Jose State University. Mela is member of American Accounting Association (AAA), Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Network, Certified QuickBooks Pro-Advisors, Accounting & Finance Professionals on NOVA & DC Metro Region, and Non-Profit Accounting & Grant Management (NPO).