Chief Financial Officer/Partner-Bob Melenbacker entered into the produce industry with a well known commission merchant in 1986. He obtained his CPA certificate in 1980, and went on to obtain a Masters in Business Administration in 1992. Bob joined the CPS team in 1995, and has overseen the growth of the accounting department from a staff of 4 in 1995 to 12 staff members today.
Accounting Manager- Irasema Mejia joined CPS in 1989 soon after business began 20 years ago. She handles multiple aspects of the accounting function, as well as training of new personnel. She also acts as liaison to sales in resolving accounting issues, and translates for our Spanish speaking growers.
Accounting Supervisor-Brandy McNelly started as an accounts payable assistant, and has worked her way up to her present position through hard work and dedication. She overseas the accounts payable function, as well as grower accounting and various other