Steve Forrest joined Vantera in 2008. He has worked in the accounting industry for the last 8 years while attending university. Currently he is a partner and Controller for Image Investment Group and is also a part time consultant with NOW CFO. He was mentored and trained by three former Arthur Anderson & Co. CPA’s and interned with Vantera Partners during his university years. He brings hands on experience in operational accounting programs and report systems and is an expert with QuickBooks. He also specializes in the design and implementation of daily cash flow reporting systems; financial modeling for business plans and offering documents; budget vs. actual comparison reports; and preparation of corporate and personal tax returns. While in college he became a VITA/TSE IRS Advanced and State Certified Tax Preparer. He has an accounting major from California State University, San Bernardino.
Currently still plays recreational soccer while coaching in youth leagues.