Julia B. Kniesche


Adjunct Professor

Julia Kniesche's Bio

“Golden Gate University has the charm of being in the middle of the San Francisco financial district and it provides students with a wide range of professors.”

Julia Kniesche is a Senior Associate in the Fraud Investigation and Dispute Services practice at Ernst & Young. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Fraud Examiner. Julia has also worked in the Audit and Transaction Advisory Services groups working on year-end audits, internal controls testing, and valuations for both public and privately-held companies. In FIDS Julia has worked on investigations relating to stock option backdating, revenue recognition practices, the Foreign Corrupt Practice Act, Anti-Money Laundering investigations, and loan reviews. Julia graduated magna cum laude from the University of Southern California with a double major in International Business and Accounting and a minor in Law and Public Policy. She was a Renaissance Scholar.

Julia in one word: Energy

Interests & hobbies: Running, traveling & snowboarding

Favorite musical artist: Adele

Guilty pleasures: Swenson’s ice cream & shoes

Favorite movie: Love Actually