MEET THE TEAM

Our team consists of highly skilled professionals with extensive knowledge and experience in their fields. Here at IMS, we believe it is all about the people. We could not be where we are today without the incredible team we have developed over the years.  

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Gregg Patterson

CEO

Gregg formed IMS in 1998. His vision has been to provide specialized expertise to businesses and non-profits with a local, regional, national, and international presence.  His extensive background includes serving in many C-level roles (CEO, COO and CFO) in a broad spectrum....

Jessica Morgan-Fore

Director of Operations

Jessica is a graduate of Florida State University and joined the IMS team in 2014 as a staff accountant. Now, as the Director of Operations, she provides senior and staff accounting services for a wide range of clients. Her range of expertise includes professional services and....

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Amy Starkey, CPA

Senior Accounting Consultant

Amy is a graduate of FSU with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Masters in Accounting Information Systems.  She is a CPA with over 18 years of experience in auditing, accounting management, and accounting information systems support. Amy's audit experience....

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Suzanne Litherland, MBA

Senior Accountant

Suzanne is from Tallahassee, Florida and graduated with an undergraduate degree from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science in accounting. She has 15+ years experience in nonprofit accounting, including serving as the Chief Financial Officer at a nonprofit....

Lezlie Stauffer

Controller

Lezlie is a Controller at IMS. She received her Bachelor of Science in Accounting/Management from Jacksonville State University. Her past experience includes working with a real estate development and management company where she was responsible for the oversight of all.... 

Maria Joyner

Bookkeeper

Maria is currently attending Flagler College earning her Bachelors in Accounting with a minor in Finance. At Flagler, she has served as Treasurer of Future Business Leaders of America. Maria is a bookkeeper for IMS. She has over 3 years of accounting experience....

Lara Keresztes

Marketing Coordinator

Lara is a senior at Florida State University earning her Bachelor's degree in Advertising and Psychology. After graduating with her Bachelor's degree she plans to further her education by going to Law school and attaining her Juris Doctor degree....

Justen Johnson

Bookkeeper

Justen is a senior at Flagler College earning his Bachelor's degree in Accounting. After graduating with his Bachelor's degree he plans to further his education with a Master's degree in Business Administration. He is currently a bookkeeper for IMS. Justen is from Rockledge, Florid....

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Evie Smith

Accounting Staff

Evie is a senior at Florida State University majoring in Finance and continuing her education into the Florida State University MBA Program Fall of 2021. Evie works alongside our Director of Operations Jessica Morgan. She is a member of the Chi Omega Sorority and...

Justin McTamney

Bookkeeper

Justin is from Tallahassee, FL, and is currently attending Flagler College. He is pursuing his bachelor’s degree in accounting with a minor in Finance. He is currently a bookkeeper at IMS Business. After graduation, Justin plans to further his education by receiving his CPA license.

Bookkeeper

Laura Gadzinski

Laura is new to the IMS team, joining as a Bookkeeper. She recently relocated to Tallahassee from South Florida and brings with her over 15 years of bookkeeping experience in a wide variety of industries. She received her Bachelor of Science in Business Management from...

Tim Anders

Controller

Tim is from Miami, Florida and graduated Cum Laude from Flagler College with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and minor in Finance. He is currently studying for the CPA exam and, upon passing, plans to open his own business. 

Akira Hung

Part-Time Bookkeeper

Akira received her Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and majored in Accounting at the University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada. Akira joined the IMS in 2020 as a Part-Time bookkeeper. She also works as Staff Accountant in a nonprofit organization...