Erica Johnson, CPA

Forensic Accounting and Business Valuation Analyst

As an Associate joining the firm in 2019, Erica provides support on financial forensic engagements and business valuations. Prior to joining Cogence Group, Erica was an IT Auditor at PwC in Portland, OR. During her time at PwC, Erica provided support for financial statement audits for large clients by performing information systems audits. At PwC, Erica gained experience managing multiple projects and deadlines, researching new topics, and communicating with a wide range of personality types. Additionally, Erica worked with individuals and small businesses as an intern for Kernutt Stokes assembling and preparing tax returns as well as assisting with financial statement compilations and audits. Erica is committed to quality and has a high attention to detail.

Erica graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Business Information Systems from Oregon State University in 2017. While in college, Erica was the Vice President of Finance for the accounting fraternity Beta Alpha Psi (BAP), participated in accounting-focused case competitions, and studied abroad in Spain for three months. In her free time, Erica enjoys reading, puzzles, baking, and camping.

Erica is a licensed CPA (Certified Public Accountant) in Oregon and plans to pursue her ABV (Accredited Business Valuation) credential in the coming year.