Steven Good

Steven Good


Steven Good retired as an active audit partner from the accounting firm of CohnReznick LLP (formerly Good, Swartz, Brown & Berns) and is currently doing consulting work for the firm's clients. He founded Good, Swartz, Brown & Berns in 1976, and has been active in consulting and advisory services for businesses in various sectors, including the manufacturing, garment, medical services and real estate development industries.

Mr. Good also has many years of experience as the chairman of the audit committees of several public companies. Mr. Good founded California United Bancorp and served as its Chairman through 1993. He currently serves as a director of OSI Systems, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of specialized electronic products. Mr. Good also formerly served as a director of California Pizza Kitchen, Inc. and Arden Realty Group, Inc. from 1997 to 2006. 

Mr. Good has extensive experience with corporate governance, financial and accounting matters, evaluating financial results and overseeing the financial reporting process of a large corporation. In addition, Mr. Good brings to the Board of KYN and KYE many years of experience as the chairman of the audit committees of several public companies.

Steven is very active in the Los Angeles community and continues to devote time to many charitable endeavors. In 1996, he completed a two-year term as chairman of the Board for the Jewish Home for the Aging. During his tenure he also served on the various committees affiliated with all phases of the Home. He is a director and current president of The Guardians of the Los Angeles Jewish Home for the Aging, which is a fund-raising support group. He is also a member of the Board of the American Friends of the Hebrew University and the Jewish Community Foundation.

In addition, Steven is the former founding director of the ALS Association (Lou Gehrig's Disease), a member of the Chancellor's Circle of UCLA, and former chairman of the Marilyn and Monty Hall Statesman's Club of the Jewish Home for the Aging. He is founding president of the Santa Monica Synagogue. Steven participates in other religious and non-religious organizations as well. He is also an active participant in both the Brentwood Country Club Chapter of the United Jewish Fund and Jewish Big Brothers and Sisters.

Steven received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of California, Los Angeles, where he also attended graduate school. He is an active member of: the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the National Association of Accountants, the California Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Nevada State Board of Accountancy.