Ron Dickinson is a Certified Financial Planner® and CPA with over twenty years of experience serving the tax, financial planning and investment needs of hundreds of clients. His goal is to help each client achieve a well-balanced, successful retirement. Investment services are provided through a separate company located within the Dickinson & Clark CPAs, PC office. “Dickinson Investment Advisors” is a registered investment advisory company, whose mission statement is “Turning your retirement dreams into reality through proven, time tested investment solutions.”

Ron has recently written a book called “18 Common Sense Rules for Enjoying a Successful Retirement.” Visit to see how to obtain your copy.

Ron holds a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from Hastings College and a Masters Degree in Taxation from the University of Texas. Before starting the CPA firm over twenty years ago, he worked for the international accounting firm of Touche Ross & Co. He is a member of the American and Nebraska Societies of CPAs. Ron is actively involved as an elder and in the finance ministry at First Christian Church.


Francis Clark is a CPA and a native of the Council Bluffs area. Francis works with individuals and business owners on tax, accounting and management issues.

Francis has broad experience in Farm, Limited Liability Company, Corporate, and Partnership tax issues. He also advises on Estate and Trust issues. Francis has over three decades of experience in the field of public accounting.

Francis has a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from Creighton University. He also has served, and currently serves, on numerous not-for-profit boards. He is a member of the American and Iowa Societies of CPAs.