Q. If you could change one thing here at Armanino what would that change be?
I would accelerate our growth outside of our Northern California home base. We are such a great story and such an exciting firm that I feel like there is a great opportunity in Southern California and other regions for us to expand.
Q. Describe your work style.
Easygoing, detailed, collaborative.
Q. Who is (or was) the most influential person in your business?
I am really inspired by the way the firm leadership gets out in front of the market and provides a vision for the firm to grow and continually reach the next level of excellence. They are influential in terms of setting goals, plans, initiatives and direction.
Q. If you could pass on a nugget of wisdom to inspiring accountants, what would that be?
Gain broad experience and continually learn.
Beyond the Boardroom
What do you do to relax when you’re not at working?
I enjoy spending free time with my family and playing with my young kids.
Desert island wish list:
My family, a cabana, internet access, a jet ski, and a private jet.
Any beach vacation.
What are your hobbies?
Traveling to new places.
All-time top 5 CD’s:
I love all music. I’m currently into jazz.
“Godfather 1 and 2,” “Wall Street”
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