Nicholas Andrade, CPA
Nicholas began his accounting career after graduating with an accounting degree from California State University, Fresno in 2005 and became a Certified Public Accountant in 2008. Prior to joining Price Paige & Company, he worked with local public accounting firms at varying levels of responsibility. Nicholas’ extensive accounting experience includes working directly with large nonprofits, governmental entities, and agricultural businesses in the Central Valley.
Nicholas is experienced in managing multiple team members and working as a team to provide clients with monthly managed accounting services, and he prides himself on bringing practical, innovative solutions to each of his engagements. He has extensive knowledge of new and existing accounting pronouncements. Nicholas has performed audits and reviews for clients in a variety of industries ensuring that all aspects of the engagement are completed from the planning process through the drafting, review, and issuance of the financial statements. His first job was at a sandwich shop, where he learned the value of hard work and exceptional customer service—a lesson he carries with him to this day.
Nicholas is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is also a member of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants where he serves as the local chapter President. He is also the Treasurer for the Friends of the Fresno County Library and currently serves on the audit committee for The Bulldog Foundation. Nicholas is in compliance with the continuing education requirements of the AICPA. He is also a graduate of the California Society of Certified Public Accounts’ Leadership Institute.
PPC Trivia: In order for Nicholas to relax, he needs to be surrounded by people—specifically, fellow Fresno State Bulldog fans. He loves attending Bulldog sporting events and cheering on the teams, especially the big football games.