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Jeff Brown
Chief Risk Officer


Jeff has been in public accounting since 1987, providing auditing and consulting services to clients ranging in size from small, closely held businesses to multinational companies and SEC issuers.

As chief risk officer of Moss Adams, Jeff is responsible for oversight of the firm’s Professional Practice Group, including the tax and assurance practices. In his role as director of assurance services, Jeff is responsible for the firm’s system of quality control and policies and procedures related to its assurance practice. He acts as a firm-wide resource and oversees the firm’s consultations on technical accounting and auditing and SEC reporting matters. He’s also responsible for the continuing education program content for the assurance practice and is a frequent facilitator and presenter at internal and external events.

Prior to assuming his national office role, Jeff was an assurance partner in the firm's Seattle office, primarily serving public and private clients in the technology and manufacturing and distribution industries.

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Professional Practice Executive Committee, Center for Audit Quality


  • BA, business administration (accounting), Washington State University