"Constant changes in government accounting and reporting make our work challenging and fun."
Experience and Expertise
Since 1994, Elba has performed audits of local governments including counties, cities, and special districts. Elba’s professional life began as a Municipal Court clerk, afterwards working for a regional planning agency. It was only after this experience that she earned her degree in Business Administration, but those early years have shaped her specialization of auditing local government entities. She enjoys the ever changing landscape of government accounting and always stays up to date with new developments.
Staying up to date is Elba’s approach to providing our clients with the best possible service. By doing this, she eliminates having to train her team on unnecessary work and also saves the client’s time. Elba knows that time is an incredibly valuable resource and she strives to not just meet expectations, but to exceed them. In addition, she helps clients meet the requirements for the Excellence in Financial Reporting Certificate program.
- California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA), member
- California Society of Municipal Finance Officers (CSMFO), member
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), member
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, concentration in Accounting from California State University, Sacramento
Business of Arts in Psychology from Stanford
- Spending time with family and pets
- Reading fiction