Our History

We make it a priority to have a strong understanding of each of our clients’ business industries as well as their individual financial circumstances.

At Gero, Evaul & McCloskey we believe in building long lasting client relationships through honest, competent and dedicated service. All the partners and each of the staff convey a selfless tenacity to service each client above and beyond that of a typical accounting firm.

Early beginnings

Gero, Evaul & McCloskey started off in 2008 as a family owned and operated partnership of professional associations committed to giving clients the personalized attention they deserve.

In 2010 the two original partners, Jackie and Scott, collaborated with Edward F. McCloskey. Edward is in charge of the firms audit and assurance practice and this collaboration made Gero, Evaul & McCloskey a full service accounting firm. Jackie and Scott still lead the firm’s taxation and compliance practice and both have expert knowledge in the areas of individual, estate, trust, business entity and international inbound tax planning for high net worth international clients. Though the partnership is still relatively new to South Florida, the partners of the firm have extensive ties to the local business community.

Jackie Gero, CPA has more than thirty years of public accounting experience and is considered one of the top tax practitioners in South Florida. Jackie is the Co-Founding Partner of Gero, Evaul & McCloskey. Scott Evaul, CPA, CGMA has over thirteen years of public accounting experience and his primary focus of practice relates to business tax, real estate entity selection and taxation, consulting for various business industries, and a wide arrange of compliance issues as well as those issues and how they relate to high net worth individual clients. Scott is the Managing and Co-Founding Partner of the firm. Edward F. McCloskey is a CPA licensed in both the states of Florida and New York. Edward has over twenty years of public accounting experience and joins the firm as the Auditing Partner in charge of the firm’s Attest and Quality Control Department.


Gero, Evaul & McCloskey provides a positive working environment to motivated individuals looking to expand their career horizons. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and a comfortable employment atmosphere, welcoming applicants who seek challenging, yet promising, career opportunities.



Certified Public Accountant

(noun) Trusted expert who helps individuals and organizations envision and shape their financial future. Characterized by COMMITMENT to objectivity, integrity and competence; excellent PERFORMANCE on behalf of clients, employers and the public; and ACCOUNTABILITY for the highest professional and business ethics.