Frances A. Aitken, CPA
Chief Operating Officer
Berks County Community
Franki Aitken is chief operating officer for Berks County Community
Foundation in Reading, overseeing the management of the foundation’s assets and
the operations of the foundation’s building. Aitken also works with local estate
and financial planners on complex estate planning functions and assists their
clients with designing charitable legacies.
Franki received her Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from
Widener University. In 2014, Lehigh Valley Business gave Aitken the CFO of the
Year Community Service Award and the Greater Reading Chamber of Commerce and
Industry selected her for the ATHENA Award, which honors professional
excellence, community service, and active assistance to women in their
attainment of professional excellence.
Franki is a past president of PICPA’s Reading Chapter and a current
member of the Pennsylvania CPA Foundation and CPA-PAC boards. In addition to her
volunteer leadership with the PICPA, Aitken is a trustee of the Law Foundation
of Berks County.