Jessica M. Connell

Director, Sarasota


Jessica joined PKF Mueller in early 2021 after 21 years of working for a small accounting firm in Sarasota, Florida. Jessica considers herself a Florida “native.” She grew up in Sarasota County and knows the people and business community.

Jessica works closely with small to mid-sized, growth-oriented, and family-owned business owners to implement management and accounting software, maintain their accounting records, and report sales, payroll, corporate, and individual taxes using that data.

Jessica has experience in a multitude of industries, including:

• Automotive Sales / Repair
• Computer / Software
• Construction / Contractors
• Consulting
• Design / Architecture / Engineering
• Financial Services
• Insurance / Brokerage
• Lawn Care / Landscaping
• Legal
• Manufacturing
• Medical / Dental / Health Services
• Property Management
• Real Estate / Developer
• Retail
• Salon / Beauty
• Wholesale Distribution

As an Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor, Jessica provides technical support to builders, contractors, service providers, attorneys, franchisors and franchisees, and retailers and wholesalers. She also provides assistance to businesses using PC Law, Quicken, Q-Floors, ESC, and other industry-specific software.

She is currently preparing for the CPA exam.

Education & Certifications

  • B.S., Accounting, University of South Florida, 2007
  • Advanced Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor

Awards & Honors

  • APEX Award in Marketing through Women’s Instructional Network