Our franchisees come first.


We work for the franchise owner.

The guiding principle in our business is helping people to help people. We know that serving others needs is our truest measure of success. This is our way of giving back and improving economic conditions for small businesses. As the Franchisor, we consider ourselves to be the "Center". It starts with us. It is up to Succentrix Business Advisors to teach, train, nurture, and support each office owner. This is our franchise philosophy, one of partnership and commitment.


Meet the management team

Alan Padgett

Alan Padgett, President - Since 1970 Alan has devoted his life to teaching accountants how to start and successfully build an accounting practice. Alan has trained hundreds of accountants to do just that. He is constantly looking for new ways to streamline the accounting industry.

Alan prides himself with a hands-on management style that offers training and mentoring of each franchise owner in marketing and business operations. His desire is to help each franchise owner to be the best they can be. His goal is simple: “If we train the accountant correctly and help them develop confidence in their abilities, they will pass it along to small business America." Alan understands that when you help people to help people, you in turn succeed, and oftentimes surpass your own personal goals. Learn more.

Johnette Young Padgett

Johnette Young Padgett, Corporate Treasurer - Johnette brings over 40 years of diverse business and community service experience. She has owned her own business, and helped to build and expand a multi-million dollar real estate development, construction, and property management company.

It is Johnette's vision to be part of an economic solution that can provide hope, healing, and opportunity. "Our company was designed as an opportunity to offer permanent and thriving improvement to the small business marketplace throughout America, using sound, ethical principles and values as our guide towards the greater good." Learn more.

A. Wayne Nix

A. Wayne Nix, Vice President of Operations - A licensed CPA in the state of Georgia, Wayne brings over 35 years of experience in accounting and taxation. Wayne has been actively involved with franchising for over 17 years, providing support and consultation in the areas of taxation, accounting, software, and general business. He has provided hands-on training for franchise owners, published monthly newsletter articles, and participated in the development of educational webcasts. Learn more.

Andrea Williams

Andrea Williams, Vice President of Marketing - Andrea Williams began her career in marketing and management in 1990. For the last twenty five years, she has engaged in publishing, training, public relations and writing. From customer service to planning and development, Andrea has supported entrepreneurs on every level. Andrea attended Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia where she earned a degree in Communication with minors in psychology and graphic design. Having lived in New Mexico, New York and Indiana before moving to Georgia, she prides herself on her ability to adapt and integrate as well as relate to all people regardless of setting. Learn more.

Angel Terry

Angel Terry, Senior Accountant - Athens, Georgia is home base for Succentrix Business Advisors corporate office and senior accountant and business advisor Angel Terry. Angel is a native Georgian who has spent her career working as an accounting professional in the healthcare industry, for boards of education and as a consultant. Learn more.


With Succentrix Business Advisors at the core of your business strategy, you are free to do what you do best: assist your clients.

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1 Huntington Road, Suite 702
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