Deanna Penales is an Accountant at ConnectED, working with the Finance Team.  Deanna has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Accountancy from California State University of Sacramento. Three years ago, Deanna decided to move from her hometown of Sacramento to San Francisco to pursue a career in and expand her knowledge of Accounting/Finance. She has over 9 years of experience in working in accounting and finance. Prior to joining ConnectED, she worked for Aechelon Technology, Chase Bank, Nicholas Pension Consultants, and Valley Healthcare Staffing. From running half-marathons to hiking Yosemite’s half dome, Deanna loves outdoor activities and being active. She also enjoys working out at the gym and trying new restaurants and eateries in the San Francisco.