January 07, 2016 | BY admin
A lifelong New Yorker, Simcha lives with his wife and children just blocks from the house in which he was born and raised. Simcha is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Masters of Business Administration degree in Management from the renowned Zicklin School of Business at CUNY’s Baruch College. Felder also served as a professor of Management at Touro College and CUNY’S Brooklyn College.
Felder has also served as Deputy Comptroller for Budget, Accounting, Administration and Information Technology in the New York City Comptroller’s Office. Simcha previously worked for the New York State Assembly and as a tax auditor for the New York City Department of Finance.
As a Council Member, Simcha built a reputation as a dedicated and committed advocate who brought concrete results home to his constituents. He served as the Chair of the Council’s Government Operations and Sanitation and Solid Waste Management committees where he worked to bring a more rational approach to government. Simcha also chaired the Landmarks Committee.
An outspoken advocate for responsible neighborhood development, Simcha worked to transform empty city-owned lots for community uses such as new housing and a Hatzolah Volunteer Ambulance garage and headquarters. Simcha fought to secure City funding to add new playgrounds, open up and renovate schoolyards for public use, and plant thousands of new trees on city streets.
While serving on the Council’s Education Committee, Simcha supported efforts to improve New York City schools through direct control and equitable funding. Simcha is a staunch advocate of school choice and maintains that the State must do more to ensure that all New York City students are treated equitably.
Roth&Co is honored to have Simcha Felder as their Director of Marketing and Business Development.
July 18, 2016 | BY admin
Leah has been working at Roth&Co since 2007. She started as a Junior and has moved up the ranks to Manager. Leah has experience in a broad range of industries including wholesale, retail, real estate, non profits as well as high-net worth individuals and trusts. Leah provides her clients with a full service all encompassing experience. She assists her clients in all areas of their accounting needs from setting up their Quickbooks files, filing sales and payroll returns, preparing reviewed financial statements to preparing multi state tax returns as well as assisting them in attaining bank financing. Leah is committed to helping her clients in any area of their financial needs.
Leah grew up in Toronto, Canada and has lived in Baltimore, New York, and Phoenix. Leah graduated in 2004 from Seneca College in Toronto with an accounting and finance degree, and is a Certified Public Accountant as well as an official certified Quick Books Pro advisor, since 2011.
Leah is the development editor of a Quickbooks textbook Quickbooks for the Accounting Student, published in 2014
Outside of Roth&Co
Leah enjoys spending time with her family, playing competitive basketball, and hiking. Leah also volunteers her time as an accountant consultant for her local Phoenix kollel.
February 18, 2020 | BY admin
Experience & Expertise
Shulem Rosenbaum is a certified public accountant and is accredited in business valuations by the AICPA. Shulem joined Roth&Co in 2013 and has since climbed the ranks to become manager of our Advisory Services division. Shulem started his career with tax preparation and review and tax controversy. He currently focuses on forensic accounting, business valuation, due diligence procedures, estate planning, business succession planning and asset protection, management advisory and business services, providing expert witness services, and arbitration and litigation support.
Shulem was awarded the Superior Scholar award from the New York State Society of CPAs, and the highly coveted and prestigious Elijah Watt Sells Award from the AICPA. Shulem is frequently quoted in publications like the Journal of Accountancy, Microsoft News, the Hamodia newspaper and the Ami magazine. He is also a faculty member of Touro College since 2014 and serves as a professor of accounting.
Education & Affiliations
Shulem is a CPA with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Touro College, where he was honored with the Outstanding Scholar award. Shulem is further accredited in Business Valuations (ABV). He is a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Forensics and Valuation Services (FVS) by AICPA, New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA).
August 24, 2016 | BY admin
Chaya joined Roth&Co in 2004 after graduating from high school. She continued her studies in Touro College, while determinedly climbing the ranks at the firm. Chaya started as a secretary, and after 12 years and numerous promotions, is now director of the Roth&Co human resources department.
Chaya developed the human resources department from the ground up, and now oversees all human resource aspects for a continuously growing firm of 90+ employees. As director of human resources, Chaya is involved with the strategic growth of the Roth&Co team. She is in charge of talent acquisition and development, as well as employee on-boarding, retention, and turnover.
Chaya uses her knowledge and experience to consult individuals on the various human resource aspects and needs of their businesses.
March 07, 2016 | BY admin
Founded Roth&Co and developed the firm into the premier accounting and advisory firm for thousands of clients across a range of industries.
What this means to our clients
Our entire client experience is the product of this vision and drive.
Abraham Roth, Managing Partner, has over 40 years of experience in a broad range of accounting and consulting roles for businesses and not-for-profit organizations.
As founder of Roth&Co LLP in 1978, Abraham has played the principal role in the development of the firm, which has grown with over 65 staff to become the largest, and most widely recognized firm in the Brooklyn area.
In addition to his management responsibilities for the firm, Abraham is highly respected and sought-after for his decades of experience in consulting on variety of issues affecting businesses and not-for-profits, as well as his unique and creative approach to solving problems and executing critical business decisions.
Abraham is also a skilled arbitrator and mediator, and has helped many businesses and organizations resolve disputes both inside and outside the court system.
Abraham received his BBA in Accounting at Baruch College Business School and is a member of the AICPA and THE NYSSCPA.