Jericha Senyak provides tailored consulting in the areas of finance, arts administration, and data management to artists and arts organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area.

As an artist herself, Jericha understands firsthand the financial challenges that face artists and arts organizations, and focuses on making financial concepts and processes as simple, flexible, accessible, unscary, and cost-effective as possible. Whether you’re an individual artist or an internationally recognized nonprofit, looking for occasional bookkeeping or in need of a full system design and implementation, she’ll help you make good decisions that don’t burden your budget.

The services she provides include:

Full-spectrum arts accounting from system setup to end-of-year reporting, including ongoing bookkeeping, customized Quickbooks installations, support for fiscally sponsored projects, changes to your accounting basis, staff training, monthly and year-end close, temporarily restricted net asset accounting, audit preparation and support, how-to bookkeeping workshops, and more

Financial reporting for arts nonprofits, including preparation and filing of form 990, 199 and RRF-1, 1099 preparation, DataArts financials, budget management, and grant reports for foundation and government grants

System design to streamline administrative tasks, including budget creation and design, payroll systems setup, CRM support, restricted income tracking, grants management, and guidance through changes in organizational scope and scale

Individual and group training  for organizational staff, artists, and arts workers, designed to empower you to understand and use the tools available to you. Learn Quickbooks, demystify basic financial concepts, discover best practices for budgeting and financial management, grow confident in your financial reporting, and more!

Jericha provides services on a sliding scale based on budget size. She also offers discounted rates and some pro bono services to organizations that center the work of communities which have not historically been given equitable access to financial tools or support. If your project is beyond her bandwidth, Jericha will always strive to recommend other respected local consultants.