Owner and Co-Founder, Chief Service Advisor
A bookkeeping expert will contact you during business hours to discuss your needs.
Owner and Co-Founder, Chief Service Advisor
Co-Founder, Executive Chair
Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer
Sarada is a highly qualified accounting expert with strong GAAP & GAAS knowledge, QuickBooks expertise, and Magna Cum Laude degrees in both Entrepreneurship and Accounting. She gained several years of experience working in a public accounting firm before taking a position as Senior Accountant at a private healthcare ministry. Her experience also includes accounting and auditing functions in healthcare, government, and a broad range of non-profit and for-profit organizations.
Client Service Associate
Jonathan has almost two decades of experience, primarily in client support, IT and financial operations at financial institutions and other businesses with intense security needs. His responsibilities in these roles included batch processing, auditing, system navigation, system administration, training, and tech support. Jonathan received numerous awards for outstanding performance and exceeding clients’ expectations. At BooksTime, Jonathan handles payroll administration, accounts payable management, and account access setup.
Niki has spent her career helping growing businesses. At BooksTime she has led growth initiatives aimed at getting the word our about BooksTime. She is also a part of the Talent Acquisition team, helping build a world-class team of bookkeepers, accountants, and controllers. Niki is a graduate of Tel Aviv University and the New England Conservatory, where she studied viola. When she’s not helping drive growth at BooksTime, Niki performs with the Tel Aviv Soloist Ensemble.
George is an accountant with over 30 years experience in senior finance & accounting leadership roles at companies of all sizes. Before coming to BooksTime, George served as Corporate Controller/Senior Vice President at Suffolk Construction (a $1.5 billion general contractor). He has also served as Regional Controller for Skanska USA, where he oversaw revenue growth from $140 million to $365 million. George has also worked in accounting roles at nonprofits, a utility company, and a family office.
George has an MBA and B.S. in accounting from Northeastern University. He also passed the Massachusetts C.P.A. examination, completed a program for financial planners at Boston University and is a notary public.
John is a CPA with over 25 years of experience in senior accounting/finance roles, including a proven track record as a CFO for multiple businesses.
After getting his degree in accounting, John started his career as an Audit Manager at EY. He went on to direct the accounting and finance functions at Leica, a $1 billion manufacturer of cameras, optical equipment, and related technology. John’s other roles include 9 years as CFO for the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation, 3 years as CFO for a large consulting firm, and 5 years as CFO for the American Veterinary Medical Association
John has significant experience with nonprofits, manufacturers, distributors, and retailers of all sizes, including small e-commerce startups that sell via Shopify and Amazon. He is proficient in a variety of accounting software.
Jenn is an accountant with over 15 years of experience working with small businesses. She is certified by Intuit as a QuickBooks ProAdvisor. Before coming to BooksTime, Jenn worked as (among other roles):
She has expertise in a broad range of accounting and other software, including QuickBooks, Peachtree / Sage 50c, Wind2 / Deltek, Aderant, Visibility, and more.
Alicia is a seasoned CPA with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a specialization in Accounting. Before coming to BooksTime, Alicia worked as a Tax Manager at an accounting firm for many years, and also served as Director of Accounting at a real estate business. Alicia is also an avid traveler.
Jocelyn Painatt is a Senior Accountant at BooksTime. Jocelyn, who is based in the Dallas area, is a knowledgeable CPA with a Master’s Degree in Financial Management, a diploma in US Taxation and Advanced Accounting, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. Jocelyn has over a decade of experience serving in Controller roles for startups and small businesses, and also held an accounting leadership role at a major national nonprofit. Jocelyn has a high level of expertise in Excel and QuickBooks, as well as other accounting-related software.
Client Service Associate
At BooksTime, Marisela manages key data management processes for customers. Before coming to BooksTime, Marisela gained nearly a decade of experience working with Occupational Therapy businesses, where she developed a reputation for accuracy and high-quality customer service. In addition to her work at BooksTime, Marisela currently volunteers part-time, helping organizations implement better processes and organize document storage. She is fluent in both English and Spanish. Our Story: Founders and Experts | BooksTime https://www.bookstime.com
Cathi Green is a Senior Accountant based in Florida. Cathi earned her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a major in Accounting from the University of Alabama. Her experience includes serving as a Multi-Plant Controller for a major paper company, as well as many years providing services for small businesses as an independent consultant, including accounting, bookkeeping and financial analysis services. She also has specialized experience with medical and dental accounting. Cathi speaks Spanish, likes to travel and volunteer, and her favorite sport in the Winter Olympics is curling.
Nathan heads up the sales department at BooksTime. With 15 years of experience running his own business, he has a clear understanding of the needs and challenges facing small businesses. He is committed to developing relationships with small business owners and helping them find solutions for their bookkeeping needs. Nathan’s experience includes internal controls audits for over $10 mil. of beverage sales for bar owners. He has a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management and is also a QuickBooks Online ProAdvisor. In his free time, Nathan works with his wife, Luzaan, to convert their traditional Midwestern farm into an organic farm and vineyard, with a goal of bringing delicious food and wine to their small Missouri community. He is also a hardcore “Deadhead,” and enjoys listening to and playing the music of the Grateful Dead.
Sales Development Representative
Nick Merendino is a Sales Development Representative here at BooksTime. Born and raised in New York, Nick attended the University at Albany, pursuing a degree in Communications and Emergency Preparedness. At BooksTime, Nick prepares business owners for their financial future by helping them decide between bookkeeping service options.