Hood & Strong Welcomes Archie Torossian, CPA, as Audit Director

Hood & Strong Welcomes Archie Torossian, CPA, as Audit Director

Experienced Not-for-Profit Assurance Professional Joins H&S Team Based in Los Angeles

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (October 24, 2023) — Hood & Strong LLP, a leading Northern California-based advisory, tax and assurance firm, has named Arshak “Archie” Torossian, CPA an Audit Director in the firm’s nationally recognized Not-for-Profit Service Group.

Torossian, 34, brings more than ten years of accounting experience to Hood & Strong, most recently as a principal and relationship leader serving not-for-profit clients at a national CPA firm in Pasadena. Previously, he served as an assurance associate at a boutique accounting firm and as a staff accountant for a large private company, both in Los Angeles.

As an Audit Director specializing in the not-for-profit sector, Torossian lends his assurance and business advisory expertise to a variety of Hood & Strong clients, including private schools, foundations, social service agencies and higher education institutions. He works closely with nonprofit executives and board members to ensure standards are maintained for financial reporting and internal controls.

“We’re delighted to welcome Archie to Hood & Strong’s large and growing not-for-profit team,” said Managing Partner Susan Malone. “His experience, expertise and enthusiasm for public accounting is a benefit to our clients and to our colleagues.”

“Hood & Strong has built a national reputation for providing comprehensive accounting and consulting services to the not-for-profit community,” Torossian added. “I’m honored to bring my skills and experience to the firm as it expands its reach and impact in California and beyond.”

Torossian remains based in Southern California. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the California Society of CPAs and holds a B.S. in Professional Accountancy from California State University, Northridge.

About Hood & Strong LLP:
Hood & Strong has provided high-quality financial and consulting services to individuals, families, businesses and exempt organizations for more than a century. With more than 100 employees and offices in San Francisco, San Jose, San Mateo and Petaluma, Hood & Strong has grown to meet the comprehensive financial needs of a diverse range of clients throughout the West, offering a complete complement of business advisory, tax, audit and accounting services. Hood & Strong is a member of RSM US Alliance, the premier national association of U.S.-based, independently owned, mid- to large-sized public accounting firms. For more information, please visit hoodstrong.com.