As Managing Partner for EY’s (Ernst & Young LLP) Sacramento, California practice, CJ oversees all EY resources, including audit, advisory, tax and transaction services, ensuring that his staff delivers high quality client services. In the San Francisco Bay Area, CJ drives specific market activities for EY’s assurance practice including business expansion. With more than 30 years at EY, CJ has served public and private companies in the retail and consumer products, wholesale/distribution, technology, manufacturing, real estate and communications industries. CJ’s extensive experience includes working with national and global publicly and privately held companies, mergers and acquisitions, initial and secondary public stock offerings, application of Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and other SEC-related matters.
CJ is active within the Sacramento region and serves on the Competitiveness Council of the Greater Sacramento Economic Council and was also on the boards of the Sacramento Area of Commerce and Trade Organization (SACTO) and the Sacramento Area Regional Technology Alliance (SARTA), where he served a term as chairman. CJ earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Miami University. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and is a member of the California and Nevada Societies of Certified Public Accountants.