Tracy Teale

CPA / Audit Stockholder / San Francisco Office Head


Internal Control Efficiencies & Management Reporting  
Analysis & Process Improvement  
Corporation & Partnership Tax  
Single Audits & HUD Reporting  
Student Financial Aid Audits  
Board Governance  


Not-for-Profit Organizations
Private Foundations
Housing and Hotels
Professional Services
Manufacturing & Distribution
Information Services and High Technology


University of California, Santa Cruz, Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics with a concentration in Business, 1989
University of California, Berkeley, Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering, 1990
Golden Gate University, MBA - Operations Management, 1996
Golden Gate University, Master of Taxation, 2005
CPA License, 2001


California Society of Certified Public Accountants
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Financial Women San Francisco
2012 Mentorship Co-Chair, 2013 Scholarship Co-chair, 2014 Vice President/President Elect, 2015 President, 2016 VP of Scholarships
Contra Costa Child Care Council, Board Vice President
Diablo Regional Arts Association
Board of Trustees, Audit Committee Member
Mt. Diablo Elementary, Parent Faculty Club
Corresponding Secretary, 2014-Present
Treasurer, 2012-2014
Mt. Diablo Elementary & Diablo View Middle School
Parent Educator Program, Teaching Life Skills, 4th and 6th Graders, 2014-Present.



Tracy joined RINA in 1999 and is head of our San Francisco Office.  With over 17 years of experience in public accounting and 10 years in private industry, Tracy is very knowledgeable in accounting issues faced by small to medium sized companies.  She has experience in corporate, not-for-profit, partnership and S-Corporation audits and taxation.  She works with real estate partnerships and REITS in connection with the audits of real estate properties and developments. Tracy is the Managing Director of RINA’s Not-for Profit Practice Group.


Tracy has extensive experience providing audit and attest services to both for-profit businesses and non-profit organizations in a variety of industries.  Tracy assists many of her clients with accounting issues and the design of processes and systems. Tracy also has extensive experience in setting up or modifying accounting systems with a specialty in on-line accounting systems.