Lou has over 40 years of experience in the accounting profession, and provides the broad based foundation of the firm Barbich, Hooper, King, Dill and Hoffman. As a certified public accountant, his tax, auditing and consulting practice specializes in diversified, and integrated agricultural operations. Mr. Barbich graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Fresno State University, and an MBA from the Anderson School of Business, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He is a member of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA) and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Mr. Barbich is a co-founder of CAMICO, a professional liability insurance program for CPAs which insures almost 8,000 CPA firms, and 70,000 professionals throughout the United States.