Richard Ornstein Named Chairman of CPAsNET International Executive Committee

The Board of Directors has named Richard Ornstein, CPA, CGMA of Glickstein Laval Carris, P.A. Chairman of the International Executive Committee.

Richard is a Partner at Glickstein Laval Carris, P.A., the Altamonte Springs, Florida-based public accounting and business consulting firm. As Chairman of the International Executive Committee he will be responsible for the strategic planning of the organization’s international alliances with Auditrust International.

CPAsNET’s newest partnership with Auditrust was conceived because of the increasing need of businesses that rely on their CPA firms to provide global resources and specialists. CPAsNET firms meet their client’s growing international demands by working within a system of international associates who help serves mid- market enterprises looking to expand their footprint.

“Richard was unanimously nominated and elected for this prestigious position” by his peers.Sarah Johnson Dobek, President of CPAsNET noted that: “Richard is well-respected within the organization, profession and international community of trusted financial advisors. A true trailblazer, Richard understands the importance of continued innovation and providing clients with the local, national and international perspective needed to prosper in challenging markets and times. The International Executive Committee will benefit from his expertise” said Dobek.

Richard has more than thirty years of experience with international financial issues, specifically in the areas of partnerships, real estate, and international taxation. Richard is the second member of CPAsNET to be elected to this post. In addition to holding his Master’s Degree in Accounting from the University of Arizona, he is an active public speaker for the Central Florida Chapter of Certified Public Accountants, and several other national organizations. Richard is a member of both the American and Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants.


Founded in 1994, CPAsNET is an association of independently owned public accounting and consulting firms who share resources to provide their clients with local, national and international perspectives.

With locations throughout the U.S.,CPAsNET member firmscollectively represent one of the 50 largest accounting firms in the nation. Through its strategic international affiliations, CPAsNET offers international support and guidance to member firms on all seven continents. For more information about CPAsNET, please call 609-890-0800 or visit

About Glickstein Laval Carris

Glickstein Laval Carris, Certified Public Accountants has been serving Orlando and the central Florida area for more than 40 years. They foster a personal partner relationship with their clients, making certain that their best interests always come first. For more information about Glickstein Laval Carris, please call (407) 645-4775 or visit