Jennifer Pugh, CPA, MBA

Audit and Assurance Partner

Email Jennifer Pugh, CPA,

Jennifer Pugh has spent her entire career in public accounting working for White Nelson Diehl Evans LLP.  She was hired in 1996 as in Intern, became a full-time Junior in 1997 and and has worked her way up to Audit and Assurance Partner over the past two decades.

Jennifer provides financial reporting and consulting services to privately-held mid-size for-profit companies, employee benefit plans, non-profit organizations and governmental entities.  She specializes in the areas of manufacturing, distribution, professional services, construction, and healthcare.  She also is the Senior Audit Manager in charge of monitoring the firm’s Quality Control system.

Jennifer was born and raised in Southern California and currently lives in Placentia.  She married her husband, Michael, in 1999 and they have three children.  She likes to travel and spend time camping and vacationing with her family, but also loves spending most of her free time watching her three children play multiple sports including, baseball, soccer, basketball and softball.  She is also involved in many academic activities for her children, including volunteering in their classrooms and at various school events.


  • Extensive Experience in Manufacturing, Distribution, Professional Services, Construction and Healthcare Industries
  • Financial Reporting Services: Audits, Reviews & Compilations
  • Privately Held For-Profit Companies and Non-Profit Organizations
  • Employee Benefit Plan Audits
  • Involved in Quality Control of the Firm


  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting, California State University Fullerton, 1996
  • Master’s Business Administration with an Emphasis in Finance, California State University Fullerton, 2001
  • CPA Designation, 1998

Professional Affiliations:

  • CalCPA