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Advisory Board

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The SCU Accounting Advisory Board is a group of business leaders and accounting professionals who provide advice to the Accounting Department to better prepare our students for career challenges.

The Board meets each quarter to discuss business and employment trends, assess program objectives, and advise the department on proposals to continuously improve the accounting curriculum to best serve the needs of our students.

Our advisory board includes the following individuals:

Joe Allanson

Chief Accounting Officer and Controller
Salesforce
BSC '85
Joined 2015

Brian Baer

Partner,
Deloitte
BSC '85
Joined 2018

Stephen Baroni

Partner,
Frank, Rimerman & Co., LLP
BSC '89
Joined 2000

Alison Barr

Partner,
KPMG
BSC '03
Joined 2021

Richard Bellucci

Partner,
Burr Pilger Mayer, LLP
Joined 2010

Lewis Chew

Emeritus
BSC '84
Joined 1996

Trevor Gillespie

Partner,
Moss Adams, LLP
Joined 2016

Jack Lazar

Board Member,
Mellanox, Silicon Labs, Resideo, Casper, ThredUp and Tile
BSC '87
Joined 2016

Jim Lynch

CFO and Treasurer,
San Jose Water Company
BSC '83
Joined 1999-2010, 2017

Joseph Maglione

Emeritus
BSC '77
Joined 1988

Ricardo Martinez

Partner,
Armanino, LLP
BSC '98
Joined 2021

Mike McAndrews

Partner,
Abbott, Stringham & Lynch
BSC '75
Joined 1992-2001, 2014

Kim McCormick

Partner,
Grant Thornton, LLP
Joined 2017

Jeff Nishita

Partner,
Novogradac & Company, LLP
MBA '00
Joined 2017

Bill O'Brien

Emeritus
B.A. '70
Joined 2014

Jeff Osorio

Managing CFO,
Engine Room
BSC '78, MBA '84
Joined 2006

Lindsey Piziali

Partner,
PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP
BSC '02
Joined 2016

David Price

Partner,
Ernst & Young, LLP
BSC '85
Joined 2009

Kevin Reagan

Partner,
RSM (formerly McGladrey)
BSC '83
Joined 2011

Kathy Ryan

Founder and Chair
RoseRyan
Joined 2021

Jim Sepe

Emeritus Board Member
BSC '69
Joined 2018

Nicole Truesdale

Managing Director,
Accenture
BSC '10
Joined 2020

Stephanie Tsiagkas

Partner,
Sensiba San Filippo, LLP
BSC '96
Joined 2008