Marsha Placencia began her career as an intern with Ronald Blue & Co. during her senior year of college and graduated from Vanguard University in 2000 with degrees in Accounting and Finance. In 2008 she earned a Master’s in Business Administration with an emphasis in Leadership. In addition to these certifications, Marsha is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Marsha is the Director of Audit, overseeing the Accounting and Audit Department for the entire firm. Her specializations include performing services for closely-held businesses and nonprofit organizations. She is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, the California Society of CPAs and Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. In 2017, Marsha assumed the role of Chief Financial Officer for the firm.
Active in her community, Marsha serves as an Elder at her Church as well as a regional board member for HOPE International. Marsha has also served on other Boards and Committees, including Vanguard University’s Audit Committee and Foundation Board.
Marsha and her husband, John, live in Santa Ana, CA.