Our People

Linda Dawson CPA

Linda has over thirty years of experience in public accounting, including eight years with Ernst & Young Entrepreneurial Services. She has extensive experience with a variety of privately held and start-up companies, including private equity, technology, real estate, manufacturing, research and service businesses.

Linda received her MBA (Accounting/Finance) and BA (Economics) from the University of California, Los Angeles. She is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and California Society of CPAs.


Contact Linda at
linda.dawson@dawsoncpa.com

Amy Chen CPA

Amy has nine years of experience in public accounting. She also has seven years of experience in small business bookkeeping and management. Amy is versed in corporate bookkeeping, payroll, sales taxes, property taxes, financial reporting, and individual and corporate income tax preparation.

Amy received her Certificate of Award in Accounting from University of California, Los Angeles and her BA in Business Administration from National Cheng Kung University in Taiwan. She is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the California Society of CPAs.


Contact Amy at
amy.chen@dawsoncpa.com

Justin Traub CPA

Justin has eight years of experience in public accounting including bookkeeping, payroll processing, payroll tax, sales tax, property tax, local business tax and individual and corporate income taxes.

Justin received his BS in Managerial Economics from the University of California, Davis and a Certificate in Accounting from the University of California, Los Angeles. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and California Society of CPAs.



Contact Justin at
justin.traub@dawsoncpa.com

Michael Navarro STAFF

Michael has over seven years of experience in financial services including management, sales, and operations within a banking environment. He has two years of experience in public accounting and currently provides bookkeeping, tax and general accounting services at Dawson & Associates while also studying for the CPA exam.

Michael graduated from California State University, Northridge with a Bachelors in Professional Accountancy. He also received his Paralegal Certificate from Los Angeles Mission College.



Contact Michael at
michael.navarro@dawsoncpa.com

Le Zhang STAFF

Le has experience in bookkeeping, data entry, financial lending and medical billing services. She has two years of experience in public accounting and currently provides bookkeeping, tax and general accounting services at Dawson & Associates while also studying for the CPA exam.

Le received her BA in Economics (Minor in Accounting) from University of California, Los Angeles.



Contact Le at
le.zhang@dawsoncpa.com

Jenny Kang STAFF

Jenny has over seven years of experience in small business management, bookkeeping and sales. She has two years of experience in public accounting and currently provides bookkeeping, tax and general accounting services at Dawson & Associates while also studying for the CPA exam.

Jenny received her Bachelors at University of California, Berkeley and continued her secondary education in Accounting.



Contact Jenny at
jenny.kang@dawsoncpa.com

Judy Zhang STAFF

Judy provides bookkeeping, tax, and general accounting services at Dawson & Associates while also studying for the CPA exam.

Judy received her BS in Arabic from the University of California, Los Angeles and a Certificate in Accounting from the University of California, Los Angeles.



Contact Judy at
judy.zhang@dawsoncpa.com

Sandeep Uppal TECHNOLOGY

Sandeep has over nine years of IT experience working in small to large scale environments. He is experienced in several accounting and ERP systems and expert at QuickBooks. He has project managed numerous site transitions as well as accounting system migrations.

Sandeep received his BS (Business Administration/Information Systems) from the University of California, Riverside and his MS (Engineering Management) from California State University, Northridge. He is a Microsoft Certified Professional and is working on becoming a Microsoft Certified Server Infrastructure Solutions Expert.


Contact Sandeep at
sandeep.uppal@dawsoncpa.com

Lisa McClintock ADMINISTRATION

Lisa has over thirteen years of experience in public accounting.

Lisa received her BS (Business Administration/Finance) from California State University, Northridge.