Don studied at California State University, Long Beach and graduated with his Bachelors of Science with a concentration in Accounting in 1977. Upon graduation, Don began working in private industry as a Controller. He then ventured into the public industry where he began working for a large accounting firm in Bakersfield. In 1982, he received his certification to practice as a public accountant.
After receiving his certification, Don ventured back into the private industry as a Controller for a medium-sized construction company in the Bakersfield area. Don began his own accounting firm in 1986 while maintaining the construction company as his primary client
The services Don provides range from work in the construction industry, taxes for all entities, estates, a broad range of consulting engagements, and business development services.
As a C.P.A., Don has had the opportunity to work with a large variety of clients and has obtained an increased amount of experience in all areas of business. He is able to use this knowledge and experience for any business situation.
Don was born and raised in Bakersfield. He served in the US Navy and was stationed in Southern California. Don and his wife, Bev, have been married for 38 years.