Bob Bernard, CPA, CMA, CGMA
Bob joined Brush Bernard in 1997 and has been managing partner since 2003. He earned his CPA license while working at Hood & Strong, a regional accounting firm based in San Francisco. Prior to joining Brush Bernard, Bob spent nine years in private industry, primarily in the commercial loan servicing department of Wells Fargo Bank.
Having worked as a professional musician, real estate agent, and computer programmer before heading to college, Bob’s mix of practical experience and education translates into an ability to see the big picture and bring clarity to the most complex situations.
Bob was the founder and President of Acacia Exchange Services, Inc., a premier Northern California resource for §1031 intermediary services. While Acacia closed in late 2020, Bob still does extensive consulting in exchanges and other real estate transactions.