Our Team


Andrea Dear
Operations Partner

Andrea K. Dear, CPA, MST


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Andi joined GPW in 2005 as a Tax Associate developing her skills as a tax professional with a focus on individual taxation. She worked her way up to Tax Manager before switching to internal operations and training. As our operations Partner she oversees project tracking, and workflow allocation from a firm level. She is in charge of delivering a standard firm message and creating efficiencies in the tax return process. In addition to this she leads our intern program, where she provides technical and procedural training for tax interns and first year associates. She loves supporting her team members so they can build the career they want!

Andi graduated from University of San Diego in 2005 earning a Bachelors of Science in Accounting and in 2015 she received a Masters in Taxation. She is CPA licensed in both California and South Carolina.

Andi is a member of CalCPA as well as AICPA. She enjoys being in nature and spending time with her husband and two beautiful daughters.