Three New Hires Join Our Audit Department in May

three new hires

In May, Wright Ford Young & Co. welcomed three new hires to our audit department. Byron Ortiz and Grace Lombardo joined as Audit Staff, and Robert Wright joined as an Audit Intern. We are excited to welcome these new additions to our team.

Byron Ortiz

Last month, Byron Ortiz joined our audit department as one of our newest Audit Staff. Byron has previously interned with WFY in 2023, and returned to WFY to accept a full-time position.  He graduated from Cal State Fullerton this Spring and received a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting. In Byron’s spare time, he enjoys watching and playing soccer and basketball as well as discovering new music.

Grace Lombardo

Grace Lombardo started with WFY in May as Audit Staff. She graduated from California Baptist University last month with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a Bachelor’s degree in Christian Studies. Grace has had a previous internship with another accounting firm where she worked part-time during corporate season and full-time during Summer. In her spare time, Grace enjoys volunteering at her church and likes getting her nails done.

Robert Wright

At the end of May, Robert Wright joined WFY as an Audit Intern. Robert recently graduated from CSU Fullerton this Spring with a degree in Accounting. This is Robert’s first internship as an auditor. During his time outside of the office, Robert loves playing video games and cooking at home.


Interested in joining WFY in one of our departments? If you are interested and qualified for any of our open positions, please email your resumes or go to our Careers page.


Wright Ford Young & Co. is headquartered in Irvine, CA and is the largest single office CPA firm in Orange County. WFY is a full service corporate accounting firm offering audit, tax, estate and trust, and business consulting services to closely held company and family business owners. More information about our Firm can be found at