Nathan Edelman


2004 - Present
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Nathan Edelman is a California Certified Public Accountant and audit partner in the Palo Alto office of VTD specializing in audits of local governments. Over the last ten years, he has provided audits and accounting services to a range of organizations focusing primarily on transportation agencies, municipalities, school districts, and special districts in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout Northern California.

As a partner responsible for audits of governmental agencies, Mr. Edelman has performed federal single audits of entities receiving over one-hundred million dollars in federal grants. His single audit experience includes audits of programs from the United States Department of Transportation, United States Department of Education, and a variety of other federal agencies.

Mr. Edelman has advised and assisted his clients with disclosures, financial reporting, and compliance requirements pursuant to the Government Finance Officers Association Certificate Program.

Mr. Edelman participates in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), California Society of Municipal Finance Officers (CSMFO), and California Association of School Business Officials (CASBO) annual conferences.


Certified Public Accountant, California
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
California Society of Certified Public Accountants, Board Member, Peninsula/Silicon Valley Chapter
Advanced Single Audit Certificate from the AICPA’s Governmental Audit Quality Center
Association of Government Accountants, Silicon Valley Chapter
GFOA CAFR Special Review Committee


B.A., Business Management Economics | University of California, Santa Cruz