Everardo Nava
Corporate Controller

Bringing over 18 years of hospitality experience, Everardo joined the Brighton team in 2013. He is responsible for leadership of the Accounting Department as well as collaborating with management to improve operating efficiency and profitability.  In addition, he is responsible for planning strategies including cash and treasury management, forecasting, capital budgeting and managerial accounting.  He is also accountable for the company’s internal control framework and timely financial reporting in accordance with generally accepted principles. He is experienced and knowledgeable in several facets of full-service hospitality operations, including accounting, front office, housekeeping, food and beverage, revenue management and property operations.

Everardo earned a degree in Business Management from Pepperdine University and a Certificate in Accounting from the UCLA Extension program.  He passed the CPA and Enrolled Agent examinations. Everardo served in the United States Marine Corps before beginning his career in the hospitality industry.  His favorite quote is “the best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others” –Mahatma Gandhi