Syndelle Manuel, CPA


Syndelle C. Manuel has nine years of compliance and financial audit experience.  She was formerly employed as a Senior Associate in Sycip Gores Velayo & Co. (Ernst & Young Global Limited-Manila, Philippines) and a Senior Financial Reporting Accountant in CITCO International Support Services Limited – Philippines ROHQ until she joined E. C. Ortiz & Co., LLP in 2016. E. C. Ortiz & Co., LLP merged with Roth & Co., LLP effective July 1, 2020.


Educational Background:

Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, Colegio de Dagupan (Cum Laude) – April 2011



Certified Public Accountant (Illinois) – November 2020

Certified Public Accountant (California) – June 2020


Work Experience:

State Agency Engagements with the Office of the Auditor General as special assistant auditor involving financial/single audit and/or compliance examination:

  • Illinois State Toll Highway Authority
  • Chicago State University
  • University of Illinois
  • Judicial Inquiry Board
  • Department of Military Affairs
  • Regional Office of Education #13
  • Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission


Engagement with other Entities/Government Agencies:

  • City of East St. Louis – Financial Audit
  • East St. Louis Public Library – Financial Audit
  • National Inclusion Project, Inc. – Financial Audit
  • Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services Bureau of Medicaid Integrity –

Long Term Care Facilities Post Payment Audits

  • Illinois Gaming Board – Agreed Upon Procedures
  • Metropolitan Enforcement Group – Financial Audit
  • Regional Office of Education #34 – Compilation
  • Regional Office of Education #8 – Compilation
  • Intermediate Service Center #1 – Compilation
  • Leo Burnett – Agreed Upon Procedures

When not in the office, Syndelle enjoys spending time with her family in Chicago.