Western New York Area


About Frank Cornell Associates, Inc.

For over 30 years, we have proudly provided tax and accounting services, and for over 14 years financial services to our valued clients in Lockport and all of Western New York, as well as other areas of the country. Our dedicated and professional staff is able to help you with all of your small business and individual needs, including payroll and bookkeeping services, taxation and other accounting services, as well as investment, retirement, insurance, and other financial services. We believe in leveraging technology and streamlined systems to offer great service, value, and quality with a small business and personal feel.

Frank W. Cornell, EA

Frank Cornell is the founder of our company, which he has built for the past 30 years on the foundation of dedicated and personalized service. As an Enrolled Agent, Frank is licensed to represent taxpayers before the IRS and specializes in corporate, estate, and personal tax preparation. Frank has overseen the entirety of our accounting practice and drives our firm in its commitment to honest and professional services.

Gloria Hillman, Tax Associate

Gloria Hillman has 40 years of tax and accounting experience and has been a trusted tax and accounting advisor to all of our clients for over 30 years. Her tax and accounting clients tend to have absolute confidence in her as she has proven over the years to them that she is dedicated to their needs. This unsurpassed commitment serves as a model for Frank Cornell Associates, Inc. both today and into the future.

Chad P. Cornell, CFP®

Chad Cornell is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional and helps our clients with their individual, family, and small business investment, insurance, and overall financial planning needs . Additionally, as President of Frank Cornell Associates, Inc., Chad works with all of our associates to help ensure our clients can have confidence in all of our services, whether or not they are accounting or financial in nature.

Vicki Hermann, EA-Tax & Accounting Associate

Vicki Hermann is also an Enrolled Agent and joined our firm in 2002. Her experience and continued growth in her tax and accounting background is essential as she works with our clients in their personal and business tax preparation, as well as with their bookkeeping service needs. Additionally, she assists clients in sales taxes and payroll taxes.

Cindy Wielgas, EA, Tax & Accounting Associate

Moira Proctor, Payroll Associate

Krista Flynn, Administrative Associate