Carisa has practiced public accounting since 1990. Before joining Moss Adams, she spent 16 years with a Big Four firm, including two years in its national office’s SEC department. Carisa has experience providing external audit and internal control audit services to a variety of both public and private companies in the technology, manufacturing, and life sciences industries. She is a past practice leader of our firm’s Technology and Life Sciences practices and is currently the partner in charge of our San Diego office as well as a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. Carisa is also a founding member of the Private Company Financial Reporting Committee, an initiative of the Financial Accounting Standards Board in conjunction with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.