Deana Bowden, CPA, MSA

Deana Bowden, CPA, MSA

Audit and Assurance Partner

714-978-1300 | dbowden@wndecpa.com

Deana joined the WNDE team in 2006, bringing with her more than nine years of experience in public accounting. She was promoted to the role of Audit Partner in 2014. Deana is skilled in working with manufacturers, distributors, contractors, transportation companies, service-based companies, non-profits and employee benefit plans. She also provides business consulting services to a variety of entity types. Additionally, she is involved in the firm’s marketing processes as well as the 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 also served as an adjunct accounting professor at Irvine Valley College since 2011. Deana received her undergraduate degree from Cal State University San Bernardino and her Master’s degree from Sacramento State. She currently serves as a board member for the Orange County/Long Beach chapter of the CalCPA Society. In addition, she serves on two other local non-profit boards.

A car enthusiast, Deana enjoys spending her free time participating in outdoor activities with her family and fishing in the Sierras.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Technical and Service Expertise:

  • Business Consulting

Industry Expertise:

  • Construction
  • Manufacturing & Distribution
  • Nonprofit
  • Educational Institutions
  • Trucking & Transportation

Professional Affiliations:

  • AICPA
  • CalCPA

PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION

California State University, San Bernardino

  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting

Sacramento State

  • Master of Science, Accounting