Philanthropic Foundation Board of Governors

David Doran '75

Vice Chair, Audit Committee

Managing Partner
White Nelson Diehl Evans LLP

 

David Doran received his bachelor of arts degree in business accounting from Cal State Fullerton in 1975.

Mr. Doran has more than 35 years of public accounting experience, serving at White, Nelson & Co. LLP, where he currently serves as managing partner, as well as a member of the executive committee.

He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Government Audit Quality Center of the AICPA, California Society of Certified Public Accountants and of the Orange County Chapter of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Doran is also a member of the board of directors of the Irvine Chamber of Commerce, serving as vice chairman and a member of its executive committee.

Previously, Mr. Doran was a member of the state board of directors of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants, as well as the State Management of Accounting Practice Committee of the California Society of Certified Public Accounts. He is a former co-chairman for Local CPA Practice Conference of the California Society of Certified Public Accounts and a former chairman of Government Relations Activities of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants, and Management of Accounting Practice Committee for the Orange County California Society of Certified Public Accountants.

At Cal State Fullerton, Mr. Doran is an executive council member of Mihaylo College Business and Economics, served on the college's Accounting Focus Group, been involved in University's Mentor Program and is a yearly participant in Mihaylo's Professor For A Day Program. He has been recognized numerous times by the business college, including being named "Outstanding Alumnus" by the Accounting Department and a CSUF Legends & Legacies recipient in 2010.

Elsewhere in the community, he is a founding member of the Orange County Nonprofit Management Forum, a member of the CHOC Professional Advisory Council.