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New Partnership and Promotion Announcement

Williams, Adley & Company-CA, LLP (Williams Adley)
Announces New Partnership & Promotion

Oakland, CA - February 13, 2012


Audrey Elbert_hi-res_1995Audrey Elbert, J.D., CPA, has been admitted as a Partner. She joined Williams Adley in 1992, and possesses a wealth of knowledge and experience in audit and assurance services for government, non-profit, and other business entities. In her new role as a Partner, Audrey will manage engagements, coordinate staff development and peer reviews, as well as focus on the most important aspect of our business, client service. Audrey holds a bachelor's degree in Accounting from Florida A&M University, along with a law degree from Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California-Berkeley.

Audrey's Focus for 2012:  Although Audrey is still working on "finishing out 2011" and "wrapping her head around" her new role as junior partner, she is excited at the opportunity to help solidify the firm's branding as a "firm of choice". As partner, Audrey plans to "personally place more emphasis on the technical strengths of the employees and continue to enhance our team". Williams Adley is known for its hands-on support and client care. Audrey will work diligently in continuing to provide this high level of service to clients, as well as focus her attention outside of the office with clients to better understand their needs.

Kenneth hi-2012Kenneth Yu, CPA, has been promoted to Audit Manager. Having joined Williams Adley in 2004, Kenneth has proven knowledge in audit and assurance, as well as consulting from both a strategic and tactical level. Kenneth's experience includes government, construction, non-profit, as well as consulting with major corporations throughout the U.S. He holds a bachelor's degree in Managerial Economics from University of California-Davis.

Kenneth's Focus for 2012: Kenneth is looking forward to playing an integral role in Williams Adley's future engagements. Since planning, increasing efficiency and technical knowledge are Kenneth's strengths; he "plans on mentoring accountants and supervisors, as well as continuing to bring modern technologies to Williams Adley's projects to better serve clients."

Williams Adley – a Leading CPA Firm Since 1982
We realize the importance of expert accounting services in today's economic climate. As Certified Public Accountants in an increasingly complex world, we continually focus our efforts and offer the highest level of services to our clients in meeting their challenges. With our combined experience, education, and industry participation, we are able to offer clients broad-based, local expertise specific to their industry needs (Government, Non-Profit, Construction, General Business and Real Estate). Our team provides to our clients a diverse array of auditing, accounting, management consulting, financial services, litigation support, and tax services.

Williams Adley is rapidly approaching 30 years in business, and everyone at the firm is extremely proud and honored to achieve such a milestone in service and excellence! For more information about the firm's services, please contact our office at (510) 893-8114, email mbutler@wacllp.com or visit our website at: www.ca.williamsadley.com.