Fractional experts who care about your team, your business, and your challenges.

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Founded in


with a vision to give back to the community

Supported in raising over


in capital funds for our clients

Given over


pro-bono consulting hours to the community

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Our Mission

We roll up our sleeves and partner with clients to eliminate small business roadblocks with data-driven insights. Our fractional advisors help transform businesses to scale.

We live our values

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Consider the households and the impact of the business decisions

We're motivated to build healthy businesses to create jobs and ensure affected households stay healthy and secure

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Think like a business owner

We act like your business is our business too. We care about each decision we make for our clients and know the impact it can have.

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See around corners

Our reputation is staked on identifying opportunities and pitfalls that others can miss.

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Communicate clearly and honestly

We are direct with our advice and honest about our results in every partnership.

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Conduct oneself with integrity and honesty

Integrity is part of our DNA and culture. We earn the respect of each partner.

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Behave as if your Mom knows

Achieving a vision requires that we are trustworthy with all aspects of a business. We behave as if our family knows everything we do.


Impact Beyond Profit

We believe that enabling small business owners to master their financial future is an investment in the wellbeing of the community and families. Focused energy leads a 501(c)-3, through which we donate services to entrepreneurs. We focus on serving small businesses in communities that are under-served, marginalized, and under-represented.

Our Team

Drew Lyon
Founder & Managing Partner
Mike Lavilla
Managing Partner
Judy Lindenmeyer
Partner, Practice Lead - Finance and Accounting
Sylvia Brookshire
Account Executive
Demetrius Cook
Marketing Manager
Susan Gingery
COO/VP of Operations and Strategy
Desiree Larson
VP of Finance
Hector Armstrong
Ariel Castillo
Ron Ehlinger
Bridget Gunthner
Cathy Diggles
Senior Accountant
Max Damewood
Marcia Rosa
Andrea Silva

"Focused Energy is extremely proactive and diligent about various matters concerning our company. They provide excellent and actionable strategic insight not only on the day to day operations and business functions but also on the growth path for our company."

Andrea Silva Director, Iterate

Is your business stuck with inaccurate forecasting and operational headaches?

Our team of experts include CFOs, COOs, Controllers, and Accountants that can give the business insights you need to make informed decisions to get things done.

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