We are pleased to announce Lucas Zettle will be rejoining the Aldrich Group as the firm’s chief financial officer. Zettle began his accounting career as an associate with Aldrich in 2010 and later moved on to private industry to expand his breadth of financial knowledge.
Prior to rejoining Aldrich, Zettle developed significant operational expertise at Webtrends, a web analytics company located in Portland, Oregon. In addition to succeeding in multiple accounting roles there, Zettle served as corporate controller and vice president of finance and sales operations for Webtrends, supporting the company through major strategic decisions. He now brings a wealth of experience in key financial and operational areas to his new position at Aldrich.
Zettle’s expertise is key to guiding the growth of an expanding organization like Aldrich. As CFO, he plans to help a variety of Aldrich stakeholders make sound strategic decisions based on key financial and operational indicators.
“My vision for this role is to create a world class accounting and finance team within Aldrich, and to continue to enable our clients to achieve their goals,” said Zettle.
“Lucas’ technical skills as well as familiarity with our firm’s culture and vision will be extremely valuable as we continue to grow. We are very excited to have him rejoin our team,” said Melissa Berndt,JD, Partner + Director of Human Resources, CEO. Zettle will be based out of our Lake Oswego office in Oregon.
The Aldrich Group of Companies includes a Top 100 Accounting Firm nationally providing tax, advisory and consulting services to businesses and individuals. We also work closely with business owners and individuals to manage their financial, wealth and tax planning strategies. The Aldrich Group is recognized as one of the Top 10 Best of the Best Accounting Firms by Inside Public Accounting, Best Places to Work, and Healthiest Employer. We serve clients with deep industry expertise in construction, manufacturing, real estate, healthcare, nonprofit, telecommunications, utilities, professional services, food processing, agribusiness as well as a variety of privately held companies and individual clients. The Aldrich Group includes Aldrich CPAs + Advisors LLP, Aldrich Wealth LP, Aldrich Retirement Solutions LP, Aldrich Benefits LP, and Aldrich Business Transitions LP.