Les has been a practicing Certified Public Accountant for over 25 years. He received his Bachelors degree in accounting from the University of Miami in 1977. Les has expertise in small business accounting, consulting, tax and audit, with particular emphasis in the mortgage banking field. His client base is varied and includes the real estate and professional service industries, among others. Born in South Africa, Les moved to the United States in 1973 after receiving a track and field scholarship from Ohio University. He relocated to Miami in 1975 to complete his degree at the University of Miami.