Sam has over 20 years of public accounting and private industry experience. He provides audit and assurance services for privately-held middle-market companies in the Southern California marketplace. Sam serves clients in the manufacturing, retail, consumer products, and distribution industry sectors, as well as clients in the nonprofit, agriculture, behavioral health, technology, software, and professional services industries. Sam also is a member of the firm's Data Analytics team and performs forensic accounting projects and assists his clients in identifying and remediating weaknesses in internal controls over financial reporting. Sam’s experience also includes five years in private industry in the finance group of a public company where he was responsible for financial reporting to the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Sam received a bachelor’s degree in business administration, with an emphasis in accounting from California State University, Northridge. He is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the States of California and North Carolina. Active in his community, Sam is on the Advisory Council of DeMolay International, and through his involvement with Shriners International, he is an active supporter of the Shriners Hospital for Children in Los Angeles. Sam is on the Board of Directors of the 101 Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), and is a member of ProVisors. He is a frequent guest speaker at his alma mater, CSUN.
Professional and Community Involvement
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Association for Corporate Growth, Board Member, 101 Chapter
California Society of Certified Public Accountants
DeMolay International, Advisory Board