Elda Arriola, CPA


With extensive compliance and financial audit experience, Elda was a part of E.C. Ortiz for 16 years, prior to its merger with Roth&Co. Elda specializes in providing financial audit and state compliance examination services to governmental entities, not-for-profit organizations and healthcare facilities. Incorporating her skills with those of the Roth&Co team  propels the firm in its expanded growth and development.


Prior to partnering in E.C Ortiz – now Roth&Co – Elda enjoyed 17 years of combined work experience as a senior loans management officer for the Local Water Utilities Administration, as an accounting teacher for Maryknoll College Foundation, Inc. and as an accountant for Systems Sciences Consult, Inc. 


Elda received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Accountancy and a Master of Business Administration from the University of the Philippines. She is a Certified Public Accountant, both in the Philippines and in Illinois.  Elda is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Illinois CPA Society. In addition, Elda oversees the continuing professional education program in Roth&Co’s Illinois office.


Elda enjoys spending time with family, cooking, and travelling.