John Paul Thielen Accounting Manager

John Paul arrived at Propeller Industries with ten years of accounting experience across several industries. Throughout his career, he experienced virtually every aspect of the accounting function as it relates to large, publicly traded companies, medium-sized nonprofit, and small law firms.  As a result, he is proficient in an array of accounting and reporting softwares, and has successfully collaborated with a range of departments from Finance to IT. His specialities include month-end close, financial statement presentation, variance analysis, account reconciliation, and best practices implementation.  

Eager to collaborate and put his communication skills to good use, John Paul joined Propeller Industries to work with start-ups to support their financial growth. He enjoys bringing order into the numerical chaos of financial statements, and ensuring the final product is accurate and concise.   

John Paul grew up in Los Angeles and graduated from Loyola Marymount University with a B.S. in Accounting.  When he’s not crunching numbers, John Paul is training in Brazilian jiu jitsu, jogging on San Vicente, or getting ready for his next camping trip.