Francine has practiced accounting since 1981, including running her own practice and as a partner in a local accounting firm that eventually merged with Moss Adams. She combines practical business experience with technical knowledge to advise her clients on tax compliance and planning, business consulting, and estate issues. Her passion is helping clients identify and achieve their goals while working to reduce overall taxes. Francine leads the trust and estate practice for the firm’s California Central Valley office and co-leads the firm’s estate planning practice.

Her knowledge and experience includes:

  • Estate planning, estate and trust administration, and helping families continue their legacy while reducing taxes
  • Business and tax planning  for closely held companies and high net worth individuals

Selected Speaking Engagements

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, California Society of Certified Public Accountants


  • BS, accounting, California State University, Sacramento