Dana Menkus is in her 5th year at HOA Organizers, Inc. serving as the Financial Controller. She is responsible for overseeing the day to day functions of the Accounting Team. This includes maintaining financial records for each association, monitoring their bill payment and working with our boards to establish their bill pay preferences, reviewing each Association’s collection policy and working with our Accounts Receivable Manager to follow the established process.
Most importantly she supports the Accounting Team in the monthly preparation of Financial Packages for each Association. sIn addition to working with our Boards, she also trains the Accounting Team with respect to maintaining accurate owner ledgers and works with them to help owners resolve any issues that may arise with their HOA Fee Payment. Also under her supervision is the review of each Association’s Annual Budget, Annual CPA Selection and report preparation for the Annual Corporate Tax Return filing.
She is also responsible for mentoring the Association Managers and the Assistant Management Team with the more complex financial needs of their Associations such as making sure they understand the legal and internal guidelines for establishing and managing Special Assessments and Loan Repayments. Prior to joining HOA Organizers, she began a business that supported entrepreneurs by helping them with their day to day administrative and accounting needs so that they could focus on their core business. One of those clients was a small boutique HOA Management Company, which later merged with HOA Organizers in 2014. Combining her time there, and her experience as an HOA Board Member she has 12 plus years of HOA Financial Management.She also has extensive experience in the restaurant industry which supported her love of dance and desire to perform and teach ballet, beginning at 8 years of age. She has a BFA in Ballet and completed 2 years of graduate study in ballet with a specialty in injury prevention in dance. When finally sidelined due to injury herself, she moved into restaurant management full time where she spent close to 20 years before starting her own consulting company in 2001. She still has a great love and appreciation for the Arts, especially dance, collects art glass, art, and has an interest in color, style and design. She also enjoys staying in tune with the current restaurant trends by checking out the hot new spots.