David Orozco
Treasurer/Member Development

As treasure for the 818group, He is devoted to providing simple and transparent budgets that allow the group to achieve its goals year in and year out. David is dedicated in strengthening the groups’ presence in the San Fernando Valley. He is a proud volunteer, helping to keep a well-mixed, diverse and energetic group. As an accountant at gish SEIDEN, LLP, David focuses on serving small and mid-size businesses, their owners and other successful individuals. He earned his bachelor degree in Accountancy at California State University Northridge. David enjoys mountain biking and spending time with his wife and one and his two sons Gabriel and Sebastian.


Alyson Pattie, CPA

As Historian for the 818Group, Alyson is dedicated to documenting all group achievements throughout each year. She is committed to the growth of the organization by continuously finding new and fun ways to create an environment for successful networking.

As a CPA at BPSD, LLP, Alyson works very closely with her clients, who are small to mid-size companies with their financial planning, consulting, tax and accounting needs. She earned her bachelor degree in Finance at Kent State University and her masters in Accountancy at Baldwin Wallace University. Alyson was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. She relocated, with her husband, to the Los Angeles area in the summer of 2013. Alyson enjoys spending her free time outside, exploring the California Coast with her husband.


Leila Mahboob, CPA
Research & Development

As a Research and Development officer for the 818Group, Leila is committed by assisting the group in developing and implementing strategic plans to raise vital funds for this organization in a cost-effective and time-efficient manner. Leila is one of the dedicated members of the group who is excited to be a part of this wonderful network.

As a CPA at BPSD, LLP, Leila focuses on servicing medium to large businesses with their tax, financial and accounting needs. She earned her bachelor degree in accountancy at California State University of Northridge. Leila enjoys poker, hiking and spending time with her family and friends.


Kevin Hwang

Kevin Hwang is the Coordinator for the 818group. He is committed in serving the group by organizing and assembling events and campaigns. Kevin is excited to elevate the group as a whole while continuing to create value for all of the current members. Kevin, a native of Ventura County, He earned his bachelor degree in Accountancy at California State University Northridge. He is currently working as a staff accountant for gish SEIDEN, LLP.