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Strategic CFO®
CFO Coaching
Online & In Person

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Strategic CFO® is now offering online and in person CFO Coaching for all your business needs.

Strategic CFO®
Financial Consulting & Business Advisory Support
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Coaching with Dan corredor
$ 300 Hour
  • Get Coached by Strategic CFO President, Dan Corredor
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$ 200 Hour
  • Choose any Strategic CFO Team Member as your CFO Coach.


CFO Professionals

Dan Corredor
President of Strategic CFO™

CPA & Bilingual

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Cyndi Dinh
Managing Director at Strategic CFO™

MBA & Bilingual

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Marilynne Franks
Director at Strategic CFO™


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Carol Manley
Accounting Manager at Strategic CFO™


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Strategic CFO® is here to answer all your business and accounting questions. Your consultant will assist you through an online video/audio meeting platform. Whenever you are ready, anywhere in the world.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Dan Corredor

President at The Strategic CFO

Dan Corredor acquired The Strategic CFO in 2017, following the death of the Founder and former President, Jim Wilkinson. Dan knew Jim since the mid-1990s and followed the development and success of The Strategic CFO, LLC. Furthermore, with a similar background as Jim, it was obvious that Dan was the perfect fit for the firm as our leader.

With 30+ years of total experience, Dan’s expertise includes the following: mergers and acquisitions, due diligence, post closure business integration, operational and financial restructuring, accounting efficiencies, working capital and cash flow management. His experience also includes dealing with business owners and private equity groups. In addition, Dan has extensive international operational experience, which includes over 10 years working with companies in Latin America and consulting in Turkmenistan. Dan’s experience also includes working with lenders, bond holders and presenting to ratings agencies.

He has held multiple CFO positions and was promoted twice to President & CEO. In addition, Dan has sat on boards as an internal board member and external board member.

Prior to acquiring The Strategic CFO, Dan was consulting for five years. Before that he was President & CEO of a regulated water utility, which was a company that required operational and financial restructuring after experiencing a crisis. Prior to that Dan was promoted from CFO to President & CEO at a Japanese owned Petrochemical company. Dan’s Latin American experience includes both working as CFO for a large publicly traded water utility in Mexico for 4 years and 6 years with two large publicly traded oil and gas field service companies in financial executive roles.

Dan Corredor’s career has had many focuses, but his core professional competencies include the following:

  • Operations and Operational Restructuring as President & CEO
    • Chapter 11
    • Significant experience in M&A
    • Managed numerous M&A transactions both in the US, Japan, and in Latin America for large public companies
    • Managed complex relationships with boards, shareholders and management
    • Crisis management
    • Complex negotiations with lenders, bond holders and ratings agencies

While Dan Corredor has worked with clients in many different industries, the following industries are those that he’s spent the most time working in.

  • Construction
  • Industrials & Manufacturing
  • Oil and Gas Exploration & Production
  • Oil and Gas Services
  • Petrochemical
  • Regulated Utilities

University of Houston
B.S., Accounting

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Valuation Certificate
  • Bi-Lingual (English & Spanish)
  • Opportune LLP (Director in the Restructuring Group)
  • Southwest Water Co. (JP Morgan portfolio company)
  • Chusei USA, Inc. (Private Japanese owned)
  • Azurix (Enron)
  • EVI Oil Tools (Weatherford)
  • Sperry Sun Drilling

Cyndi Dinh

Managing Director at The Strategic CFO

Cyndi Dinh has over 18 years of experience in many key Finance and Accounting positions. Prior to joining The Strategic CFO, Cyndi was the Controller for a publicly traded oil & gas service company for 6 years. In this role, Cyndi was responsible for month-end close, financial reporting, budget versus actual reporting, SOX compliance, internal/external processes and audit, payroll, training and developing team, tax reporting, software implementation, implementing process and procedures, among other ad-hoc projects.

Prior to this role as a Controller, Cyndi spent some time during her career as a Consultant. She worked for various clients providing outsource Controller and CFO services, assisting clients including business owners and private equity groups with mergers and acquisitions, working capital, business integration, accounting efficiencies, cash flow, trend analysis, financial reporting, due diligence, client prepared schedules required for audits, creating policies and procedures, budget reporting, inventory physical count for audit purposes, among other projects.

Further, Cyndi has approximately 6 years of public accounting experience of which some of it was in Manhattan, New York. Cyndi performed functions in audits, reviews, and compilations. She also provided various services for small to mid-size companies such as bookkeeping services, financial statement reporting, training personnel, accounting assistance on a turnaround management project, cash flow management, tax filing procedures for S-Corps, Trusts, & Individual returns, among other projects.

Cyndi Dinh’s career has had many focuses, but her core professional competencies include the following:
  • Financial Reporting
  • Budget & Forecasting
  • Month-end Close
  • Payroll
  • Tax
  • Training & Development
  • Audit and SOX Compliance
  • Software Implementation
  • Oil & Gas Services
  • Manufacturing
  • Non-profit
  • Retail
  • Construction
  • Petrochemical
  • Professional Services
University of Houston Masters of Business Administration in Accounting Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance
  • Bi-Lingual (English & Vietnamese)
  • KLX Energy Services
  • Global Stainless Supply, Inc.
  • Outsourced Financial Services
  • PKF of Texas, P.C.
  • ERE, LLC

Marilynne Franks Bleeker

Director at The Strategic CFO

Marilynne Franks Bleeker has over 35 years of experience in the Accounting and Finance field. After a short stint with a national Accounting firm, she built and owned a private CPA practice for many years.

For the last 20 years, she has been involved with an e-commerce business that grew from a brick and mortar store to a subsidiary of an international public company. As the company grew, Marilynne’s roles ranged from independent accountant and CPA to Controller/Acting CFO (pre-acquisition) to Corporate Controller (post-acquisition). Her expertise includes financial reporting, internal controls, procedural automation, budget management and building and developing accounting teams. Marilynne’s experience has also included managing external annual audits and state sales tax audits and working with external professionals.

Marilynne Franks Bleeker leads and develops teams. She also delegates, trains, and delves into helping complete projects/tasks/financials on time and on budget. Furthermore, she has extensive work experience with internal divisions and external professionals. Her role is to support and develop teams, and drive engagement and interaction with other departments. Marilynne provides expertise in applicable standards and regulations, as well as internal processes and audits. In addition, she improves processes and provides resolutions to challenges that emerge in course of business.

Marilynne Franks Bleeker’s career has had many focuses, but her core professional competencies include the following:
  • Financial Reporting
  • Internal Controls
  • P & L Responsibilities
  • Budget Management
  • State Sales Tax
  • Cost Analysis & Containment
  • Team Building, Development & Management
  • Compliance Management
  • Process Improvements

Marilynne Franks Bleeker has spent the most time working in the following industries:

  • E-Commerce
  • Professional Sole Proprietors
  • Small Businesses

The University of Texas, Austin
B.B.A., 1980

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Global Custom Commerce (a Home Depot Co.), Houston, Texas – Corporate Controller
  • Global Custom Commerce dba blinds.com, Houston, Texas – Corporate Controller
  • Global Custom Commerce dba blinds.com, Houston, Texas – Part-Time Controller
  • Marilynne A. Franks, CPA, Houston, Texas – Public Accounting Practice – Owner
  • Deloitte, Audit Senior, Small Business Area, Houston, Texas

Carol Manley

Accounting Manager at The Strategic CFO

Carol Manley has over 11 years of experience in accounting in the oil and gas and construction industries. Her experience includes financial analysis and forecasts, month/year-end closing, internal controls, leading and mentoring staff, active involvement in software implementation, and as liaise with external auditors. Prior to working in these industries, Carol has worked as a Plant Chemist in an environmental laboratory, followed by her experience as an entrepreneur where she co-founded three full- service restaurants. As co-owner, she was involved in all aspects of management as well as the bookkeeping and payroll. She also worked briefly as a tax consultant in the 2018 tax year, performing tax returns for individuals. Her accounting software experience is with Quickbooks and Microsoft Great Plains.

Carol Manley’s career has had many focuses, but his core professional competencies include the following:
  • Financial analysis
  • Forecasting
  • Internal Control
  • Month/Year End Close
  • Payroll
  • Software Implementation
The industries Carol Manley has served include the following:
  • Energy
  • Restaurant
  • Oil & Gas
  • Construction
University of Houston – Victoria
  • MBA focus in Accounting
University of Houston – Downtown
  • BBA focus in Marketing
  • Reliant Energy – Plant Chemist
  • Manley’s Restaurants – Owner/Manager
  • Clover Tool Company – Accounting Manager
  • Gray & Green Laboratory Systems – Accounting Manager
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