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Pacific Northwest Chapter/ACFE - Job Referral List -Effective Date:  November 1, 2013

Most of the members of the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners are employed by another organization; either in federal, state, or local government, or in the private sector. The same is true for CFEs all over the world. Some of our Chapter members work in accounting, audit, and investigative fields in the private sector. Others are educators at colleges and universities.

The following CFEs have requested to be listed on our Chapter Job Referral List. They work in private practice, for CPA firms, or for investigative firms, and may be available to assist organizations and others with fraud examinations of all types.

Accounting and Auditing :

Robert R. Fuhriman, CFE, CPA, Seattle, (206) 398-3047, (Retired FBI Agent and Auditor with Price Waterhouse Coopers), E-Mail:

Roger B. Gulliver, CFE, CPA, CISA, CBA, Auburn, Gulliver and Associates, PS, (253) 735-2392, (CPA Firm), E-Mail:

Kent Hansen, CFE, CMA, CPA, CIRA, Monroe/Bellevue, Quackenbush and Hansen, PS, (425) 456-0800, (CPA Firm), E-Mail:

Douglas S. McDaniel, CFE, CPA/CFF, MBA, MA(IS), Bellevue, Berntson Porter & Company, PLLC, (425) 454-7990 (CPA Firm), E-Mail:, Web Site:

Pete Miller, CFE, CPA; Bellevue, Clark Nuber PS, (425) 709-6696 (CPA Firm), E-Mail:, Web Site:

Christopher T. Mutchler, CFE, CPA, CVA, Port Orchard, Southard, Beckham, Atwater and Berry, CPAs PS, (360) 876-4491 (CPA Firm), E-Mail:

Linda L. Saunders, CFE, CPA/CFF, Quilcene, Forensic Accounting Consulting (360) 765-3665 (CPA-Private Practice), E-Mail:, Web Site:

Jennifer L Sims, CFE, CPA/CFF, Bremerton, JL Sims Forensic Accounting LLC, (360) 710-7273 (CPA Firm), E-Mail:

Don Smith, CFE, CPA, CVA, Tacoma, Smith and Company, LLC, (253) 282-3800, (CPA-Private Practice), E-Mail:, Web Site:

Michael T. Valine, CFE, Kirkland, (425) 553-2064, (CFE-Retired Federal Auditor in Private Practice), E-Mail:

Dennis A. Wintch, CFE, CPA, Everett, (425) 317-8587, (CPA-Private Practice), E-Mail:


Daniel Seligman, CFE/Attorney-At-Law, Seattle, Columbia Research Corp, (206) 349-4769, (CFE-JD-Law/Forensic Private Practice), E-Mail:, Web Site:

John J. Tollefsen, CFE/Attorney-At-Law, Lynnwood, Tollefsen Law Offices, (425) 673-0300, (CFE-JD-Law/Forensic Private Practice), E-Mail:, Web Site:


James A. Cronin, CFE, MPA, Mukilteo, Cronin and Associates/Seattle Insurance and Legal Investigations, (206) 992-1555, (CFE-Private), E-Mail:

James S. Peet, Ph.D., CFE, Enumclaw, Peet & Associates, LLC, (253) 732-7106 (CFE - Private Practice), E-Mail:

Bill Reed, CFE, CFF, PI, CPA, CGMA, CICA, MBA, Mill Creek, MFR Law Group, PLLC, (425) 357-9089, (CFE - Private Practice), E-Mail:, Web Site:

Jim Tyrrell, CFE, MA, Seattle, Seattle Investigative Services, (206) 910-8888 (CFE-Private Practice), E-Mail:

Ken Wilson, CFE, Olympia, Wilson Investigative Services, (360) 956-1674, (CFE-Private Practice), E-Mail:

The above referral list is for Chapter members only. There may be other CFEs in the state of Washington who might be able to assist you with fraud examinations.  However, CFEs who are not Chapter members are not eligible to participate in the Chapterís Job Referral List service.

For a list of additional names of CFEs who might be able to assist you with fraud examinations, please contact the following:

●    Some CFEs in the state of Washington, such as those in the Vancouver area, may be members of the Oregon Chapter/ACFE.  You may want to contact them at P.O. Box 8504, Portland, OR 97207-8504, or at

●    Other CFEs in the state of Washington, such as those in the Spokane area, may be members of the Spokane Chapter/ACFE.  You may want to contact them at 906 West Sprague, Spokane, WA 99201, or at

●    The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners in Austin, Texas, also maintains an international job referral list. You may contact the ACFE at 1-800-245-3321 or at


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