Accounting @ Berkeley

Center for Financial Reporting & Management

Alaa Elshahawi

Class of 2018

Alyssa Nguyen

Class of 2018

Audrey Light

Class of 2017

Richard Bai

Class of 2018

Caleb Siu

Class of 2019

Dana Rohan

Class of 2018

David (Tingwei) Wang

Class of 2018
Yunhee Shin

Yunhee Shin

Class of 2017

Iris (Kunyang) Hu

Class of 2017

Joana Sean

Class of 2018

John Hodeib

Class of 2016

Kecheng (Lenka) Shi

Class of 2017

Kelly Deutermann

Class of 2017

Pritika Kumar

Class of 2017

Lily (Qing Qing) He

Class of 2018

Norvin Louie

Class of 2018

Patrick Wong

Class of 2018

Patsy Puertas Acosta

Class of 2017

Sharon Chen

Class of 2019

Sunny (Siyang) Yao

Class of 2019

Yiping Kao

Class of 2018

Our Students

Alaa Elshahawi

Class of 2018

Major: Economics

"I aspire to be an Accounting Consultant because it is a fast-paced environment in which I can tailor unique solutions to specific problems."

Alyssa Nguyen

Class of 2018

Major: Asian & Asian American Diasporas Studies
Minor: Political Economy

"I hope to use my accounting and financial knowledge to reinvest back into my community. By being a resource, I hope to promote and shape complex information as comprehensible messages."

Audrey Light

Class of 2017

Major: Environmental Economics and Policy

"I see accounting as being innovative and open minded. I am pursuing accounting because I would like to promote efficient and profitable uses of resources, minimize waste management, and implement sustainable strategies that are mutually beneficial for both business and the environment."

Richard Bai

Class of 2018

Major: Economics

"I see accounting as a specified and well-defined set of knowledge. I believe that a fundamental understanding of accounting is a necessary skill set for every person."

Caleb Siu

Class of 2019

Major: Business and Computer Science

"Accounting involves an active analysis of data and a constant search for mistakes in that data. For me, accounting is about accuracy and precision while remaining flexible enough to handle problems that come up, which fascinates me."

Dana Rohan

Class of 2018

Major: Economics

"A background in accounting serves as a stepping stone to greater heights and levels of success."

David (Tingwei) Wang

Class of 2018

Major: Economics

"Accounting is the fundamental language of business. I have decided to pusue accounting because its universal applicability to almost every aspect of the economic, strategic, and financial aspects of firms is undoubtedly a characteristic that can pave the way for potential advancement into other careers in the business world."

Yunhee Shin

Yunhee Shin

Class of 2017

Major: Integrated Biology

"I want to improve my knowledge and understanding of core accounting concepts in order to improve and grow my own endeavors as well as provide assistance in the public sector. I am also very interested in looking into the ways that accounting methods bear parallels to the scientific field.

Iris (Kunyang) Hu

Class of 2017

Major: Economics
Minor: Music

"Accounting has captured my interest because of its complexity; it is the art of managing and communicating. It is crucial in almost every company and industry as it is a core component in the modern economy, which furthermore plays an essential part to society."

Joana Sean

Class of 2018

Major: Economics
Minor: Computer Science

"I am very excited to discover the convergence of accounting practices with new business technologies. I am most interested in the growing impact technology continues to have on traditional businesses and how technological innovation has penetrated businesses across the globe."

John Hodeib

Class of 2018

Major: Economics

"Accounting has unlimited potential. For me, I have found it interesting how financial statements tell a story; they show the workings of a business from every perspective."

Kecheng (Lenka) Shi

Class of 2018

Major: Economics

"I hope to fulfill my dream of becoming a successful and impactful individual by leading companies to fulfill their value and by bringing about happiness within people. I believe that business and social responsibility combined make an efficient, powerful way of bringing better quality of life to all."

Kelly Deutermann

Class of 2018

Major: MBA

"The prospect of forecasting at a large scale--understanding where money will come from, where it currently is, and how to best utilize it--is an intriguing undertaking. I am specifically drawn to financial services within corporations because it poses the opportunity to work with different project teams, to analyze financial results, and to evaluate potential consequences of alternate strategies."

Pritika Kumar

Class of 2017

Major: Economics

"My ideal career path is working closely with others, building connections with different companies, and gaining exposure to a variety of business models, which makes accounting the perfect fit."

Lily (Qing Qing) He

Class of 2018

Major: Economics and Statistics

"A solid foundation in accounting knowledge can serve as a backbone to critical thinking and thorough analysis. As a result, I believe that effective accounting systems are cornerstone to any company's operational system."

Norvin Louie

Class of 2018

Major: Economics

"Accounting is an intensely vibrant field full of opportunities. Ensuring requirements are strictly being followed, scrutinizing business transactions, and keeping track of various corporate accounts fulfills my goal of becoming an international accountant."

Patrick Wong

Class of 2018

Major: Business Administration

"I enjoy discovering and executing innovative strategies, and I have found myself attracted to the intersection between technology, finance, and accounting. I am drawn to technology as it inspires creativity, allows me to forever be a student, and challenges me to think about how operations can be advanced through the use of technology."

Patsy Puertas Acosta

Class of 2017

Major: Economics

"My accounting and economic coursework has genuinely enhanced my educational journey. The wealth of understanding I encounter as I learn more about accounting continues to excite and attract me."

Sharon Chen

Class of 2019

Major: Business Administration

"Accounting teaches the real meaning behind numbers and allows us to apply problem solving to the real world."

Sunny (Siyang) Yao

Class of 2019

Major: Business/Economics and Legal Studies

"I am attracted by the charm of accounting. Unraveling the numbers and reorganizing them onto charts truly compels me."

Yiping Kao

Class of 2018

Major: Economics
Minor: Computer science

"Accounting is always relevant. It can be applied to practice, to everyday life, and to the real world."