Melita is the Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of LL Corpus Cogere, Inc. a company that designs and develops innovative new age physical rehabilitation solutions supporting patient rehabilitation and wellness in medical facilities and in-home settings.
She is also the CFO of Star Knowledge Global Holdings and Star Knowledge Technology Alliance Team, LLC, providers of software development, engineering and business consulting services to the global marketplace, and CFO and Treasurer of The Knowledge Compass, Inc. a provider of strategic management consulting services to clients in Fortune 500 companies.
Melita has successfully demonstrated over the last 25+ years a skill in improving the operational and control environments of organizations. This is highlighted by a career working with Fortune 100 companies in the technology, public accounting and financial services industries.
Her valuable strength is applying best practices from dissimilar industries and geographies, thereby, helping drive innovative change to clients’ business paradigms. Melita has led and worked on international projects in Latin America, Asia, Europe, South Pacific, and the Caribbean.
Previous positions have included: Senior Vice President at Citigroup, Vice President at Bear Stearns, Inc., Senior Financial Analyst at Wang Laboratories, Inc., and Senior Accountant at The New York Times. These positions have included direct responsibilities for technology audit engagements of various business units, risk and control assessments, project management, information security, Continuity of Business, knowledge and content management, operational improvement and change management, accounting, forecasting, budgeting, and financial planning and analysis.
Melita earned her Bachelor of Science in Accounting at De La Salle University, and MBA in Information Systems at PACE University. She received her CPA Certification in New York in 1996. Melita is also a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist as well as a Certified Fraud Examiner.