Brendah Walyemwa is an internationally chartered certified accountant (ACCA) and a CPA certified in Virginia. She has 20 years of accounting experience in various environments including public accounting, financial reporting and supporting clients through transactional and technical accounting needs.
Brendah is currently a director with The Siegfried Group, LLP where she spent 8 years working in a client-facing capacity, supporting clients through various transactional, technical, and financial reporting needs. She also served as the Director of Employee Inclusion and Advancement, a position in which she headed up the efforts to ensure all employees are empowered to actively pursue their personal advancement goals and are supported through the many opportunities available within the organization. Brendah has served in various capacities during her time with the organization including National Technical Team Leader, Team Leader and a Unique Ability Mastery Professional. Before joining the Siegfried Group, Brendah worked in public accounting with both PwC in Washington, DC and EY in Uganda and managed the financial reporting function at Vangent, Inc. (now part of GDIT). She got her Bachelor’s degree from Uganda Martyrs’ University where she majored in Accounting.
Brendah’s biggest joy is raising her two children with whom she lives in Sterling, VA. They love going to the beach, baking, and their annual trips back to Uganda to visit with family.
Brendah has always had a passion for serving and has volunteered with her church, mentored high school students, served the homeless and taught audit classes to college students.