Firm Profile

Ridgeway & Warner is a full service certified public accounting firm, which is a continuation of a firm originally founded in Santa Barbara in 1919. In 1984 Steve Ridgeway and Ken Warner broke with the original firm and formed Ridgeway & Warner. Lucy Archuleta was admitted to the partnership in 1986, followed by Dave Mezzetta in 1991. Ken Warner retired from the firm in June 1997.  Lucy Archuleta passed away in March of 2019.

Our partners have diversified areas of expertise. Our experienced staff works with businesses and individuals in the Santa Barbara community and various states throughout the country. The clients we serve, representing all sizes and types of organizations, come from all sectors of the economy. We serve clients in the high technology industry, real estate, construction, retail and professional service industries.

By combining our knowledge, experience and objectivity we help our clients obtain their business and investment goals. Our philosophy is to educate and explain things to our clients, and provide them with a timely quality product. Regardless of the service we take pride in providing a quality product.