Zain McKinney Audit Enterprise Risk Services Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP
...In 1991, Zain joined the audit practice of Deloitte & Touche LLP (Deloitte), one of the nation's leading professional services firms.
In August of 2003, she
was admitted into the firm's partnership, which makes her
one of the only current practicing African-American female audit partners of a "Big Four" public accounting firm on the West Coast.She serves as an audit partner on some of the firm's largest healthcare clients and is the Regional Diversity and Inclusion Leader for the Northern California~Pacific Northwest Region.Outside of her professional commitments, Zain has a history of community involvement and actively serves as a role model and mentor.She also served as a board director on the National Board of the National Association of Black Accountants, Inc. (2004 - 2007) and has been a member since chartering the student chapter at UC Berkeley in 1988.Zain is also a board member of the Accounting Career Awareness Program (ACAP) and serves on the audit committee for the Girl Scouts of America, San Francisco Bay Area Council.She is also the immediate past President of Berkeley Bay Area Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., a public service organization that provides various community outreach programs. Zain
has received several honors, including the 2007 Most Influential Women in Business from the San Francisco Business Times
, the 2007 Women of Distinction Award from the East Bay Business Times
, the 2007 and 2006 National Association of Black Accountants Presidential Awards
, the 2005 Salute to Sisterhood- African American Women in The Financial Industry, one of the 2004 Ten Most Influential African Americans in the Bay Area (Corporate Category) by CityFlight Magazine
, the 2002 Unfaltering Commitment Award from the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants
, and the 2001 Harlem YMCA Black Achievers in Industry Award.She is a Class of 2000 graduate of Leadership America and is a current member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accounts and the California Society of CPAs.