Chad Porter, CPA, CFE

Chad Porter, CPA, CFE, Managing Partner

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BS Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting, Cal State San Bernardino – 1996

Specialty Areas:
Audits of HUD funded organizations and Housing Authorities. Audits of Tax Credit Properties. Audit of California Department of Education child care organizations. Certified Fraud Examiner. Single Audit (A-133) of federally funded organizations. Member of GASB task force for accounting for leases. Speaker at AHACPA annual HUB conference.

Smith Marion & Co. – 1996-Present
Partner in charge of Nonprofit and Government Audits

Die hard Raiders fan. Enjoy traveling work related or for fun. Traveled to Africa, Afghanistan, Puerto Rico, and Indonesia. Play golf as required by the profession.

Professional Licenses:
Certified Public Accountant (CA) – 1998
Certified Public Accountant (TN) – 2006
Certified Fraud Examiner – 2009

Professional Associations:
American Institute of Public Accountants 1999
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners 2009
California Society of Certified Public Accountants 1999
Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants 2007
GASB Task Force 2014

Phone: (909) 742-4981


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