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Bernie Francis

Chief Executive Officer

Chief Executive Officer and BCS co-founder, Bernie Francis holds an undergraduate degree in Management Information Systems from the University of Texas at Dallas. Mr. Francis attended Dartmouth University's Minority Business Executive Program, and he is also a war veteran who served his country in the United States Air Force.

Mr. Francis has focused on developing true partnerships with both clients and consultants, taking time to fully understand their needs and preferences. He believes that in order to succeed, "BCS must earn the respect and trust of our clients every day."

Mr. Francis is strongly committed to community involvement, leading and participating in a variety of groups and organizations:

  • CEO, Business Control Systems, LP
  • CEO, First Class Caregivers, Inc.
  • Chairman, Texas State University System Board of Regents
  • Past chair, Texas State Technical College board of Regents
  • Current Board Member & Past Chair, Workforce Solutions for North Central Texas
  • Executive Committee Member, Governor’s Business Council
  • Member, Governor’s Higher Education and Global Competitiveness Council
  • Board member and Secretary, Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation
  • Member, Edgemere Senior Living Community Board of Directors
  • Member, Slayton Senior Living Community Board of Directors
  • Board Member, Querencia Senior Living Community
  • Board Member, Character Coalition of North Texas
  • Former City Councilman, Carrollton, Texas

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