Cole & Associates, LLC is committed to your success. We make it our business to know your business well enough to improve your tax position, capital position, business structure and benefits packages, acquisition potential, and much more. We earn our fees by adding value to your company and to your asset base. We have learned a great deal since we began in this business, and we are ready to apply this knowledge to enhance your company's growth and success. Together we can conquer all of the intricacies of doing business in today's fast-paced economy. We are looking forward to working with you.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs, thorough research, and sound analysis. Cole & Associates, LLC is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism.

Our Team

Ronald A. Cole, CPA
Managing Member

Ron started his practice upon returning to Central Florida in 1995.

He is a graduate of UCF and worked previously for Pricewaterhouse (Orlando, FL), KPMG (Norfolk, VA) and obtained the rank of Captain in the U.S. Marine Corps.
He is a member of FICPA, CAI where he served as an officer of the board of directors for several years, and a member of the Florida Legislative Alliance of CAI where he currently serves as vice-chairman.

He is an avid sailor and enjoys bareboat charters in the Caribbean. 

Elizabeth D. (Beth) Ferrara, CPA, MBA

Beth joined Ron in 2005 after extensive experience in the CIRA (Condominium and Homeowners associations) industry and has a wealth of knowledge of QuickBooks accounting software.

Beth received her CPA License in 1991 and her CAM (Community Association Manager) License in 2005. She is a graduate of Western New England College and received her MBA from UCF. Beth's passions include her pets, collecting and musical theatre. 

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