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Ronald Mitchell

Partner, Aldrich CPAs & Advisors LLP

Ronald Mitchell has more than three decades of accounting experience with extensive experience in health care and within the public sector, IPAs, management service organizations, and multi and single specialty physician groups. He’s spoken nationally on attest issues and has written several accounting articles that have been published in Journal of Accountancy and Tax publications. He is a former vice president of the Mira Costa College Foundation. As a result of his service on a large hospital board, he was awarded the 2005 Leadership in Governance Award from the California Healthcare Association.

ALMA MATER: Oregon State University, Linfield College

PASSION: Has built homes in Mexico with Amor Ministries.