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Auditor-Controller

Rupa Shah, CPA

Rupa began her work with the County in 1997. She began her service with the Office of the Auditor-Controller in 2000. During her tenure within the Office of the Auditor-Controller, Rupa served as Assistant Auditor-Controller, Chief Deputy Auditor-Controller over General Accounting, Reporting, and Financial System; Chief Deputy of Internal Audit; and as an Internal Auditor. Outside of the County, she has held positions with County of Riverside and private CPA firms. Rupa is a licensed CPA in California and holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Commerce, International (equivalent to Business Administration track in US).

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Assistant Auditor-Controller

Burcu Mousa, CPA

Burcu (pronounced Burju) began working in the Auditor-Controller’s Office in 2016 as the Chief Deputy Auditor-Controller overseeing the General Accounting Division and was appointed Assistant Auditor-Controller in June 2019.   After graduating magna cum laude from CSU, Chico, with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Professional Accounting Burcu started her career in accounting and finance working with regional accounting firms as an external auditor. Throughout her career in public accounting, she has gained experience in a variety of industries, specifically, governmental entities, employee retirement systems, and non-profit organizations. Burcu is a Certified Public Accountant.

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Chief Deputy Auditor-Controller

Gary Giboney, CPA, CMA, CFM, CGMA

Gary started in the Auditor-Controller’s Office in 2000 as the Chief Deputy over General Accounting. He is now the Chief Deputy over Disbursements, including Payroll, Accounts Payable and Property Tax. Before joining the County, Gary served in financial/controller positions with Mobil Oil (Now ExxonMobil), McCormick & Company, McGraw-Hill, Lansmont and the Northern California Golf Association. Gary is a CPA (State of Illinois), CMA, CFM and CGMA. He holds a BS in Accounting from California State University, Sacramento and an MBA from the University of Chicago. Gary serves on the boards of several nonprofit corporations and is the President of the Central Coast Association of Government Accountants.  He has taught at several local colleges/universities.

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Chief Deputy Auditor-Controller

Jesus Yanez-Loeza

Jesus joined the  Auditor-Controller's Office in June of 2017 as an Auditor-Controller Analyst and is now responsible for overseeing the General Accounting Division.  Prior to joining the County, Jesus worked as an external auditor for regional CPA firms in the Bay Area and the Salinas Valley.  During his career in public accounting Jesus led and conducted audits across various industries, including governmental entities (mainly Special Districts), non-profit organizations, construction, and employee benefit plans.  Jesus holds a Bachelor's of Science in Accounting from Santa Clara University.  He is actively involved in the community as a volunteer and currently serves on the board of a local non-profit organization.