Elaine Quach

Elaine Quach

Elaine Quach

Director, GL Accounting, Pacific Summit Energy LLC (PSE) 

Elaine Quach is the Director of GL Accounting at Pacific Summit Energy LLC (PSE) responsible for overseeing the commodity accounting operations and financial reporting including liquefied natural gas (LNG) activities for PSE and its affiliates.   She is also responsible for the technical accounting of PSE’s commodity transactions. Prior to that, she was with Southern California Edison (SCE) for 10 years supporting its power procurement function. Her latest role was Power Procurement Accounting Manager at SCE Controllers organization responsible for the accounting and reporting of fuel and purchased power transactions originated from SCE’s Power Supply power procurement function. Her team provided full service accounting and regulatory compliance support to an estimated $30 billion purchased power contract portfolio beginning with contract accounting assessment during negotiations to contracts coming on-line. Ms. Quach has over 20 years of experience in the areas of finance, accounting, tax, auditing, internal controls, and system implementation. Prior to joining SCE in 2006, Ms. Quach was the Audit Manager at Singer, Lewak, Greenbaum, & Goldstein LLP with clients in not-for-profit, private, and public sectors helping her clients seek its Initial Public Offering, SEC requirements, and governmental reporting. She spent 10 years in public accounting working with clients in entertainment, healthcare, manufacturing, and software. Ms. Quach is a licensed CPA with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from California State University, Los Angeles, MBA from Pepperdine University, Strategic Leadership Certificate from UC San Diego Rady School, and Project Management Certificate from UC Irvine.

 

Ms. Quach is married with active boys ages 13 and 10. She enjoys mentoring young professionals throughout her career. She volunteers her time at AYSO soccer, Little League baseball, National Junior Basketball, Boys Scout of America organizations as well as at her children’s school. In her spare time, she enjoys kayaking, hiking, traveling, shopping, and reading.