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The BORSA Team

Helping You Financing a Business with Your Retirement Plan

Our Team

Douglas A. Dickey, CPA, CEPA 281-488-2022

Is one of the founding Partners of DRDA, PLLC. Doug is one of the founders of the Firm and has been in the practice of public accounting for 28 years. He manages a staff of over 50 employees, 20 of which are CPAs. He works with businesses on mergers and acquisitions, structuring of transactions, sourcing financing through debt and equity, profit optimization, and exit/transition planning. Doug is widely recognized as the expert authority on the ERISA and Internal Revenue Code sections that govern the use of 401(k)s retirement plans in financing a business start-up. Doug has lectured and taught accredited courses on this topic to CPAs and CFPs, across the US. Doug has taught courses to lenders on compliance with the BORSA structure through NAGGL and Coleman Publishing.

Kyla O'Dell, CPA 281-488-2022

Is a Senior Accountant at DRDA, PLLC. Kyla has 26 years public accounting experience serving clients in many different industries with their tax and accounting needs. She has been a CPA since 1986 and a member of AICPA since 1987. Kyla is an expert advisor on the structure and tax implications of the BORSA. She earned her Bachelor of Science Business Administration at West Virginia University.

Suzy Granger 281-954-6023

Is the National Business Development Officer for the BORSA™ team. Suzy has been with DRDA, PLLC since the very first BORSA™ client was engaged in 2002. Since the team’s launch, Suzy has developed the marketing strategy, marketing collateral, and coordinated events and trade show participation. She has also developed, and continues to develop, our network of referring partners. Helping people realize their entrepreneurial dreams is what excites Suzy about her job. Her professional associations include Texas Association of Business Brokers, International Business Brokers Association, Houston Association for Government Guaranteed Lenders, National Association of Government Guaranteed lenders where she heads up the Associate Members Committee and serves on the North Texas Association of Government Guaranteed Lenders and the National Association of Professional Women. Suzy volunteers for the Texas Center for the Missing where she sits Board of Directors. She lives in League City, Texas and enjoys spending time with her family, their numerous rescue animals, sailing, motorcycles, hot rods, and is passionate about books and reading.