David Ljung

Gilbert CPA

Affiliated with Boardsource since 2015

About David


I am the Managing Partner of a 70-person CPA firm located in Sacramento, CA. We have been identified as one of the Top 5 nonprofit specialized CPA practices in the country.  Thus, we have developed a unique perspective on nonprofit best practices, covering all facets of their operations. Our experience includes the following types of nonprofits:

  • Social services and community-based organizations
  • Education
  • Trade and professional associations
  • Private foundations
  • Research and science
  • Environmental and conservation
  • Zoos
  • Arts and culture
  • Unions

I have provided governance training, strategic planning, succession planning and other Board advisory services to dozens of nonprofits.

Consultant Information


Email: [email protected]

Website: www.gilbertcpa.com

Location: Sacramento, California

Areas of Expertise: Board roles and responsibilities, CEO-Board partnership , Founder transitions, Governance structures, Strategic board composition, Succession planning

Areas of Engagement: Board education retreat or seminar, Ongoing governance coaching and advising, Governance structure and design, Facilitation of important board conversations

Mission Areas: Advocacy organizations, Associations, Family foundations, Federated organizations, Founder-led organizations , Private foundations, Religiously-affiliated organizations, Small-budget organizations, Social justice organizations

Virtual Work Availability: Flexible, based on needs