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About Us

About Our Firm

The firm is comprised of two certified public accountants, Jim Frankson, Mike Griffith, and five paraprofessionals.

Jim Frankson graduated from Texas A&M University in 1975 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting. His professional affiliations include the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, as a member of the tax section.

An active member of his community, Jim has served as President of the Bay City Lions Club, Chairman of the Bay City Chamber of Commerce, and Treasurer for the Matagorda County Economic Development Corporation. Currently, he serves as his church’s accountant.

Mike Griffith graduated in 1981 from Texas State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance. His professional affiliations include the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, as a member of the Private Companies Section.

Mike has served as Treasurer of the Matagorda County Crimestoppers, Treasurer of the Matagorda County Industrial Foundation and Treasurer of the Matagorda Chapter of the Coastal Conservation Association. Currently he is a member of Bay City Lions Club, Sons of the Republic of Texas and serves as Chairman of the Port of Bay City Authority.

Together, Jim and Mike have over fifty years of experience in accounting. Though all income tax returns are prepared by Mike or Jim, their staff of five paraprofessionals has a combined eighty years of experience in bookkeeping, payroll and sales tax services.

Our Mission

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. Frankson and Griffith, CPAs 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.

Our 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 Frankson and Griffith, CPAs receive competent and timely advice.