Scafidi Cranston & Associates LLC is a full-service Certified Public Accounting firm licensed in NJ. All our CPA's hold valid NJ State CPA Licenses.
Meet Our Partners:
Catina M. Scafidi, MST, CPA
Catina M. Scafidi, MST, CPA, is the founding partner of Scafidi, Cranston & Associates, LLC. She has over 25 years of consulting, accounting, tax, and auditing experience. She is licensed to practice as a Certified Public Accountant in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration – Summa Cum Laude with distinct honors – from Drexel University. In 2005, Catina received her Master’s in Taxation degree.
Experience: Catina’s career includes extensive experience in providing accounting and tax services to closely held businesses in an array of industries including; retail, restaurants, automobile sales/repair, lawn care/landscaping, real estate/developer, property management, legal, and non profit.
In addition to her responsibilities within the firm, Catina has authored numerous papers that appear in the tax column of Strategic Finance Magazine and was a contributing author to the Enrolled Agents Review and other CPE Courses published by Pass Matrix. She also taught business and accounting classes at Burlington County College.
Membership in Professional and Civic Organizations: Catina is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA), the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA). In the community, Catina is the past president of the Junior Women’s Auxiliary of Medford Lakes, and an active member of the Women’s Auxiliary of the Medford Lakes Colony, both of which are volunteer groups of women who fundraise to support local causes. Catina is also the past president of the Medford Lakes Colony Club. She is also a member of the Medford Lakes Country Club.
Thomas J. Cranston, MBA, CPA
Thomas J. Cranston, MBA, CPA, is the co-founding partner of Scafidi, Cranston & Associates, LLC. Tom holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Rider University. Tom also has both his Master’s in Accounting and Master’s in Business Administration degrees from Drexel University.
Experience: Tom has an extensive background in small business. Prior to becoming a partner in the firm, he owned and operated a successful retail business for over ten years. Tom’s experience as a business owner has provided him with a thorough understanding of the challenges facing our clients’ businesses.
Membership in Professional and Civic Organizations: Tom is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants. In the community, Tom is the Mayor of Medford Lakes and a member of the Medford Lakes Planning/Zoning board. He is also a member of the Medford Lakes Lions Club, which is a volunteer group that holds fundraisers to support local causes. Tom is also an avid private pilot and a member of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association.