Meet Our Team

Elizabeth Dressler Santaus


Elizabeth Dressler Santaus has over twenty-eight years of experience in the financial accounting software and bookkeeping industry. With previous experience consulting and as CFO for three sister companies in Branford, Elizabeth knows how to help businesses prosper and grow. She has consulted, trained, and provided bookkeeping services for more than 300 small businesses in Connecticut and New York since launching Dressler Santaus LLC in 2006. She has been a QuickBooks trainer for the Community Economic Development Fund's Bridgeport location and currently presents seminars in conjunction with SCORE.

Darryl Santaus


Darryl Santaus brings years of information technology and software experience to his clients. He has designed and developed modifications of high-end financial software for a variety of clients in diverse industries such as healthcare, gaming and retail. With his project management skills, Darryl recommends software solutions, coordinates installation and manages data migration for small business clients. Darryl is a fourth degree black belt in Tang Soo Do and owns a martial arts studio in West Haven

Elizabeth Dressler Santaus, Darryl Santaus, Linda Colman bookkeeping serice


For forty years Linda Colman has provided bookkeeping services for all types of small businesses. In 1978 she started Colman Bookkeeping Services LLC in the Westville section of New Haven and has focused on working with non-profit and community organizations as well as small businesses. Linda has a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Temple University's Tyler School of Art and she is currently studying sculpting. 


Our Values

Professionalism:  We take pride in our work, it's accuracy, presentation, and clarity.

Integrity:  Our clients' names and finances are kept confidential at all times. We recognize the trust that our clients have placed in us and strive to honor that.

Expertise:  We bring years of experience with us: in every industry, with every business size, on multiple financial software platforms. 

Curiosity:  Technology, tax laws, and reporting requirements are changing constantly. We are always learning. If we do not know the answers, we'll find out.

Understanding:  In an age when out-sourcing and automated phone systems are part of our economy, we desire to be local, accessible, and compassionate. We see ourselves as an extension of our clients' companies and an integral part of their success.