Meet Our Founder

Elizabeth D. Manso, President

Eli-MansoElizabeth D. Manso, CPA is the President of Brigade Bookkeeping – formerly known as DM Accounting Services, Inc.  - with over 13 years of experience in public accounting.

While working at a large regional CPA firm for years, Elizabeth discovered that small business owners needed a reputable and trustworthy professional bookkeeping/accounting firm to help them with their day-to-day bookkeeping and accounting tasks. Alleviating this stress from small business owners could help them concentrate on doing what they do best, while Elizabeth and her team concentrate on helping them with what they do best…bookkeeping and accounting!

Her expertise includes accounting and controllership services, business consultation and assessment, financial and tax reporting for numerous small business owners in a broad variety of industries, such as real estate, physicians, attorneys, non-profit organizations, dry cleaners, restaurants, advertising & marketing, pharmacies, IT and many other owner-operated, service-based companies.

Her and her team’s services include software training; payroll and sales taxes; tax planning and preparation; accounting assistance; bookkeeping; consulting for start-up businesses; budgeting and forecasting; and much, much more!

Elizabeth is a QuickBooks Pro Advisor and is also well-versed in Peachtree and other accounting software.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants
The American Woman’s Society of Certified Public Accountants
Business Network International
Women’s Chamber of Commerce
Entrepreneurs’ Organization South Florida
St. Patrick Catholic Church
Mentor for FAU’s Adams Center for Entrepreneurship