Bean Team is a diverse group of professionals dedicated to utilizing technology to maximize the efficiency of your accounting department and back office functions. Through the use of customized software and the combined experience of our staff members, we work together to create innovative solutions to the problems faced by the business owners we serve. Our services focus on providing long term support to hospitality organizations, construction companies, professional service organizations and entrepreneurs.
Please take a moment to meet our staff and learn more about some of the people you can count on when you join Bean Team!
Charles H. Musgrove, CPA
Leader of the Bean Team
Charles learned the value of hard work when growing up in rural Live Oak, FL. After earning a Bachelor of Science in accounting, he began his career as a licensed CPA with a large regional accounting firm. Charles advanced to partner over a successful 16 year long career, before venturing out with the support of his family to form the Bean Team. Under his leadership, The Bean Team utilizes a unique combination of technology, custom software development, and good old fashion hard work to meet the accounting, and HR needs of our valued customers.
Marsha Stivers, CPA
Tax and Accounting Manager
Marsha is our Tax and Accounting Manager. Although she works primarily in the tax area she also has a very strong accounting background and is an incredible resource to clients and co-workers. Marsha is a graduate of the University of Georgia with a Management Information Systems degree, her Accounting Degree from Valdosta State University, and obtained her Florida CPA license in 2000. Marsha is originally from Bainbridge, GA but has been part of the Tallahassee community for the past 17 years. She enjoys working out, traveling, and snow skiing when time permits around the ever busy schedule of work and her family.
Support Services Director
Paula is a graduate of Northern Illinois University, majoring in computer science and finance. After earning her MBA from Florida State University, she worked as a product manager for a software and consulting firm. With over 25 years in the technology industry, her expertise in reporting and in information technology helped shape the service model of our company. In her current role Paula uses her advanced data analysis and technical abilities to manage a wide range of supportive services offered to our clients.
Tom has been valued member with the Bean Team since 2015. A graduate of Strayer University with a B.S. in Accounting and is currently in the process of obtaining his CPA license. Tom brings with him over 10 years of accounting industry experience, with Hospitality & Non-Profit as his main area of expertise. Tom is originally from Tallahassee and enjoys playing his guitar, along with other outdoor activities in his free time.
Dawna was born and raised in central Pennsylvannia. She graduated from Charleston Southern University with a B.S. in Accounting. Upon graduating, she worked for a small accounting firm that focused mainly in tax audit. Dawna then proceeded to fill several positions over the course of 27 years with Super Value. Here she worked 6 years as a retail accountant, 4 as a controller of a distribution center, and the remaining 17 as the business manager of one of Super Value’s wholesale data bases. Dawna joined the Bean Team in June of 2016 where she quickly became one of our most proficient Accounting Managers. When she is not working, Dawna is a valuable asset to her church, volunteering for, and organizing fund raising events for various causes. She also spends as much free time as she can with her daughter Rachel, who is currently at Rutgers College pursuing her Ph.D in history.
Roxanne is an accounting professional with over a decade of experience and has been a valued member of the Bean Team for over 8 years. A graduate of Florida State University, Roxanne specializes in restaurant accounting but having an eye for detail and being technologically savvy, she also provides significant value to all the Bean Team clients in the hospitality industry. Roxanne is very experienced in using Sage Timberline software to aid in job completion for businesses that deal with multiple projects or multiple properties, such as the Construction & Property Management Industries. Roxanne also works very closely with another Accounting Manager, Jennie Grant, and oversees the Bean Team’s Interns.
Marguerite McCauley, CPA CFE
Marguerite has over 25 years working in executive, consulting and accounting/financial roles, before joining the Bean Team. She has served as CFO, Finance Director, and Senior Project Manager/Consultant over the last 17 years. She holds Masters degrees in both Accountancy (MAcc), and Business Administration (MBA), as well as a BA in Economics. She is both a Florida Certified Public Accountant (CPA), as well as a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). Marguerite’s expertise in accounting and finance are a massive addition to the might that is the Bean Team. Contact us for more information about Interim or Transitional CFO services she can provide your organization.
Jennie has been a valued member of the Bean Team for over 3 years and earned her Bachelor’s & Master’s degrees from Florida State University. Prior to joining the Bean Team, Jennie held an Administrative position with Publix Super Markets where she was responsible for processing new personnel and payroll. Currently, Jennie is a Bean Team Account Manager for several clients whose businesses range over a multitude of different industries, along with overseeing the Bean Team’s FSU interns. As a wife and mother of 3, Jennie’s free time is spent with family enjoying a variety of activities.
Kathy was born and raised in Northern New Jersey. She then attended East Stroudsburg University in Pennsylvania, where she received a degree in business management, with a concentration in accounting. Kathy moved to Tallahassee in January of 2017, and soon joined the ranks of the Bean Team after a chance encounter with Charles. Since then, she has taken on the AR and AP of several local businesses, working closely with Dawna Bunker. Kathy is often joined by her dog Rico, who is somewhat of an office celebrity. In her spare time, Kathy practices piano, ukulele, and watches as many films as she can.
Michael is a Georgia transplant, who graduated from Georgia Southwestern State University with a BBA in Accounting. He had several years of accounting, bookkeeping, and tax work in the Augusta area. Previous to that, Michael worked in management for 8 years at Verizon. Michael’s expertise extends to golf as well, being named All-American golfer at Abraham Baldwin College in 1992. When not hard at work, Michael is cheering on the Georgia Bulldogs and playing guitar.
Carolina was born in New York, but raised in Miami. After graduating from Florida International University with a B.A. in International Business Administration, she moved to Washington D.C. There, she worked as a Budget Analyst for the U.S. Treasury’s Office of International Affairs. Missing warmer weather, Carolina moved back to Miami to develop her skills in various private sector companies. She relocated to Tallahassee in November of 2017 and has enjoyed exploring the area with her husband and daughter. Amidst her U.S. travels, Carolina has also ventured to South American, Parts of Europe, and India.
Tax and Accounting Assistant
Jordan is a valued member of our tax team, who works closely with Marsha Stivers. Jordan is currently working on completing her A.A. from N. Fl. Community College and will pursue her B.S. in Accounting in the near future. Even though Jordan is still in college, she is no stranger to the accounting world. She started in accounting at her mother’s business at age 15, working for Plantation Bookkeeping. Jordan likes to enjoy her free time spending it with family, friends, and her Doberman (Kaya).
Jessica is originally from Lakeland, Florida and graduated from FSU with her B.S. in Accounting, as well as a minor in Hospitality Management. She is currently continuing her education at Florida Southern College, where she is working towards her Masters in Accounting and preparing for the CPA exam. Here at the Bean Team, Jessica primarily works on our restaurant clients, but assists in all other needed tasks for our team. When not attending FSU or interning at the Bean Team, Jessica enjoys practicing yoga, scuba-diving, and enjoying time with her family.
Jon is a Massachusetts transplant, and graduate of University of Massachusetts Amherst who started his accounting career as an assistant bookkeeper. Eventually he started doing business and individual tax returns, which he endured for 3 tax seasons before moving to Tallahassee. Jon still does some bookkeeping, but spends most of his time developing the Bean Team’s marketing and media presence. When he’s not trying to make the Bean Team famous, he is brewing beer, reading, or at the shooting range.
Jessica moved to Tallahassee from Miami to pursue a degree in Accounting with a minor in Criminology. She is currently a senior and next fall plans to attend Florida State’s MBA program specializing in Accounting. While she is completing her Master’s degree she aspires to obtain her CPA license while continuing to work for Bean Team. Jessica is also a member of Beta Alpha Psi and in her spare time enjoys cooking and traveling.