Throughout his life and career, certified public accountant and entrepreneur Philip L. Liberatore has maintained involvement in a vast array of educational, professional, philanthropic, and personal activities, amassing a number of notable accomplishments in each of his endeavors. A longtime resident of the greater Los Angeles area, Philip L. Liberatore studied at the University of Southern California, where he earned his B.S. in Accounting and M.B.A. in Finance. Following receipt of his degrees, Philip L. Liberatore embarked on a highly diversified career path, holding positions as Audit Supervisor for Alexander Grant and Company, Senior Management Consultant at The Walt Disney Company, Corporate Accountant with Fluor Corporation, and Manager of Accounting/Treasury at Beckman Industrial Corporation. Concurrent with the latter role, Philip L. Liberatore attended Life Pacific College, through which he earned a Bachelor of Theology and became an ordained minister. In 1986, Philip L. Liberatore decided to take a hiatus from corporate accounting and spent two years as Executive Pastor for Florence Avenue Foursquare Church, serving the evangelical Foursquare Church community in Los Angeles County. Since then, Philip L. Liberatore has been immersed in a variety of entrepreneurial pursuits, notably as President of Philip L. Liberatore, CPA and IRS Problem Solvers, Inc., founded in 1988 and 1999, respectively. A member of numerous professional organizations, Philip L. Liberatore holds affiliation with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA), along with certification through the California Board of Accountancy (CBA).