Tayiika Dennis


Tayiika is a Principal at CLA, with more than 20 years' experience in both public accounting and private industry. She provides audit and tax services for nonprofit organizations, including OMB Uniform Guidance audits with a special focus on funding streams and government contracts. Prior to joining CLA, Tayiika worked at a large international CPA firm, a regional CPA firm, and at Universal Studios as a financial analyst.


University of California Los Angeles, BA, Economics with emphasis in Accounting


In the community

California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA)

  • State Board Chair, 2022-2023
  • Past President, Board of Directors, Los Angeles Chapter
  • Past Chair, Nonprofit Discussion Group

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)