George S. Sparks Jr.
Director, Barnes Dennig
George has over 30 years of experience in public accounting. Throughout his career, George has worked closely with business owners and high net worth individuals to help clients take the long view when considering their overall financial plan.
His collaborative style and thoughtful nature provide his clients with peace of mind about their financial roadmap. For many clients, this includes personal and business tax planning while also incorporating wealth, estate and retirement planning. Having an advisor who understands how all the pieces fit together and who can spark ideas for personal financial planning is the key to success.
George holds the Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) credential, which is earned by intensive study and examination. The PFS was established by the AICPA and certifies that George has the experience, ethics and expertise to address his clients' comprehensive financial planning needs, while keeping in mind the tax implications.
He is also a member of the Kenton County Parks and Recreation Board, Northern Kentucky University Alumni Association and continues to serve Barnes Dennig’s many clients. He’s a past Committee Member of the Kenton County Judge Executive’s task force to reform the County’s Health Insurance Plan and the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Education Committee.
His professional memberships include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants and the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants.
George holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Northern Kentucky University with a major in accounting.