Controller & Office Manager
Laura Valentin serves as Controller for the Video Advertising Bureau (VAB). Her responsibilities include preparation of financial statements, analyzing variances, budgeting and forecasting, and annual auditing. She also holds the additional role of Operations Manager. She oversees a staff of reception, mailroom and billing and collections. She handles all day to day operations, handling sub-tenants and any building issues.
Prior to VAB, Valentin worked as an Assistant Director in a not-for-profit nursing home, Workmen’s Circle in the Bronx. She supervised a staff handling patient funds, billings, accounts payable and payroll. Her role was to handle financials and dealing with constant state auditing and walk- throughs.
Valentin has an extensive accounting background which includes Senior Auditor at Marks, Paneth and Shron, LLP completing and overseeing auditing for various not –for- profits surrounding the Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess areas. She was a Senior Property Manager at Mack-Cali overseeing significant properties and their tenants. She is well versed in private and not-for-profit organizations which accentuate her vast experience for her current role.
Valentin earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, NJ. Laura, her husband and three children make their home in Mahopac, NY.