Hydeh Ghaffari brings more than 30 years of experience as a financial manager and 25 years as a CPA to DZH Phillips. She is the former co-chair of the California Nonprofit Conference and is on the planning committee of the AICPA National Nonprofit Conference, and past President of the baord of directors of Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation.
Hydeh holds an MBA from Golden Gate University and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from University of Tehran, Iran. She has taught at the University of San Francisco as an adjunct faculty member. Hydeh has been a regular speaker at AICPA National Nonprofit Conference for the past several years, and is a member of CalCPA and the AICPA.