Jeff Bridgens serves as the Finance Director for Homes For Good. Jeff moved to Eugene from Phoenix Arizona in November 2016. Prior to joining the agency, he worked in public accounting specializing in governmental clients. Jeff has over 16 years of experience working with municipalities, counties, college and universities, foundations, non-profit agencies, transportation, state and local pension plans, financial services and dealerships. With the encouragement of friends and peers, Jeff also served a two-year rotation with the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) located in Norwalk, Connecticut. He helped to research and develop new accounting standards applicable to state and local governments. While at GASB he served as the project lead for Statement No. 69 Government Combinations and Disposals of Government Operations. Jeff also assisted GASB with the development of the exposure draft for Statement No. 68 Accounting and Financial Reporting for Pensions –an amendment of GASB Statement No. 27 and was responsible for helping GASB’s outreach efforts through public speaking forums throughout the United States. While in public accounting Jeff also served three years on the American Society of CPA’s (AICPA) State and Local Government Expert Panel helping to establish audit guidance for practitioners in the United States. Grateful for the opportunity to serve organizations, Jeff makes sure to develop understanding and solutions for complex areas of accounting and reporting.
Jeff is a graduate of the University of Oregon, a CPA, a proud father of two children, passionate duck fan, and Cross-fit enthusiast. Jeff also loves music, drawing, art, ballroom dancing, college football, hiking, and of course science fiction and superheroes!