Jessica E. Andersen
Jessica Andersen is a California Certified Public Accountant and partner with VTD. She has provided audit, accounting and advisory services to governmental entities, not-for-profit organizations, and other clients throughout California.
Her experience includes not-for-profit and governmental entities, with a focus on cities, counties, and special districts, including transit and public utility agencies. Prior to joining VTD, Ms. Andersen began her professional career with a Big 4 International firm working with large commercial, healthcare, not-for-profit, higher education, and governmental agencies.
Within the government sector, Ms. Andersen has performed the financial and compliance audits of federal awards in accordance with Uniform Guidance. Her Single Audit experience includes audits of programs from the Department of Transportation, Department of Housing and Urban Development, Department of Health and Human Services and a variety of other agencies.
Ms. Andersen has advised and assisted her clients with disclosure, financial reporting and compliance requirements pursuant to the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Certificate Program.
Ms. Andersen has developed in-house training curriculum and has led staff training to ensure consistency and knowledge within the client service teams. Additionally, she has provided individualized training and assisted numerous clients with the implementation of new accounting standards and the Uniform Guidance.
Ms. Andersen is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CSCPA). She is also a member of the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Certificate Program Special Review Committee.
Bachelor of Science, Accountancy, and Bachelor of Science, Business Administration – Finance
California State University, Northridge