Karen Santamaria is the Senior Accountant for boostED Finance. Prior to joining boostED Finance Karen was the General Accountant for Phillips Auctioneers LLC. A multinational contemporary art auction house, where she was responsible for the month-end closes of both their New York and UK offices, as well as providing weekly cash forecasts to the CFO and company investors, and supervising the accounts payable team. She has a strong background in personal and corporate tax from her time working for Eirman & Schulken Associates, a public accounting firm focusing on small and medium sized businesses. Karen is a graduate of CUNY Queens College.