Ken Teasdale is an audit partner at Armanino LLP and leads the firm’s Cannabis audit practice. Ken is responsible for attestation engagements for a variety of clients which include large privately held corporations, partnerships and employee benefit plans. Previously at LaRue, Corrigan, McCormick & Teasdale LLP, Ken managed the audit department and was responsible for maintenance and compliance with the firm’s quality control practices and procedures for 15 years. Prior to this, he was the chief financial officer for a publicly traded in-line skate company and was instrumental in the company’s initial public offering. He also served in a variety of roles at Grobstein, Horwath & Co. LLP. Ken was the former Chairman of Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times, and a current board member (and former Chairman) of the Child and Family Guidance Center, where he is Chairman of the Finance Committee. In 2019, Ken received the Public Service Award by the California Society of Certified Public Accountants, and was named as one of the “40 in their 40’s” leading accounting professionals by the Los Angeles Business Journal. Ken is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, Option: Accounting Theory and Practice from California State University Northridge.