About Us

Francis Awoyera & Associates, PC (FAA) is a trusted financial management and IT consulting firm based in Washington, DC.

Founded by Francis Awoyera in 1996, we have served government, commercial, and non-profit organizations for two decades.

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Our Strengths

  • Dynamic firm anchored on the four pillars of integrity, honesty, hard work, and optimal client service.
  • Solid team of seasoned financial and technology professionals.
  • 8(a) certified and 100% minority owned.
  • We leverage a diversified knowledge-base to provide multi-faceted services of exceptional quality at reasonable rates.
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SBA-Certified 8(a) Business

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FAA has been certified as a Minority Business Enterprise (DBE) by the following:


541211 – Office of Certified Public Accountants
541219 – Other Accounting Services
541611 – Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services
926110 – Other General Government Support
541519 – Computer Related Service
511210 – Website Design and Development Services
541213 – Tax Planning and Preparation Services

Our Management Team

Francis Awoyera, CPA, FCA – President

Mr. Francis Awoyera is the President and CEO of Francis Awoyera & Associates, PC, and has over twenty years of experience in financial management/advisory consulting; business process reengineering; financial systems implementation; auditing financial statements; and evaluating internal controls of governmental, not-for-profit, and for-profit entities. Mr. Francis Awoyera has supervised engagements with several government agencies. He is a member of the DC Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Deji Odunlami, BSC, MBA - Executive Vice President

Mr. Odunlami has over 30 years of professional experience in the Information Technology industry.   He has Bachelor’s Degrees in both Computer Science and Business Administration, from Kent State University, in Kent, Ohio and a Master’s Degree in Management Information Systems, from American University, in Washington, DC.

Mr. Odunlami’s experience includes Web Application Development, Software Engineering, IT Infrastructure Support, and IT Staff Augmentation services to both the federal government and private sector.  He has served as a Senior  Business Development Consultant to IT consulting firms in the Washington DC area.

Sam Arthur, CPA, CISA, CISSP, CISM, CGEIT - Executive Vice President

Mr. Arthur has more than twenty years of combined accounting, auditing, and consulting experience. He is an experienced leader in information technology audits and information security. Mr. Arthur has been a project director and Subject Matter Expert (SME) on several Federal and State level accounting and audit engagements. Additional competencies include FISMA, Service Organization Audits, Sarbanes Oxley 404 testing, data analysis, vulnerability assessment, and project management in varying environments. He has published whitepapers and articles on IT Audits.

Helen O. Awoyera, ESQ - Compliance Manager

Helen O . Awoyera, Esq. has over 20 years of professional experience in corporate law. She has a Master’s Degree in Law from Howard University, in Washington DC.  Mrs. Awoyera focuses primarily on financial services litigation and regulatory compliance.  She is a seasoned attorney with strong academic training and consulting skills with expertise involving sophisticated transactions in areas of finance, lending, compliance, secured transactions, purchases and sales, bankruptcy, real estate, affordable housing, and corporate tax law.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to serve our clients in the most beneficial, expeditious, and efficient manner to ensure maximum satisfaction in the most cost-effective way, bringing to bear the most excellent professional services and experience in our day-to-day activities.

We cherish, in a most excellent and notable way, the ethics of the very honorable accounting and information and communication technology professions, which we promise to uphold at all times and seasons in the discharge of our duty to our clients and the public at-large.

Our organizational structure is such that it aids in the accomplishment of our aims and objectives in a timely and orderly fashion and is comparable to any organization of international repute all over the world. We deliver our services at the most reasonable cost and with all promptness.