Lorraine Evans moved to Elk Grove from Los Angeles in 1995. She operates her own accounting practice and has worked in the greater Sacramento and Elk Grove area for over 15 years. Her company provides tax, consulting, and accounting services to a variety of clients and assorted industries throughout California.

She specializes in closely held businesses operating as partnerships, LLC’s, and corporations, and also performs services for high net worth individuals. Lorraine specializes in the area of real estate, focusing on real estate investors, real estate professionals, and others in real estate related occupations.

She is a member of the California Society of CPAs. Lorraine has written articles on taxation topics for the AICPA’s The Tax Adviser. She was  a committee member on the AICPA’s Individual Income Taxation Technical Resource Panel for five years, serving as chair for two years. Lorraine also served two years on the IRS Practitioner Liaison Committee.
She currently serves as treasurer of the Elk Grove Youth Sports Foundation, and is an adjunct on the board for the Strauss Festival. Lorraine is also an active member at Valley Hi Country Club and serves on the Finance Committee.

Lorraine is a native of Southern California and grew up in Manhattan Beach. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from California State University at Long Beach and a Master of Science degree in Taxation from Golden Gate University. She worked during her college years for CCH Computax in Redondo Beach and El Segundo, and also at a small public accounting firm in Rolling Hills Estates. After graduating from CSULB, Lorraine joined the accounting firm of Gumbiner Savett inc. in Santa Monica. Following the birth of her first son she went to work for a small locally owned firm in Torrance.

After moving to the Sacramento area Lorraine worked for several local and regional accounting firms including Moss Adams LLP. She has served in managerial positions overseeing the tax department and assisted in staff training. Her many responsibilities included the preparation and review of various income tax returns, tax research, planning and consultation.

Lorraine has two sons; Cory and Kyle. In her spare time Lorraine is an avid golfer.