Houston, TX, May, 17 2017 – MaloneBailey, LLP, a public accounting firm based in Houston, Texas, announced today that Leah Gonzales, CPA has been promoted from principal to audit partner. In her new role as partner, Gonzales will continue to serve clients and plan, supervise and conduct audits and quarterly reviews of public and private companies in the oil and gas, life sciences and manufacturing industries. This includes managing and supervising audits of internal controls over financial reporting of SEC companies. Gonzales also plays a key role in the firm’s quality control program as well as its in-house training initiative.
“It is truly an exciting time at our firm as we welcome Leah to the partner group. Leah is focused, a dedicated leader, respected mentor and delivers excellent client service. We are proud of Leah and congratulate her on this major accomplishment in her career,” said George Qin, CPA, CMA, MBA, Audit Partner at MaloneBailey.
Leah has over 25 years of auditing and accounting experience. She joined MaloneBailey in 2008 as a Manager from PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP where she served as a Manager. Gonzales was promoted to Senior Manager in 2013 and to Principal in 2015.
A native of the Philippines, Gonzales earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of San Jose Recoletos in Cebu City, Philippines. Leah is a certified public accountant in the states of Texas and California.
Leah’s promotion is effective as of May 17, 2017.
Based in Houston, Texas and with offices in Beijing and Shenzhen, MaloneBailey is a public accounting firm that delivers audit and accounting services to small and mid-market companies, both public and privately held. Today, with more than 100 SEC registrants as clients, including NYSE, NASDAQ, NYSE MKT (fka AMEX) and OTC listed companies, we audit more small-cap companies trading on U.S. stock exchanges than any other firm in the world. For this reason, we are in exclusive company as one of only ten firms world-wide that requires an annual inspection by the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB). MaloneBailey is a member of Nexia International. For more information about MaloneBailey, visit www.malonebailey.com.