Jennifer Valdivia

Assurance Partner


BDO Los Angeles Office



Executive Summary

Jennifer Valdivia brings more than 16 years of public accounting experience, as well as several years of private accounting experience to BDO clients, providing accounting and auditing services to private and publicly held companies. In addition to being the West Region Retail & Consumer Products Practice Leader, she has also serviced clients in a range of other industries, including distribution, manufacturing, health care, entertainment, construction, and financial services.
She works closely with engagement teams in developing effective client audit strategies and approaches. As a member of the Los Angeles practice, Jennifer has serviced several of the office’s largest public and private retail company clients, managing a large team of professionals in order to provide quality and timely service. Jennifer is a professional development facilitator for BDO at both the national and local level. She believes young talent is essential to a growing firm, and has spent the last 10 years as the University of California Santa Barbara campus co-lead and is on the core experienced recruiting team.
Jennifer was a controller for a distribution company for three years and has had operational experience at several apparel companies.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
California Society of CPAs (CalCPA) 


B.S., Business Administration, California State University Northridge