Teresa Montano

Audit Director

San Francisco


Teresa has over twenty-five years of professional experience working as a member of both national and local CPA firms, providing accounting and auditing services to closely-held businesses in the manufacturing and distribution industries, employee benefit plans and nonprofit organizations, including schools, social and religious organizations and private foundations. Her background has led to an expertise in providing audit services in accordance with OMB Uniform Guidance and compliance procedures with the AuPair and inbound/outbound programs of the Department of State.

Previously, Teresa worked as an auditor in the San Francisco Bay Area with the firms Arthur Andersen, Hughes and Hagen, CPAs and Sycip Gorres Velayo, CPAs in the Philippines.

Teresa holds a Bachelor in Science and Commerce degree in Accounting from St. Paul’s College and a Masters in Taxation from Golden Gate University. She speaks two languages fluently: English and Tagalog and Ilocano, one of the Philippine’s dialect.


Industry Expertise:


  • St. Paul's College
    B.S. and Commerce, Accounting
  • Golden Gate University
    MA, Taxation