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Our Staff

Our Team

Paul Herman, CPA

Paul started Herman & Company over 35 years ago. Prior to going out on his own, Paul worked at Arthur Young & Company for seven years. He is a member of the American Institute of CPA’s (AICPA), New York State Society of CPA’s, National Council of CPA Practitioners, and the Estate Planning Council of Westchester. Paul earned a MBA from Columbia University in accounting and finance, as well as a Bachelor’s degree from Union College in economics.

Matt Herman

Prior to joining Herman & Company, Matt spent six years at Epoch Investment Partners on the Quantitative Risk and Analytics Team. Matt’s prior experience includes similar roles at Franklin Templeton and Clay Finlay LLC. Matt holds a B.S. in finance from Lehigh University and a master’s in accounting from St. John’s University. He is currently working towards his CPA certification.

Ricky Pires

Ricky worked as an Assistant Professor of Cost and Management Accounting in the University of Aveiro, Portugal. Most recently he has worked as a Staff Accountant for public accounting firms in New York and New Jersey. He has strong experience in bookkeeping, accounting, sales tax, payroll tax and both individual and business taxes. Ricky earned a master’s degree in Accounting from the University of Aveiro, Portugal. He is also a Certified Accountant in Portugal.

Tina Steinbeck, CPA

Tina has been practicing in the field of taxation for over 30 years, starting her career at KPMG Peat Marwick. Since then, she has moved on to roles as a tax advisor and analyst at the likes of Ernst & Young, Citigroup, Texaco, MBAF-ERE LLP and most recently Citrin Cooperman & Company, LLP. Her tax experience and expertise spans individual taxation, corporations, partnerships, trusts and tax-exempt organizations. She also works with high net-worth individuals and hedge fund investors. Tina has a Masters in Taxation from the Lubin Graduate School of Business at Pace University, and a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting from Brooklyn College.