Janette Minasian Pires

VP Finance

After Graduating from California State University, Northridge with degrees in Accounting and Economics, Janette began her career in public accounting at Gumbiner Savett, Inc. in Santa Monica California. She then founded and built a successful accounting practice specializing in Business Management, Virtual CFO, Controller, Turnaround and Contract Staffing Solutions for private and public companies in the Los Angeles market.


Janette has expertise in accounting triage, corporate clean up, compilations, reviews, and financial statement preparation for SEC reporting.  She has over 26 years’ experience in the preparation, review, research and management of comprehensive tax returns and tax planning for high net-worth individuals.


Janette's clients have often called her a QuickBooks Whisperer and appreciate her ability to make difficult tasks easy to understand.  She enjoys providing business consulting, coaching and building strong lasting relationships with her clients.


Janette and Ruben, her husband of 36 years, moved to Texas just over six years ago.  They were called by God to move from Los Angeles to attend Gateway church where she enjoys volunteering in the Stewardship and Altar Ministries.  Ruben, in the hospitality industry, expects to open his first Texas restaurant in 2020. They have two adult daughters, Monica and Eliana.  Monica, an aerospace engineer, lives with her husband in Los Angeles. Eliana, lives in Dallas and just launched Angelheaded Creative specializing in graphic design, content creation and social media management.