NC CPA Certificate #13329
Wayne Spransy started his career in public accounting in 1978 as a staff accountant with Scharf Pera & Co., PLLC. Over the next six years, he worked his way up to becoming a manager in the accounting and auditing area of the firm. But in 1984, he left Scharf Pera & Co., PLLC to serve as the Chief Financial Officer for Raycom, Inc., a large sports media corporation.
At Raycom, Inc., Wayne gained experience in all facets of financial management, public relations, corporate legal matters and corporate financing. He developed corporate budgets, five-year business plans and financial projections, cash flow projections, employee benefits programs, executive compensation programs, and was responsible for all bank reporting and taxes. He directly contributed to the company growing from a $10 million to $80 million leader in its industry.
After twelve years in private industry accounting, Wayne returned to public accounting, rejoining Scharf Pera & Co., PLLC as a member in 1996. With his extensive knowledge and experience of internal accounting issues, he provides valuable insight to our clients, especially in the accounting and auditing area and the financial, management and operational consulting areas of the firm.
- B.S., Accounting, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 1978
- MBA, McColl School of Business Executive Program at Queens College,
Licensure and Affiliations:
- Licensed CPA in North Carolina
- Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Member of the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants