Cynthia Borders-Byrd

  • Principal in Charge of South Florida Practice
  • BS from Florida State University
  • MBA from Florida Atlantic University
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Past Experience:
  • Arthur Andersen
  • Ernst & Young
Career Overview:

Cynthia manages our Ft. Lauderdale office with over 33 years of public accounting experience. Prior to joining SBC, Sheila gained experience at a Big 4 Accounting Firm as well as the Office  of the Auditor General of the State of Florida.

Goal for SBC in this Role:

My goal in the role as South Florida Practice Leader is to extend the knowledge, quality, and client service provided by SBC seamlessly to South Florida, to exceed client expectations, and to continue to develop our people to the highest quality.

Professional Activities:
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • National Association of State Boards of Accountancy
  • American Woman's Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Former Nominating Committee Chair of National Association of Black Accountants
  • Former Chair of the Florida State Board of Accountancy
  • Named 2012 National Achievement in Public Accounting Award winner, National Association of Black Accountants (NABA)
  • Named one of the 25 Most Powerful Women in Accounting 2012 and 2013, CPA Practice Advisors
  • Named 25 Most Influential and Prominent Black Women in Business and Leadership for 2014, Legacy South Florida