Joy Meason Intriago, a native of Atlanta where she lived her early life, received her Bachelor of Science degree, with a major in Accounting, from the Georgia State University Robinson College of Business. She earned her Master of Science degree in Finance from Florida International University, in Miami.
A Certified Public Accountant, she was a Senior Manager at Ernst & Young, one of the Big Four accounting firms, primarily focused on tax issues, non-profits and healthcare organizations. Apart from taxation, her years of experience include expertise in Managerial Accounting, Operations, and QuickBooks. She is most proud of her participation as the Chief Financial Officer of businesses that she helped grow from inception through major growth and ultimately taking them to market and successful buy-outs by major private equity firms.
In 2017 she founded Intriago Advisors, a firm that offers Virtual CFO Services. The firm brings her cumulative expertise to companies and other businesses seeking ways to count on the advice, guidance and participation of an experienced CFO at a fraction of the cost. She aims to help her client businesses reach their financial and other business goals.
Joy and her family moved to Maine in 2016 after enjoying seasonal visits for ten years. She fell in love with the nature, the people and the Kennebec County area. She enjoys hiking, skiing, kayaking and caring for her spunky and clever Norfolk Terrier, Roscoe.
She is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Maine State Society of CPAs. She is active in the Union Church of Belgrade Lakes, a board member of the Friends of Belgrade Lakes Village, and a volunteer for Neighbors Driving Neighbors.