Staff

Our staff brings a wide range of experiences and knowledge bases to our clients. We pride ourselves on being able to provide the highest quality advice and service.

Sharon Kingsley Tatro

President

Sharon Kingsley Tatro

President

Sharon joined her father Fran in January 2002 after working in the field of Human Resources for several years. She specialized in data management, compensation consulting, employee relations and budget management. Sharon utilized this experience to develop reports and processes, ensuring each KBS client receives the highest level of quality service. Through Sharon’s leadership the company has grown over 300%. She was instrumental in the design and construction of the proprietary software program that has enabled KBS to provide its clients with complex, customized reporting. Having received a dual BS in Human Resources Management and Producing for Electronic Media from Syracuse University, Sharon also holds two Masters Degrees: Masters in Industrial Labor Relations from Cornell University and Masters in Taxation from Bentley University. She is also an Enrolled Agent, admitted to practice before the Internal Revenue Service.

Francis F. Kingsley

Founder and CFO

Fran founded Kingsley Business Service, Inc. in the 1980’s to provide financial and tax consulting to Venture Capital firms, in addition to, personal accounting services to individuals. Over the past 35 plus years, Fran has focused the business on providing sound, accurate and timely advice to all of his clients. He received his Accounting degree from Bentley University and continues to serve on the Board of Trustees for Bentley.

Francis F. Kingsley

Founder and CFO

Stephanie A. Greco

Director of Family Office Services

Stephanie A. Greco

Director of Family Office Services

Stephanie joined the firm in February 2010 after spending over 10 years working in financial management roles in various service organizations. Stephanie’s skills include budgeting, forecasting, financial statement preparation and analysis, compensation and benefits. Stephanie plays an integral role at KBS working directly with clients and providing them with key financial reporting on a timely basis. In 1999, Stephanie received her MBA from Bentley University. She is also an Enrolled Agent, admitted to practice before the Internal Revenue Service.

Kim S. Brandano

Tax and Financial Consultant

With over 12 years of experience in senior financial roles within the professional services industry, Kim joined the firm in September 2003. Her expertise includes project management, cash management, budgeting, forecasting, financial statement preparation & analysis, compensation and benefits. Kim focuses her time on tax preparation and advice, client account management and special projects. She is also available to provide consulting services to organizations and individuals in the areas of finance and accounting. She received her BS in Accounting from Babson College and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Kim S. Brandano

Tax and Financial Consultant

Jessica Blanchette

Tax Manager

Jessica Blanchette

Tax Manager

Jessica joined the firm in November 2011 bringing with her over 10 years of experience in numerous areas of taxation including individual, fiduciary, corporate and non-profit entities. She works closely with clients on a wide range of services and projects, and assists them with tax planning and research throughout the year to minimize tax liabilities. Jessica has performed special projects including investigations of fraud, preference and other avoidance action analyses in Chapter 7 and 11 bankruptcy cases. Jessica is a Certified Public Accountant and a graduate of Bryant University where she received both a Bachelors of Science in Accounting and a Masters in Taxation.

Michael Kiser

Family Office Accountant

Michael Kiser

Family Office Accountant

Michael joined the firm in May 2015. He began as a Family Office Administrator with his primary duties focused in Family Asset Management where he assisted with administrative tasks and special projects. In June 2018 Michael was promoted to his current position to expand his work to include handling the books for various family entities and higher level financial reporting. Michael pursued a degree at Rhode Island College and brought with him eight years of experience in Account Management prior to his time at KBS.

Cathleen A. Murphy

Family Office Accountant

Cathleen A. Murphy

Family Office Accountant

Cathy is the newest hire at KBS, joining our team in August of 2019.  In addition to holding office management positions where she was solely responsible for office administration, she also brings years of experience in handling the bookkeeping for small service businesses as well as for several solo law practitioners.  Cathy earned her CPA certificate while working in public accounting after graduating Northeastern University with a Masters in Accounting.  Her undergraduate degree in mathematics was earned at College of the Holy Cross.

Jill E. Driscoll

Family Office Administrator

Jill joined the Kingsley team in September of 2017. She brings a broad range of business experience from the financial client services arena. She worked as a product trainer and technical client services manager for 10 years with a firm that specializes in real time equity research delivery. Jill assists our clients with managing their day to day bill pay, income and expense reporting, as well as other family office tasks. Jill has both a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from UMASS Amherst, and a health coaching certification from IIN in NYC.

Jill E. Driscoll

Family Office Administrator

Wilma L. Barrios

Family Office Administrator

Wilma L. Barrios

Family Office Administrator

Wilma joined the firm in February 2018. She received her bachelor’s degree in Information Design and Corporate Communications with a minor in Computer Information Systems from Bentley University. Wilma became interested in small businesses and family-owned businesses at a very young age because she helped her father with his small construction business. When she graduated from college, she worked as a financial reporting associate for a microfinance company, where she developed financial reports for major grants and project budgets. Wilma assists our clients with bill pay, financial reporting, and special projects.

Maria A. LaRose

Family Office Administrator

Maria joined the firm in July of 2018. She has held a variety of marketing management roles throughout the years. Her experience has ranged from planning multimillion dollar media budgets for clients at major ad agencies, to selling advertising space to small businesses at a local newspaper  On both ends of the spectrum, she has enjoyed working closely with clients to provide honest, insightful advice to help them achieve their goals. At KBS, Maria assists our clients with managing their day to day bill pay, income and expense reporting, as well as other family office tasks. Maria has a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Boston College, Carrol School of Management.

Maria A. LaRose

Family Office Administrator