Leading California accounting and advisory firm Windes, announced the appointments of Lisa Carrick and Samantha Graboff as partners in its Audit & Assurance Services department, effective July 1, 2020. Both Carrick and Garboff will report directly to Windes Managing Partner Jim Cordova.
Carrick joined the team at Windes in 2004. Since joining, she has served clients in a wide range of industries, including manufacturing, distribution, construction, professional services, transportation, trade, and nonprofit organizations. Her practice includes financial statement reporting, evaluation of internal controls, and business consulting services for privately-held companies. Carrick earned her BA in Business Administration and Management from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.
Graboff joined the Windes audit department in 2017 and services a wide range of industries, including manufacturing and distribution, real estate, and professional service firms. Graboff is responsible for all stages of the audit process, including planning, risk assessment, evaluation of internal controls, and financial statement reporting. She graduated from San Diego State University in 2004 with a BA in Accounting.
“These are well-deserved promotions for Lisa and Samantha,” says Cordova. “They have been instrumental with leadership roles in the firm’s Employee Benefit Plans Audit practice, and both possess highly technical expertise in this specialty niche service. We look forward to the direction and growth that they will bring to our Audit & Assurance Services practice.”