About Us


The owners we work with share our values:


Belief in our customers – their passions, talents, skills, and vision for their business.


Optimistic towards growth. Constantly innovating our service to stimulate transformations.


Serving customers with a positive, energetic attitude. Loving what you do!


Working towards the same vision. Respect for the business and each other’s lives.


High regard for confidentiality and discretion.


Do the right thing. Accountable for your actions.

Meet the Team

Experts in accounting to help you gain and keep control of your numbers

Tim Sernett, CPA, Founder

What motivates me: I care about small businesses and their impact on the community. I was raised by a small business owner. I’ve seen the effort, commitment and dedication it takes to grow a business. I understand all the people who depend on the business owner – family, team, customers and even vendors. I have great respect for and a high regard for small business owners.

What matters to me: Family. Leading my family by example and always expanding in business and personal growth.

Angie Geer

What motivates me: Knowing people need me and that my work can make a real impact on their life, whether big or small. I like knowing I create value, whether it be in my personal life or the workplace.

What excites me: I love a challenge! I can certainly tolerate day-to-day monotony, but I love when a new project surfaces. I really enjoy something I can get my head into and explore and learn new things.

Let Us Help:

Dear Restaurant Owner,

It’s one thing to manage a restaurant; it’s quite another to grow it and feel confident the finances are all OK..

If you’re reading this, you know what I’m talking about.

It seems like the books are being handled properly. It seems like payroll is (mostly?) under control. It seems like the financial reporting is in place.

We’re okay, cash flow seems okay … most of the time. But we’re certainly not flush. We’re not growing and prospering the way I had hoped.

What are we missing?

This is a common story that we hear when we first start talking to restaurant owners. The boxes are checked; the people are in place … but the fact is, they’re not quite sure how to optimize the financials for performance and growth.

Our specialty is in reading between the lines of the systems, the softwares, and the financial statements to see the true financial story being told … even when the reports all “seem” okay (for now).

The fact is that the Federal Government would love to have more of your business’s hard-earned money in their accounts. Your employees probably don’t care about cost control as much as they should. Your inventory management might need to shift in a new direction.

But you don’t have to live in a constant state of anxiety over the state of your books. The future of your restaurant doesn’t have to be a question mark.

Let’s get a real-time reading on your business’s financial health with our bookkeeping services. Answer a few questions below to get started.

Click the button above to take your first step, and we’ll be in touch soon to follow up about your specific needs.

And of course, feel free to poke around our site and discover why we’ve been called “The Most Transformative Accounting Service in the Restaurant Industry.”

Talk again soon,
Timothy L. Sernett, CPA

PS — When you fill out the form, we’ll also add you to our weekly email series on “Real World” Strategy for small business owners. Our readers enthusiastically forward these to their colleagues and peers all the time because they’re not your standard “bookkeeping tips.”

PPS — Already want to come in? I don’t blame you … many people are fed up with trying to manage their books and financials on their own. Our schedule is very full … but if you call us at 913-649-1040 or Email Us, we’ll give you two options for coming in right away. We will NOT make dealing with a business advisor as painful as dealing with your books has already been!

Client Testimonials

Gale Kreig, COO, BounceBack

Using Tim and his team at Financial Optics is more effective and provides a higher value than a full-time CFO. Especially for a small business like us.

Vincent Woska, President, Scantek

Tim Sernett has been our accountant since 1993 and has met and exceeded all of our needs during our relationship. Easy access and quick answers makes my job easier and allows me to stay focused on our core business.

Terry Buckler, President, Delta Systems

Tim has been a real asset to our company. If you are looking for an excellent accounting firm that is easy to work with and knows the industry, Tim and his staff are the right choice. I give them a AAA rating!

Peter Dunn, Sales Director, DHI Roofing

I have known and worked with Tim as my accountant personally and professionally for more than 10 years. His integrity and accounting insight and advice is beyond reproach. He has always been proactive and ahead of the game.