about us

Who We Are

Our Plan

Our Plan

To partner with our clients in the development of proactive financial plans and strategies through a relationship built on trust, open communication, and creative thinking. To provide for an ever increasing and sustainable bottom line, while supporting the long term viability of the community and stakeholders served by both our firm and our firm’s clients.

Our Mission

Our Mission

To provide exceptional financial and business advisory services while maintaining the highest levels of integrity and professionalism. To meet the current and future needs of our clients, helping them to cultivate long-term success. To establish trust between our firm, our firm’s clients, the stakeholders, and the community they serve. To create a dynamic, open environment that encourages creative thinking and innovative ideas, ensuring clients meet their optimal levels of success.

Our Vision

Our Vision

To be recognized regionally as a California based, women-owned, and small business certified accounting firm of choice. To provide comprehensive financial and business advisory services to small businesses, NGO’s, Special Districts and governmental agencies.

Our Leadership Team

Andrea Drew, BBA CPA

Andrea holds 20+ years diverse experience in providing business advisory, assurance and compliance services to a wide array of clients in the private sector (refuse and recycling, water utility, manufacturing, hospitality, and real estate), public sector (mining and technology SEC and TSX-V reporting), government (local state and special district), and not-for-profit organizations (recreation, environmental and commerce).

Andrea began her career working for a prestigious Chartered Accounting firm in Vancouver, BC, as a Summer Intern in her first year of tertiary education. Over the next 10+ years, Andrea enjoyed working on engagements ranging from bookkeeping, to accounting software system design and implementation, tax return development, tax litigation assignments, budget and forecasting, and compilation through audit attest assignments, with emphasis on publicly traded entities (SEC and TSX-V). As a result, Andrea worked with clients in a variety of industries including government, childcare, water utility, natural resource exploration and development, manufacturing, hospitality, fashion, real estate, and refuse and recycling.

After moving to the United States, Andrea worked five+ years with an influential Environmental Agency in the capacity of Finance Manager for the “Lake Tahoe Aquatic Invasive Species Program”, seeing to the effective management of +$13-million of federal, state and private funding awards. Her time there provided Andrea with invaluable experience in understanding the complexities and nuances of governmental accounting and grant compliance.

With this unique background, Andrea launched Drew Consulting Inc., a California small business certified, boutique accounting and business advisory firm, to proactively support the growth of its valued business partners.

Andrea looks forward to bringing this value to your team, organization and community you serve!

Appointments & Volunteering

  • Tahoe Chamber – BOD, Treasurer
  • Clean Tahoe – BOD (obo Tahoe Chamber)
  • TFFT – Finance, Co-Chair
  • LTESMS – “BATS” (Kinder thru Grade 2)

Recognition

  • Tahoe Chamber – “Blue Ribbon Entrepreneur Award” Finalist
  • Tahoe Chamber – “40 Under 40”
  • Tahoe Chamber – “Leadership LT”

Accreditation & Membership

  • Small Business (CA) #2014328
  • Better Business Bureau
  • CalCPA

Activities & Interests

  • SUP’ing
  • Snow Boarding
  • Road Biking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Travel
  • Great Food
  • Creative Projects

Our Certifications & Memberships