Board of Directors

Senior Advisory Board Member
John M. Mendonca

John Mendonca is a retired KPMG audit partner. Prior to his retirement in December 2011 he was an audit partner in KPMG LLP's Greater Washington technology practice. He specialized in serving technology companies, both public and private, and assisted many companies with their initial public offerings and due diligence related to mergers and acquisitions.

Mendonca was a partner with KPMG for 26 years and had more than 37 years of experience with the firm. He was based in the Washington, D.C., area since 1978. He has served as the engagement audit partner for many technology companies including CareerBuilder, Dewberry & Davis, DRS Technologies, GE Global eXchange, Genicom, Harman International, OTG Software, Simplexity, Software A.G., Veridian and Verisign.

Mendonca earned his Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Witwatersrand in South Africa, a certificate in the theory of accountancy from the University of Witwatersrand and a certificate in the KPMG International Partner Program from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He is a licensed as a certified public accountant in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia.

He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants and D.C. Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is a past treasurer and chairman of the NVTC CFO Awards , a member of Leadership Fairfax Inc., a director of Filmfest DC, a past president of the Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company and treasurer of Reston Soccer Association. He is also a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants.