Barker Associates engineers financial strategies and CFO solutions through consulting. We offer our clients a value proposition through customized financial engineering designed to your business by conveying financial clarity to meet your specific needs.

Once again Mindy has great ideas on how to solve nagging business problems. As I look back on the biggest real-world problems we have faced since relocating to Jacksonville six years ago, Mindy has been instrumental in solving every one of them. She is the best kind of business consultant there is.
Larry Berk, Owner, Living Well Stores

Why pay a full-time CFO salary when you can hire us as a interim solution? 

Under the trusted thought leadership of Mindy Barker, Barker Associates, based in Jacksonville, FL, works with organizations to develop the metrics that lead to value creation, while increasing profits and lowering risks. As an independent contractor for financial assistance, she helps clients re-think financial reporting more succinctly.

Our goal is simple. Working with entrepreneurs, non-profits and small-to-large organizations, we offer:

  • A proactive ability to build flexible interpersonal and team-based relationships
  • Efficient and effective multi-level client communication
  • Professional leadership qualities for light-speed navigation of data analyses
  • Confidence, compliance and competence in a dynamic and successful partnership


And, our proven approach of blending business intelligence, financial acumen, and the strength of our collective financial leadership add value to your organization – and cash to your bottom line. We ensure you will fully understand your financials clearly and succinctly so you can take advantage of business opportunities for growth.

Mindy Barker’s Pitching to Win, Strategies for Success is an excellent resource for business owners who are looking to take their business to the next level, or even simply thinking ahead of options and possibilities. Because she has broken the pitching process into logical steps, it is simple to follow when preparing to face possible investors.
Lillies Lanway, SVP, Accord Financial
Barker Associates is among the top contract CFO businesses in the Southeast, especially in Jacksonville, Florida. Mindy Barker proudly serves clients as a part-time CFO and financial consultant in Jacksonville (Jax), Jacksonville Beach, Neptune Beach, Atlantic Beach, Ponte Vedra Beach, Flagler Beach, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, St. Augustine, St. Augustine Beach, Orange Park, Macclenny, Middleburg, St. Johns, Keystone Heights, Palatka, Palm Coast, Orlando, and Winter Park; and in Georgia, especially in Atlanta, Georgia. She also serves Brunswick, Macon, St. Marys, Sea Island, St. Simons, and Waycross; as well as to clients all over the United States, including Louisiana (New Orleans, and Metairie). Mindy Barker is licensed as a CPA in Florida and North Carolina.