Ali has practiced public accounting since 2006. He focuses on financial statements and performance audits for not-for-profit and governmental organizations, and leads and manages audits of private and public foundations, research organizations, international NGOs, and higher education institutions. Ali is also well-versed in performing compliance audits and performance audits of non-for-profit entities that participate in federal programs under the Yellow Book. He also serves entities with large, complex investment portfolios.

Ali has led training on accounting and auditing topics for Moss Adams professionals as well as clients and industry organizations. Prior to joining Moss Adams, he spent two years working for a large international public accounting firm.

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Audit Findings
    (Supervisory Committee Conference, June 2014)

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, California Society of Certified Public Accountants

Community Involvement

  • Finance Committee, Raising a Reader, San Francisco, Alameda and Contra Costa Counties


  • BSBA, accounting, San Francisco State University