Faculty: Fred Sroka

Fred Sroka
Fred Sroka, JD
Title(s):
Dean, School of Accounting & Bruce F. Braden School of Taxation
School(s):
Accounting, Taxation
Campus(es):
San Francisco
  • 415-369-5285


Fred Sroka, JD received his JD from UCLA, practiced as a tax lawyer for 18 years, worked as a tax accountant for 18 years, and managed a couple of years as a management consultant!] He has been a member of the GGU adjunct tax faculty since 1983, and a member of the tax advisory board. Fred retired from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in 2014 and has served as the dean of the Bruce F. Braden School of Tax since October of 2014. He holds an active CPA license in California and Colorado and is an inactive member of the California State Bar. Fred and his wife Ronda have two kids (both off in grad school), who provide constant coaching on the world from a millennial student’s perspective. Fred loves to play tennis and golf and is constantly puttering around the house with his tools.

RESEARCH INTERESTS & AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

  • Partnership Tax

EDUCATION

  • JD, UCLA School of Law
  • BA, Santa Clara University

PROFESSIONAL & TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Teaching Experience:
  • 1983 - Present: Adjunct Faculty, Golden Gate University
  • Frequent Lecturer on Venture Capital and Private Equity
 
Prior Work Experience:
  • Partner, Venture Capital Tax Practice Leader, PwC
  • Management Consulting, COO, The idea Factory
  • E-commerce tax consulting, Corporate Tax Director, Coopers & Lybrand/PwC
  • Tax Attorney, Hunt, Gram & Lima
  • Tax Senior, Arthur Anderson & Company

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS