Meet our New Director of Registration, Dee Grohowski
Dee is a Tax Accountant by trade but her passion for education has often put her in roles of educator, mentor and guide. Dee’s vision for the future is “Empowerment through Education”.
Dee has conducted seminars on tax changes and accounting basics, for the Small Business Committee of the Miramar-Pembroke Pines Chamber of Commerce. Facilitated Microbusiness adult continuing education classes for FAU Center for Urban Redevelopment and Empowerment. Facilitated budgeting, resume writing, interviewing techniques and dressing for the job, for Women In Distress. Dee also volunteers as a Junior Achievement classroom instructor.
Dee was member of the Women’ Advisory Board of the KNOW (KPMG Network of Women). Dee was coordinator of events with the community involvement team. Developed educational seminars for women and facilitated “Triple Touch” demonstrations by the American Cancer Society and “Purple Tea” by Memorial Hospital, during Breast Cancer Awareness month. In addition, organized walks for the benefit of Susan G. Komen Foundation. During Heart month, Dee facilitated “Wear Red for Women” campaign and Heart healthy luncheons by the American Heart Association.
Dee has held tax and audit positions in the Tax department s of Deloitt & Touch, and KPMG LLP, two of the largest accounting firms in the world. While employed at KPMG LLP, Dee assisted clients such as Georgia Pacific, Hilton Corporation, HealthSouth Corporation, and Hooters Corporation.
As an entrepreneur, Dee owns an accounting, bookkeeping, and payroll services home office and currently is setting up a website to offer additional on-line services.
Dee is a graduate of Barry University in Miami Shores, and holds a B.S. degree in Accounting.
Dee is a member of WECAI (Women in Ecommerce™); VP, Barry University Alumni Association Board of Directors; ALPFA (Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting); NAFE (National Association for Female Executives); Intuit’s Professional Advisors Network.
Dee lives in Davie, Florida