Michael Mariano

PHR, SHRM-CP, PAFM
Principal and Chief Operating Officer., Leaf, Miele, Manganelli, Fortunato & Engel, LLC

Michael has more than twenty years of experience in firm management and has been with Lief, Miele, Manganelli, Fortunato & Engel for nearly ten years, currently serving as a Principal and Chief Operating Officer. As a Principal with the firm, he oversees all operations including but not limited to human resources, administration, internal accounting, IT, accounts receivable and accounts payable.

Michael current serves as Director of Membership and Growth for the CPA Firm Management Association and has been involved with the organization’s New Jersey Chapter having served as the regional chapter’s president.

Michael is detail-oriented and is known as the “go-to” guy for issues with the success of the firm always his priority.