Aaron Francis, Director for the Interim Accounting & Finance practice at BrainWorks, specializing in the placement of Accounting & Finance professionals in temporary/contract, project-based and/or consulting assignments. Aaron is diligent in his client service and is committed to being the best in his profession. He joined BrainWorks in 2021.
Prior to BrainWorks, Aaron was consistently a top producer over an 11-year career for one of the largest accounting & finance staffing agencies in North America. He was frequently recognized for providing “World Class” customer service to his clients and contractors, based on an independent survey, and he is excited to bring that same level of service to the clients of BrainWorks.
Aaron began his career in the audit practice for EY in Kansas City where he worked for 4 years prior to his move into recruiting. He led audit engagements for a variety of clients both large and small, and in a wide range of industries. Additionally, Aaron spearheaded the development of the volunteer program and after-school mentoring relationship between EY and the students of Gordon Parks Elementary School.
Aaron was born and raised in Saint Joseph, MO. He earned his Master of Accountancy from the University of Missouri in 2006 and upon graduation earned his CPA license, prior to beginning his career with EY. Aaron and his wife, a Speech Language Pathologist, live in Lee’s Summit with their 2 children and their dog, Frannie.