Keith R. Perkins, CPA -- Operations Manager and Partner
Working at the firm since inception, Keith has been consulting on the Sage MAS 90 and 200 product since 1988. An employee of Lewis’ at a former CPA firm, Keith became an expert at the Sage MAS 90 and 200 product. Keith’s experience includes all aspects of the client system engagement – from sales, to implementation, to billing and renewals, and finally to support. During the early days of the firm, he handled the entire spectrum.
Armed with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and the CPA distinction, today Keith leads our firm, serving as a consultant in all industries with the Sage MAS 90 and 200 and Sage Abra products. He is primarily responsible for ensuring firm compliance with all Sage regulations and certifications, as well as guiding a staff on support, implementation, sales, and service. Keith’s certifications include Core Accounting, Distribution, Implementation Boot Camp, and scripting with Visual Integrator, as well as a certification in Sage Abra HRMS.
M. Shane Lafitte, MCS – Database Administrator
Shane also joined our firm in 2005. Holding a BS and Masters in Computer Science with emphasis on databases, Shane brought us the system knowledge which completed the equation for total support services of the Sage products. As a Master User of Microsoft Access and Visual Basic, Shane can truly enhance our clients’ database processing.
Besides troubleshooting issues with Sage products, Shane also serves as an instructor at LSU – Shreveport in Microsoft Excel and intends to teach Microsoft Access in the future. He has the patience to work with all levels of system users, so our clients benefit from his instructing experience. Shane has been using and supporting the Sage MAS 90 and 200 and Sage Abra products since 2005.