Jeff Myers is an audit partner who specializes in serving closely held companies. Jeff obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from California State University, Fullerton, in 1995 and has been a licensed CPA since 1997. Prior to joining Wright Ford Young & Co. in 2007, Jeff was most recently an audit director with the Irvine office of McGladrey. Since he started in public accounting, Jeff has served closely held companies ranging from small, emerging businesses to large, multinational corporations.
Jeff’s 20 years of experience have made him an expert in auditing, accounting, and consulting services for all types of organizations, from retail, wholesale, restaurants, manufacturing, construction, high-tech, and professional service organizations, to private foundations and employee benefit plans. In addition to traditional services, Jeff assists clients with accounting systems and controls establishment, bank financing obtainment, due diligence procedures, and financial ratio and benchmarking. He also has extensive experience with the challenges facing rapidly growing companies, including revenue recognition, business acquisitions, and international expansion.
In addition to his commitment to his clients, Jeff is committed to the professional development of his staff and of the firm. He actively provides technical updates and guidance to the Audit Department and acts as the recruiting liaison between the Audit Department and California State University, Fullerton.
Jeff also pursues his own professional development, as he is actively involved in a number of professional and community activities. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants and is a licensed CPA in California and Florida. He currently serves as a board member for the Western Pension & Benefits Council and sits on the coordinating committee for MGI North America. He is also an executive committee member of ProVisors. Jeff has served as a speaker at seminars conducted by the Western Pension & Benefits Council, as well as at seminars on accounting and reporting issues conducted by California State University, Fullerton and the California Society of CPA’s.