Chief Financial Officer
As chief financial officer, Jeff Dern is responsible for PRIDE Industries’ finance, accounting, risk management, internal audit, and legal departments.
Dern joined PRIDE Industries in 2008 and brings 18 years of accounting and finance experience including positions at Oracle Corporation, Ernst & Young, and Arthur Andersen. Dern has an extensive background in corporate finance, treasury, financial planning and analysis, regulatory reporting, board relations, and strategic planning.
Active in the community, Dern currently serves on the board of the Roseville Chamber of Commerce and is the Board Chair at the Lighthouse Counseling and Family Resource Center. Dern also coaches youth athletics for Lincoln Little League.
Dern holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Drexel University, Sacramento and is a certified public accountant (inactive status). He is also a California State University, Sacramento (CSUS) graduate with a B.S. in Business Administration.