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WNDE Appoints New Partners


White Nelson Diehl Evans LLP has named Deana Bowden, Traci Tran and Mark von Rotz as its new partners in the firm's Irvine office.

Bowden, who is an assurance partner, has been with WNDE for more than 10 years. She is specialized in compilations, reviews, audits and business consulting.

Bowden earned a B.S. in Accounting from Cal State San Bernardino in 1996 and her CPA designation in 2001.She is a member of the AICPA and the CalCPA.



Traci Tran, a financial reporting and consulting partner at the firm, has spent most of her 18 years in the profession with the firm.

Tran conducts audits of private businesses, pension plans and government entities. Tran earned a B.S. in Economics from UCLA in 1995, a M.S. in Taxation from Cal State Fullerton in 2002 and her CPA designation in 2000. Tran is also a member of the AICPA and the CalCPA.


Mark von Rotz, an income tax generalist partner, has spent most of his 17 years in the profession with WNDE. Von Rotz is specialized in tax planning and compliance. He works with clients in the manufacturing, distribution, real estate and professional service industries. He serves large and middle market companies throughout California.

Von Rotz earned a B.S. in Accounting from Cal State Fullerton in 1997 and his CPA designation in 2001. He is also a member of the AICPA.

“These three members of the White Nelson Diehl Evans team are capable professionals who have contributed much to our practice,” WNDE's managing partner Dave Doran said in a statement. “They’ve done excellent work on behalf of our clients, and we’re confident that they’ll continue to excel now that they’re partners.”



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