Steven Good

Steven Good


Steven Good is a partner at J.H. Cohn LLP (formerly Good, Swartz, Brown & Berns). He is actively involved in business consulting and advisory services for a sizeable and varied client base, which includes the manufacturing industry, garment industry, medical services, and real estate development. He also has extensive experience in acquisitions, merger transactions, and business valuations.

In 1976, Steven founded Block Good and Gagerman, Good Swartz Brown & Berns (2001), and in 2008, Good Swartz Brown & Berns, a Division of J.H. Cohn.

A founder and past chairman of CU Bancorp, Steven directed the bank's solid market position from 1982 through 1992. In addition, he is actively involved as a member of the board of directors of several public companies and leverages his experience and insight for the benefit of these varied enterprises.

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 Gherig'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.