Deana Bowden, CPA

Audit and Assurance Partner

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Deana is an audit partner that has expertise with manufacturers, distributors, contractors, transportation companies, service based companies, non-profits and employee benefit plans. Deana also provides business consulting services to various entity types. She is involved in the marketing processes of the firm as well as mentoring and development of professional staff.

During her career, Deana has worked for privately held companies, publicly traded companies as well as three CPA firms. She has been a partner at WNDE since 2014. She has been an adjunct accounting professor at Irvine Valley College since 2011. She received her undergraduate degree from Cal State University San Bernardino and her Master’s degree at Sacramento State. She received her CPA designation in 2001. Deana serves as a board member on the Orange County/Long Beach chapter of the Cal CPA society. In addition, she serves on two other local non-profit boards.

She is a car enthusiast who enjoys being with her family doing outdoor activities and fishing in the Sierras.

Expertise:

  • Business Consulting
  • Involvement with Educational Institutions
  • Broad Non-Profit Knowledgeability

Industries Served:

  • Manufacturing and Distribution
  • Non-profit
  • Construction

Education:

  • Cal State San Bernardino, Bachelor of Science, Accounting 1996
  • CPA Designation: 2001

Professional Affiliations:

  • AICPA
  • CalCPA