Nicole Mortensen

Nicole Mortensen graduated from the University of South Florida with a B.S. in Accounting and Masters in Accountancy (MAcc) and has moved to Prida Guida & Company, P.A. to continue her career after eight years of audit experience at a Big 4 accounting firm.

Mortensen primarily acted as the team lead and overall point person for a large Financial Services and Insurance client. Her experience comprised of researching, designing and implementing audit planning and procedures, reviewing execution of audit tests and providing on the job training to staff. Frequently consulted with partners and senior managers, subject matter experts, and technical authorities for appropriate application of new guidance. Additionally, she reviewed financial statements and footnotes for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) on a quarterly and annual basis for SEC filings. Her reputation provided opportunities to work on specialized projects, as well as presiding over the completion of final archiving procedures in accordance with PCAOB procedures. 

She looks forward to gaining knowledge in new industries, both nonpublic and nonprofit.