Peggy Vande Vooren, CPA


  • Shareholder

Years of Experience:

  • Twenty-three

Industry Team Membership:

  • Government – Department Chair
  • Training Committee – Chair
  • Quality Control Committee – Co-Chair


  • California State University, Sacramento, Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, (Accountancy)


  • Financial and compliance audits of various governmental entities including school districts, community colleges, cities, counties, transportation agencies, redevelopment agencies, retirement associations, joint powers authorities and special districts.
  • Assisted clients in preparation of award winning CAFRs.
  • Conduct audits of federal financial assistance programs pursuant to OMB Circular A-133.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of internal control structures.
  • Chair of Gilbert Associates’ Quality Control Committee.
  • Chair of Gilbert Associates’ Training Committee, along with coordinator and instructor of in-house training seminars.

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • AICPA Government Quality Center, Designated Quality Partner
  • California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA)
  • CalCPA Governmental Accounting and Auditing Committee
  • Government Finance Officer Association (GFOA)
  • California Association of School Board Officials (CASBO)

Recent Continuing Education:

  • GFOA 2013 Annual Conference
  • The AICPA National Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update Conference
  • Various AICPA Government Quality Center Technical Webcasts
  • Governmental and School District Conferences, CalCPA Education Foundation
  • Various training related to Accounting and Auditing, Internal Control Structure, Fraud, Single Audit Act, and GASB Updates.