Adriana Puente, MST


Adriana has more than 10 years of experience working as a tax accountant focused on corporate, partnership, non-profit, high-net worth individual, and estate clients. Through her career, she has gained diverse experience interacting with business owner’s and families working in public accounting and banking. Before joining The Rawls Group, Adriana spent the past several years working in estate tax, building on her knowledge and importance of planning. In addition to her experience, she is passionate about helping business owners realize their vision for growth, community impact and achieve long-term succession planning goals.

Adriana earned a BBA from Saint Mary’s College in South Bend, Indiana. She earned a Masters in the Science of Taxation from the executive’s program associated with the University of Illinois in Chicago. She is a founding member of the program’s alumni association. She is on the NextGen committee of the Financial Planning Association of Miami and is an active member in the Notre Dame Alumni Club of Miami, the United Way of Miami-Dade, and Ellevate Network, a global women’s network. Adriana is actively involved in several other professional and philanthropic organizations in Miami.

Originally from the Chicagoland area, Adriana enjoys all the sun Miami has to offer. In her spare time, she is still learning how to beat the heat when running outside and hopes to one day actually stand up while stand up paddle boarding.