About Our Firm
Blinn, Farrell & Company provides quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals, non-profits and businesses. Our expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as audits, financial statements, and financial and estate planning.
The staffs' expertise and experience assures that every client receives the close analysis and attention needed to produce accurate, timely results. Dedicated to high standards and support of seasoned, professional staff, the work ethic of the firm is the reason our client base returns year after year.
Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Blinn, Farrell & Company is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of the area's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.
Dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around the area. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Blinn, Farrell & Company receive competent and timely advice.
Nelson D. Blinn, CPA founded our firm in 1975. He has over forty years of public accounting experience. Prior to 1975, Nelson was employed with an international accounting firm located in Boston, Massachusetts.
Frank Farrell, CPA partnered with our firm in 1985. Frank, who is also a lawyer, handles our estate tax issues along with providing accounting services for corporate, fiduciary and individual clients. Prior to 1985, Frank was employed with an international accounting firm in Boston, Massachusetts. He has over 30 years of public accounting experience.
Lucien R. Lacroix, CPA has been with our firm since 1997. Lucien's prior work history includes banking experience. He has over 30 years of public accounting experience.
Robert B. Leavitt, MST, CPA who rejoined our firm in 2008 has over 25 years of accounting experience between public and industry as a Chief Financial Officer. Bob is also a member of the AICPA, tax practice section.
John Arcari joined our firm in 2014 and provides accounting and auditing services to our diverse clientele, from non-profit organizations, trusts,partnerships, limited liability companies and corporations.
Paula Mahoney has been with our firm since 2008. She has been practicing public accounting for the past ten years. Paula is also trained as a Quick Books Pro Advisor.
Lori Whittredge our Office Manager has been with our firm since 1993. She provides office support along with maintaining the accounts receivable and accounts payable for the firm. Lori also offers assistance to our clients when presented with various tax issues.
Maureen O'Connor is the newest member of our team who joined our firm in January 2015. She provides payroll and bookkeeping services to small business clients. Prior to joining our firm Maureen worked as an administrative assistant for a small local business.