B.B.A. in Accounting, University of Texas at Tyler
Melinda Jones is a Certified Public Accountant with more than 25 years combined experience in banking and public accounting. Melinda leads Whitley Penn’s Financial Institutions tax practice. Her experience as a community bank CFO combined with her public accounting experience uniquely qualifies her to serve clients in all sectors. Her areas of practice include banking, real estate, ASC 740 tax provisions, and high net worth individuals. She served as the leader of the JonesBaggett Bank Tax Practice for ten years prior to the firm’s 2014 merger with Whitley Penn.
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)