About Us

Located in the Towne Lake area of southern Cherokee County, Georgia, Summit Financial Solutions serves the Woodstock, Kennesaw, Acworth, Canton and surrounding areas. Summit Financial Solutions offers a comprehensive package of related services for professionals, working families, individuals and small businesses.

Our services fall into four categories:

  • Small Business start up, consulting, accounting, planning and support.
  • Tax preparation and planning
  • Financial Services
  • Payroll Services

Summit has a staff of highly qualified and certified professionals that are dedicated to analyzing and offering appropriate solutions to your financial needs. We do this in an efficient and cost effective manor while maintaining the highest ethical standards.


Joseph Parker: President/Executive Tax Director

Executive Tax Director at Summit Financial Solutions since 2005

17+ years in small business development and tax management





Dianne Farrior EA: Tax Director

Tax Director at Summit Financial Solutions since 2012

Enrolled Agent since 1999





Patrick McCord: Tax Director

  • Retired from the University System of Georgia
  • Tax Director at Summit Financial Solutions since  2015
  • patrick@sfsga.com

Elisha Burrell: Staff Accountant

Tammy O’dell: Payroll Specialist

Kathryn Statham: Client Service Representative

Mary Simmons: Client Service Representative

Client Service Representative at Summit Financial Solutions since 2011