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  Tracy Decker, CPA

 

 

Tracy L. Decker, CPA

Director, Audit and Accounting

Tracy Decker has over 25 years of public accounting and consulting experience in serving a variety of clients and industries.

Prior to joining Walker & Armstrong in 2019, Tracy Decker operated a successful accounting and consulting practice. She is a former assurance partner at BDO USA and senior manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Growth companies benefit from Tracy’s involvement in initial public offerings and private and public placement offerings. She has extensive technical knowledge and has worked through complex accounting and financial reporting matters such as asset impairments, revenue recognition, troubled debt restructuring and modifications, sale-leaseback transactions, segment reporting, purchase accounting, discontinued operations, environmental matters, derivatives, and equity/option transactions.

As a consultant, Tracy has a strong reputation for providing quality, value-added services and teaming with clients to achieve their goals. Tracy has experience serving as the external auditor liaison and strategic lead for:

  • audit-readiness projects

  • performing risk analysis, internal controls and process evaluation

  • developing and driving action plans for efficiency-improvement resolution

  • sharing value focused business and process insight.

Her extensive experience also includes contract management, program oversight, efficiency studies, training enhancement, policy development, SOX compliance, due diligence, risk management, and initiative implementation.

Industry Experience

Our clients benefit from Tracy Decker’s professional experience with companies and entities in many of Arizona’s key economic sectors, including:

  • Health care

  • Manufacturing

  • Technology

  • Aerospace and defense

  • Not-for-profit entities

  • Professional services

  • Financial services

  • Higher education

  • County, municipal and tribal government entities

Education

B.S., magna cum laude, Business Administration (concentration in Accounting), California State University - Sacramento

Certifications

Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Arizona and California

Professional Memberships

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA)

Security Clearance

Top Secret – Active (U.S. Department of Defense), 2017