About City Auditor Brenda Roberts

Auditor Brenda Roberts has served as Oakland’s elected citywide auditor since 2015. She has two decades of professional experience as a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor and Certified Fraud Examiner working with national firms KPMG and Deloitte. Auditor Roberts has performed audits for agencies including Fortune 500 companies, U.S. Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Labor, and City/County of San Francisco. Auditor Roberts has received many accolades for her professional excellence including: Knighton Award – Gold from the National Local Government Association, Exceptional Achievement Award from the U.S. Department of Labor and a Significant Achievement Award from Deloitte & Touche, LLP. Oakland has been her home for over 25 years, it is where she built her life and raised her three daughters. She is committed to making Oakland run with efficiency and transparency and moving Oakland forward, pushing for greater cost savings and accountability on every level.

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Oakland, CA 94612

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