About Our Financial Team
LenShaw Financial Group, Inc. (formerly known as LenShaw Financial Services) has been in existence since 2010. We began with a start-up church that needed financial statements to present to their Board of Directors. Today, we service several churches and small businesses in various capacities.
Our staff has over 15 years of experience with accounting for churches and over 20 years in general accounting. Because of our diligence to exceed our client’s expectations, we have 100% referenceable clients. Our clients can count on us to deliver when we say we will.
At LenShaw, trust is a cornerstone and client confidentiality is a priority. We have internal processes in place to ensure that information stays safe and secure.
Teaching is at the heart of everything we do. With compassion, we strive to communicate information that is clear, understandable and actionable.
Ingrid Robinson, MSFP - President & CEO
Ingrid has worked over 20 years as an accounting professional in various industries. She obtained her Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Accounting from Tennessee State University in 1994. Back in 2007, she developed a passion to teach people how to get out of debt, build wealth and give. She followed that passion and obtained a Master of Science in Financial Planning from Golden Gate University in 2012.
Ingrid currently sits on the Board of two Bay Area Churches and is a member of the Financial Planning Association. She was on the Board of the San Francisco Chapter of the Financial Planning Association and Co-Chaired Financial Planning Day in San Francisco in 2012 and 2013. Ingrid is committed to helping her clients operate with financial integrity and works with them attentively to accomplish this.
Outside of work, Ingrid loves to hike the beautiful trails around the Bay Area, serve on the worship team at her church and spend time with family and friends.
Michele Morris - Director of Operations
Michele joined LenShaw Financial Group in 2014 bringing with her extensive experience in finance and accounting, notably with startups and small business, as well as human resources, facilities, and office management. Prior to LenShaw, Michele served as Controller for Laszlo Systems, a software development company where she worked closely with the CEO and other executives on budgeting, cash management, and financing. While at Laszlo, she also served as Office Manager and HR Manager overseeing facilities, policies and personnel. From 1996 through 2007, Michele held accounting positions for small businesses in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, food processing, and insurance.
Michele is also active outside the workplace. At her church, she has been a youth leader for over 10 years, and has facilitated several small groups on topics including financial planning, relationships and leadership. She is a native to the SF Bay Area, loves the outdoors and coordinates a women’s hiking group within the area. She received her BA in Sociology from UC Santa Barbara, and is currently pursuing graduate studies.
Tess Manalo - Human Resources Consultant
Tess brings with her over 16 years of collective experience in the areas of Enterprise Resource planning, Operations, Workforce Management and Account Management. She’s been fortunate to be part of business entities that supported Fortune 500 companies in the Bay area in the Contingent Workforce field. She also supported multiple leading technology companies as a Payroll Account Manager for over 5 years.
Tess graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and majored in Cell Biology from the University of the Philippines. She also received her certificate in Human Resource Management from Villanova University.
She enjoys spending time with family and friends while traveling and learning about the world and experiencing new cultures.
Lindsey Garcia - Bookkeeper
Lindsey joined LenShaw Financial Group in 2015 in order to combine her passion for accounting with her desire to help others. Her background is in accounts payable where she ensured the mathematical accuracy and timeliness of payment to vendors.
In college, Lindsey volunteered preparing tax returns for low-income individuals through the VITA program. In 2013, she received her Master of Science in Accountancy from California State University, San Bernardino.
Lindsey is currently studying for the CPA exam. When she has free time she enjoys running and fellowshipping with her friends at Bible Study.
Pauline Tyree - Bookkeeper
Pauline joined LenShaw Financial Group in 2016. She is energetic and passionate about aiding small business owners with their financial needs. Pauline has over 25 years of experience as a bookkeeping professional. Pauline has significant bookkeeping experience in the non-profit industry working with churches and government low income housing agencies. She has also worked in the day care, and real estate industries.
Her husband and three children are the love of her life. Pauline can always be found living each moment to the fullest.
Johanna Luat - Data Entry Specialist
Johanna joined LenShaw Financial Group in 2014. She started with a short-term summer position to assist with a large data entry project. And as the saying goes, the rest is history! Diligence and efficiency are important aspects that she strives to maintain in the workplace.
Johanna is a working-college student majoring in Nutrition Biology.
Outside of work Johanna enjoys drawing, biking, and photography. She also serves in her church as a preschool teacher and a drummer for the worship team.