Franklin Management provides outsourced accounting solutions to small businesses, start-ups and non-profits. We have a menu of services ranging from bookkeeping and payroll to financial statement preparation, budgeting and forecasting creation and CFO services. We also have a tax practice that specializes in tax preparation and consulting to small businesses, start-ups and non-profits as well as individuals.
Jack Harrington – Principal
Jack formed Franklin Management Systems in 2003 after more than 20 years in corporate accounting, last serving as the CFO of Cerida Corporation.
His management experience and expertise includes senior level positions at Fitzgerald Investment Trust, Raytheon Company and Zoll Medical Corporation.
As part of Jack’s pay-it-forward philosophy, and philanthropic/community roots, he serves as Treasurer on two of Pleasanton’s favorites – The Museum on Main and the Pleasanton Cultural Arts Council. Jack is considered a subject matter expert in the field of nonprofit finance management and tax preparation, and routinely provides keynote presentations to NFP networking groups, and consultation to NFP Board of Directors in the San Francisco Bay area.
Jack has a BSBA in accounting from Northeastern University and an MBA from Babson College. He has been an Enrolled Agent since 1999 and is a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor.
Leann Biasatti – Financial Consultant
Leann brings more than 20 years in the financial services sector providing financial management and traditional accounting services as well as serving as a treasurer for a local organization in the bay area drawing on her financial management and accounting experience.
Leann’s role in Franklin Management Systems and its tax division – Franklin Tax Services- is to provide financial and accounting consultation and services to its roster of small businesses, start-ups and nonprofit clients, as well as offering the latest QuickBooks applications and client training and small business favorite, Xero accounting software.
Ismat Sadruddin – Tax Consultant
Ismat’s role blends her career of more than 15 years specializing in financial planning, traditional accounting, and Federal and multi-state Income Tax preparation with her particular expertise in business entity tax law and preparation. Ismat will help you with your business taxes – before, during, and after the tax season – whether you are sole proprietorship, partnership, individual, or a corporation.
As a Tax Consultant and financial expert with training in tax laws, Ismat is particularly valuable to our new clients transitioning from wholesale tax preparation services (such as H&R Block) to private tax consultation and preparation, with her specific experience of more than 10 years as an H&R Block Tax Advisor, III.