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Saran Camara has recently joined the Independent Living and Independent Home Care team as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Saran was attracted to the organization because of its dedication to enhancing the quality of life of those in need and individuals with disabilities.Saran is an accountant and audit professional with more than 18 years of experience in the field. She is a married mother of three and currently resides in Dutchess County. She immigrated to the United States from the Ivory Coast, West Africa. Saran attended SUNY New Paltz and earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a Master’s in Business Administration.

She diligently worked and became a Certified Public Accountant. She worked as the finance manager at the Mid-Hudson Library System, where she implemented numerous changes to improve their processes and efficiency. Prior to that, she worked for fourteen years as an auditor for the NYS Comptrollers Officer, auditing school districts and local governments.

She enjoys traveling and spending quality time with her family. With Saran’s extensive auditing and accounting skills, she is hoping to excel in her role as CFO at Independent Living and Independent Home Care and contribute to the vision of the organization.