Management Profiles

Fredric L. Berkowitz, CPA – Senior Partner and Founder

Bachelor of Science Degree – New York University, New York.
MBA – Pace University, New York

Fredric L. Berkowitz’s family has been involved in the accounting industry for more than 100 years. He has worked as a treasury agent for the Internal Revenue Service as well as in all aspects of the public and private sectors of the accounting industry.

He founded Berkowitz & Associates in 1982. Today, with two partners and additional associates, he concentrates his efforts on creating the most effective, tailor-made solutions for clients, utilizing the expertise of his partners and associates. You can email Fred at


Susan E. Silvia – Partner/ Accounting Manager

Bachelor of Administration in Accounting

Susan joined Berkowitz & Associates in July, 2012. She has worked in public accounting since 1983, and has a wide range of accounting and tax expertise. Susan works closely with clients to be sure all of their financial needs are being met and to help them retain more of the income that they generate. You can email Susan at


Cheryl M. LaVigne – Partner/Senior Accounting Manager

Bachelor of Administration – Northeastern University, Boston, MA.

Cheryl LaVigne joined Berkowitz & Associates in the late 1980s and has extensive experience in service industries. Cheryl’s accounting scope includes financial reporting and systems, Iolta reconciliation to meet Mass. Bar Association standards and problem resolution with QuickBook users. You can email Cheryl at