Stephen Jardon has more than 20 years of senior financial executive experience. He was CFO of Main Electric Supply Company, a Los Angeles-based electrical distributor with revenue of $100 million; and President and CFO of Straubelstone, an Irvine-based barbecue manufacturer, and distributor with multiple manufacturing and distribution facilities.
He also was Tax Director and Assistant Treasurer for the National Education Corporation; Tax Director for Advanced Logic Research; and Tax Manager for Ernst & Young.
Jardon studied accounting and taxation at San Diego State University, where he earned a B.S. in Accounting and an M.S. in Accountancy. He has an MBA with an international emphasis from the University of California, Irvine.Jardon is a California Certified Public Accountant and past president of the Orange County Chapter of the Tax Executive Institute.