2022 AT Top 100

We are proud to be named Accounting Today's Top 100 Firm, Regional Leader in the West, and Fastest Growing Firm in the US.
Learn more about our team and expertise below.

Executive Team

Jason C. Melillo, CPA
CEO

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Gregory A. Kniss, CPA
Chairperson

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Luis Guerrero, CPA, MBT
Principal - Tax Practice Leader

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Jean Hagan
Principal - Restaurant Practice Leader

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So Sum Lee, CPA
Principal - Tax

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Richard Umanoff, CPA, MBA
Principal - Estate & Gift, Trust and Probate

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Douglas A. Venturelli, Esq.
Principal - Estate & Gift, Trust and Probate

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Evelyn Fernandez, CPA, MST
Principal - Tax

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Stacey R. Korman, CPA, MST
Principal - Accounting

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Keith Hamasaki, CPA
Principal - Assurance & Advisory

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Paren Knadjian
Principal - M&A and Capital Markets

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Brad Pauley, CPA
Principal - Tax

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Christopher H. Gaynor, CPA, MS
Consulting Principal

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Elizabeth Hugh, CPA
Chief Operating Officer

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Donna Bateman, CPA
Chief Financial Officer

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Technical Management Team

Phil Clark, CPWA®, CFP®, CLU®
Director - Wealth Management

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Matthew Weber, CPA, MAcc
Director - Tax

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Aric Wong, CPA, MBT
Senior Manager - Tax

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Elvira Frencillo, CPA
Senior Manager - Tax

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Sossi Bekarian Matti, CPA
Senior Manager - Accounting

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Steve Chhuor, CPA
Senior Manager - Assurance & Advisory

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Jeff Kamin, CPA
Senior Manager - M&A and Capital Markets

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Derek Johnson
Senior Manager - Restaurant Practice

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Eimy Zhangzheng, CPA
Manager - Accounting

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Frank Xu, CPA
Manager - Accounting

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Alan Lo, CPA, MAcc
Manager - Tax

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David Ha, CPA
Manager - Tax

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Kimberly Hoang, CPA
Manager - Tax

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Rebecca Hickle, CPA
Manager - Assurance & Advisory

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Cheyenne Gonzalez
Manager - Restaurant Business Management

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Valentina Then
Manager - Restaurant Business Management

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Tyson McLaws
Manager - M&A and Capital Markets

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Management Team

Lisa Arangua
Director - Human Resources

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Anna Chen
Director - Marketing

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Lisa McCoy
Manager - Recruiting

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