Founding Partner

Jerry Ward
C.P.A., P.F.S.

Jerry Ward

Jerry Ward is a founding partner of Miller Ward Aziz. He has extensive experience in business management and financial consulting in the areas of entertainment, creative artists, sports and other entrepreneurial pursuits. Jerry’s insight into complex financial and tax matters and his ability to creatively solve problems are the cornerstones of his success.

Jerry attended UCLA, earned his B.S. degree and went on to earn his CPA designation. He worked for a number of business management and accounting firms, along with entertainment conglomerates. While at these firms Jerry provided professional services to high income and high net worth clients, primarily in the entertainment and music industry where he toured with a rock and roll band in the heyday of the 70s.

Jerry started his own practice in 1983, eventually merging with Michael Miller in 1984 to co-found Miller Ward & Company. He is a member of California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CSCPA), and earned his Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) designation from the California Society of Certified Public Accounts (CSCPA).

In addition to working with a wide variety of high-profile clients worldwide, Jerry is active in supporting the arts and is an advisor to several theatre groups. He is married with two daughters. In his spare-time Jerry enjoys playing golf, riding his motorcycles and traveling.

Jerry can be reached at

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Miller Ward Aziz
16130 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 400
Encino, CA 91436
(Take note: Our old address was 16030.)
Telephone 818.385.4999
Fax 818.385.4995