Beth Altman has more than 25 years of experience in accounting, finance, management, business development, strategic planning and corporate governance at accounting firm KPMG. Most recently and until her retirement on September 2019, Ms. Altman served as an Office Managing Partner, where she successfully led a team of more than 260 professionals and 23 partners, providing an array of assurance, tax and advisory services to public and private companies across all industry sectors. Additionally, Beth served as the lead audit partner for numerous early-stage, middle-market and large global clients in the public and private markets, predominantly in the life sciences, consumer markets and technology sectors. Since October 2019, Beth has served on the board of directors and on the audit committee of CV Sciences, Inc., which trades on the OTC:QB Marketplace. Beth also served as a board member of the Corporate Directors Forum, a 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization focused on helping directors, and those who support them, build more effective boards through continuous learning and peer networking. She also held a leadership position in the San Diego Chapter of Women Corporate Directors, the world’s largest membership organization and community of today’s preeminent women leaders in business.