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About Us

Mission Statement

Terry Jones & Associates, PC's mission is to provide our clients with personalized attention and a commitment to service that addresses not only today's needs but also tomorrow's plans. We believe that our personalized attention and commitment will help our clients achieve success. We are dedicated to helping our clients reach their financial goals. Our dedication is shown by our timeliness, thoroughness and accuarcy.

Firm History

For more than 30 years, we have focused on exceeding our clients' expectations with solutions that are custom-tailored to their specific needs. We give personal attention to each client and provide solutions to their individual problems or concerns. As we have grown and continue to grow, we remain committed to offering our clients a combination of state-of-the-art technology, a thorough understanding of the latest financial developments and unsurpassed financial know-how.

Our Team

C. Terry Jones, CPA, CFP®, CRPC®, PFS, CSEP, MBA

terry@tjonescpa.com

Terry is the president of Terry Jones & Associates, PC. He founded the firm in 1980 after working for another large CPA firm in Mobile for several years. For more than thirty years, Terry has held primary responsibility for client service at the principal level providing tax, financial planning and business consulting.

Terry is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Alabama and Mississippi. He obtained both his BS in Accounting and his MBA from the University of South Alabama. Terry also holds the professional designations of Certified Financial Planner (CFP®), Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC®), Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) and Certified Specialist in Estate Planning (CSEP). In addition, he has his life and heath insurance licenses.

He is married to Meridy Lyle Jones and has 2 children and 3 grandchildren.

Mary Clare Zelenka, Managing Accountant

maryclare@tjonescpa.com

Mary Clare has been with the firm since 1987. She holds a BS degree in Business Administration from the Mississippi University for Women. Prior to joining the firm, she worked in private and governmental accounting in Mississippi. As a senior accountant, Mary Clare handles small business accounting, prepares corporate and partnership tax returns, and provides consulting to clients who use QuickBooks and CheckBook Solutions as their accounting software.

She has 2 children, a son-in-law, daughter-in-law, and 2 grandchildren. Mary Clare loves spending time with her friends and grandchildren and playing pickleball.

Tiffaney Jones, Senior Accountant

tiffaney@tjonescpa.com

Tiffaney has been with the firm since March 2006. Although she specializes in the preparation of individual tax returns, she also handles small business accounting, prepares corporate and partnership returns, and provides consulting to clients who use QuickBooks as their accounting software. She holds a BS degree in Biology and a BS degree in Nursing.

She is married to Leroy LaShone Jones and has 1 child.

Cindie Hall, Staff Accountant

cindie@tjonescpa.com

Cindie has been with the firm since 2012. She handles payroll services, small business accounting, prepares corporate and partnership returns, and provides consulting to clients who use QuickBooks and CheckBook Solutions as their accounting software.

She is married to Lance Hall and has 1 child.

Sheila Midgette, Receptionist

sheila@tjonescpa.com

Sheila has been with the firm since December 2012. She has many important tasks but the most important may be that she is the first smile to greet you. She manages the front office and is the liaison between clients and accounting staff. She also has previous banking & bookkeeping experience.

Sheila is a native of Mobile and enjoys spending time with her 3 children and 7 grandchildren.