Jeffrey S. Ackley attended the University of Wisconsin – Madison from 1981 to 1985 where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting.
Jeff offers a variety of experience within the accounting field. In 1985 Jeff began his career working for Ernst & Young; he spent two years within the audit department before he was promoted to senior, and spent another two years working in tax. From there, Jeff proceeded to become the tax manager and audit coordinator at a manufacturing company in Wisconsin. Concurrently, Jeff spent two years teaching accounting and finance classes at Milwaukee area community colleges. In 1991, Jeff founded his own accounting practice, Ackley & Associates, CPAs. Relocating to California, Jeff began his career at Lindsay & Brownell, LLP in 2005. After dedicating seven years as a senior tax manager, Jeff became a partner within the firm in 2012.
Outside of Lindsay & Brownell, Jeff holds the position of treasurer for the San Diego Air & Space Museum and currently serves on the Scripps Health Foundation Gift Planning Advisory Board.