Our Team

THE MARSHALL JONES TEAM

For over 30 years the Certified Public Accountants and Advisors at Marshall Jones have been serving Atlanta individuals and businesses. Marshall Jones has become one of the top Atlanta, GA CPA firms due to our professional and personal approach.

Charles w. Jones, CPA

Founding Partner

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Charles w. Jones

Founding Partner

Charlie Jones is the co-founder of Marshall Jones & Co along with the late Harry Marshall in October, 1984. As Senior Partner, Charlie focuses on client relationships and business development. Charlie has performed peer reviews for other CPA firms since 1990 in 9 states. He performs reviews for firms with 5-50 professionals. He became a member of the Georgia Society of CPA’s Review Acceptance Board in early 2019. Charlie’s career has consisted of auditing, contract controllership, systems and other consulting. He ensures that the firm maintains the critical quality necessary to effectively serve our clients. He holds a strong knowledge in real estate, construction, technology, distribution, government, and non profit industries. Charlie has also lead many projects in Sarbanes Oxley internal control compliance for several public companies. In addition he has been a frequent lecturer and trainer in this and other audit related areas.

Charlie’s community activities include service as an elder and Treasurer at Trinity Presbyterian Church, and past membership in Midtown Rotary where he served in numerous capacities. Charlie is also the founder of the Atlanta CPA alliance, an alliance of 15 Atlanta CPA firms.

Charlie is a graduate of Washington & Lee University, where in addition to obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce with special emphasis in accounting, he met his wife Mary Ellen Jones, a local realtor. Charlie’s daughter lives in Brooklyn with her two children where she is the Director of Marketing for a large retailer. His son and his two children live in Atlanta where he works in residential real estate.

Outside of the office, Charlie enjoys playing tennis and golf. Along with traveling, he also loves spending quality time with his four grandchildren.

(404) 231-2001 ext 404 | charlie@marshalljones.com

J. Greg Logan, CPA, CITP

Managing Partner

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J. Greg Logan

Managing Partner

Greg Logan graduated from the State University of West Georgia with a B.S. in Accounting in the summer of 2004 and was hired on with Marshall Jones shortly thereafter. He obtained his CPA license in the Winter of 2013 and his CITP in the Summer of 2016. Greg has demonstrated the ability to flourish in a constantly changing industry made possible in part through his proficiency with technology. He has been instrumental in helping the firm take advantage of technological resources to maximize the firm’s capacity and efficiency.

Greg currently oversees each team at Marshall, Jones. He is focused on mentoring his team members to ensure services provided exceed expectations. Greg has a wide range of audit experiences and has worked with clients in real estate, construction, technology, distribution, government and non-for-profit industries.

Greg is married to his wife, Ruth, and has three beautiful children. Greg contributes much of his time to his church family at Union Hill Church. In his spare time he enjoys hiking and camping with his family. Along with that, he enjoys playing video games with his daughters and cheering on the Atlanta sports teams!

(404) 231-2001 ext 403 | greg@marshalljones.com

Susan K. Hopkins, CPA

Tax Partner

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Susan K. Hopkins

Tax Partner

Susan graduated from the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Accountancy degree in 1981 and received her CPA certification in 1984. She began her career in public accounting with Arthur Andersen. Over the course of her career, she has worked in both public accounting and private industry. She has extensive audit experience and hands on experience in industry as an Accounting Manager/Assistant Controller. Susan has been in public accounting since 2006 and a member of the Marshall Jones team since 2010. She has a wide range of experience with individuals, partnerships, corporations, and non-profits in the areas of tax planning, tax strategy, tax return preparation, and IRS support. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her two children along with decorating her home and watching classic movies.

(404) 231-2001 ext 420 | susan@marshalljones.com

Nathan Lummus, CPA

Audit Partner

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Nathan Lummus

Audit Partner

Nathan joined the Marshall Jones team in 2007. He serves as the partner in charge of assurance services for the firm and is a member of the AICPA and GSCPA. As a critical part of the audit team, Nathan ensures that the audit is effectively planned, properly supervised, and executed with efficiency. Nathan prides himself in being extremely responsive to his clients and truly helping them to understand every step of the audit experience.

Nathan graduated from the University of West Georgia, where he obtained a Bachelor’s in Business Administration with a special emphasis in accounting, then in 2018,  he obtained a Master’s of Science of Accounting from Liberty University.

Nathan has been involved with church his entire life, and met his wife, Kelly, a victim advocate, in 1994 while serving at a backyard Bible school. Since then, he has served on many committees, and most recently served on the adoption ministry team at Lakewood Baptist Church in Gainesville, Georgia, a church that honors the ministries of adoption and orphan care. The call to adoption started in 2008, and Nathan and Kelly have four beautiful children.

(404) 231-2001 ext 412 | nathan@marshalljones.com

Kristen Hendricks

Partner of Firm Administration

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Kristen Hendricks

Partner of Firm Administration

Kristen joined Marshall Jones in August 2016 to handle office management duties. She holds a counseling degree from SUNY Alfred and brings over a decade of experience in client relations to our firm. Her intelligence, competitiveness, and team spirit gradually led to her assuming the newly created roles in human resources, financial management, and marketing and sales support, and the results of these efforts resulted in her promotion to full partner status as of January 1, 2019.  With an innate aptitude for business, Kristen’s goals are to assist all team members in strengthening and growing their departments and teams.

Kristen serves on the board of BrewAble, a nonprofit located in Alpharetta, Georgia that provides job training to adults with developmental disabilities. Kristen enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter. She can often be found cooking and traveling as much as possible. She is also a car enthusiast and enjoys rebuilding and racing classics with her father.

(404) 231-2001 ext 402 | kristen@marshalljones.com

Randy Shrum, CPA

Audit partner

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Randy Shrum, CPA

Audit partner

Randy joined Marshall Jones in 2020 as an Audit Partner. Prior to joining the firm, Randy was a Principal at Smith & Howard, Managing Director at Grant Thornton and a Principal at Frazier & Deeter. Randy is a quality client service provider with financial reporting expertise spanning over 25 years in public accounting with the bulk of his career focused on a large array of national and mid-size nonprofit, construction and manufacturing companies. His experience includes financial statement audits, implementation of new accounting standards, internal control assessment and improvement, governance and federal grant programs compliance. He has written and hosted several webinars on topics ranging from financial liquidity and cash forecasting to reputational risk and furthering engagement through creative use of social media.

Randy attended Indiana University, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. He is active in the community at a professional and civic level, serving as Audit Committee Chair of the Cobb Community Foundation, Audit Committee member of Center for Family Resources, former President of the Board of Directors of Nicholas House, a former member of the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants’ (GSCPA) Nonprofit Taskforce Committee and Peer Review Committee, and a board member of the GSCPA Educational Foundation. Randy is also a member of the GSCPA Leadership Council and Knights of Columbus.

Randy is married to his wife Kate, and their two boys attend the University of Georgia. Randy enjoys traveling and attending Atlanta Braves games.

(404) 231-2001 ext 424 | randy@marshalljones.com

Alice Zhou

Audit Senior

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Alice Zhou

Audit Senior

Alice Zhou Graduated from the Georgia State University with dual bachelors in Accounting and Finance. She became a part of Audit team at Marshall Jones in December 2019.  Prior to this job, she had experience working as a property accountant in a commercial real estate firm.  She prides herself on being a great team player, detailed analyst, and efficient in time management.  Alice enjoys  working  with people so she can use her knowledge to help others.

In her spare time, Alice enjoys cooking, hiking, and traveling with her family.  She travels out of the country every year to help her children learn about different cultures and to expand their minds.

(404) 231-2001 ext 407 | alice@marshalljones.com

Angela Baghdasaryan

Staff Auditor

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Angela Baghdasaryan

Staff Auditor

Angela Baghdasaryan joined the Marshall Jones team in December of 2021. She graduated from Georgia State University with a B.B.A in Accounting in 2020 and will be receiving an M.B.A with a concentration in Accounting in 2022. Throughout her school career, Angela built her professional career, working her way up to an accounting assistant position and a corporate communications manager. Angela prides herself in her work ethic, communications skills, and being a team player.

Outside of the office, Angela enjoys spending time with her big family, traveling when she can, and learning new skills along the way.

(404)231-2001 ext 408 | angela@marshalljones.com

Anna Gusalova

Accounting Associate

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Anna Gusalova

Accounting Associate

Anna joined the accounting team at Marshall Jones in 2017 with over twenty years of accounting experience. She began her career working assisting restaurants, manufacturing and whole sale corporations. She spent a large part of her career working with a prominent law firm and managing their entire accounting. Anna excels in helping companies with their analytics and budgeting. She is client-focused and effectively assists companies with payroll, monthly bank reconciliations, accounts payable/receivable, as well as corporate compliance.Outside of the office, Anna enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter as well as painting and reading.

(404) 231-2001 ext 405 | anna@marshalljones.com

Audrey L. Newman

Accounting Associate

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Audrey L. Newman

Accounting Associate

Audrey Lambert Newman joined the Marshall Jones team in February 2021.
She started her Accounting career in 2016 and obtained her Bachelor’s in Accounting from Saint Leo University in 2018.
Her prior experience includes individual tax preparation, 5+ years of payroll experience in various industries including an award-winning restaurant in north Georgia of 20 employees, a hair salon with 7 contractors and a local construction company with 300+ employees. She is currently continuing her educational journey and will soon sit for the CPA exam.

Audrey is fluent in French, Haitian Creole, and English and speaks Spanish conversationally.
In 2019, she married her middle school crush and high school sweetheart, Christian. She enjoys spending time outdoors, traveling, and creating memories with her loved ones.

(404) 231-2001 ext 413 | audrey@marshalljones.com

Diana Anusca

Audit Senior

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Diana Anusca

Audit Senior

Diana Anusca joined the Marshall Jones team in 2020 as a staff auditor. She graduated in 2019 with a B.B.A. in Accounting from the University of Georgia. She continued her educational goals and graduated in 2021 with a Master’s of Science in Accounting from Liberty University.  She intends to continue her education by receiving her CPA certification. Diana started our continuous auditing practice and has experience in auditing real estate, construction, nonprofits, and employee benefit plans.

Outside of the office, she enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, and attending sporting events. Diana also participates in her church where she teaches financial concepts.

(404) 231-2001 ext 419 | diana@marshalljones.com

Ethan Bolinger, CPA

Senior Accountant

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Ethan Bolinger

Senior Accountant

Ethan joined the Marshall Jones team in September 2021 working in the accounting department. Ethan brings with him seven years of experience in public accounting. He graduated cum laude from the University of North Georgia in 2016 with a B.B.A. in Accounting. He then went on to work for a CPA firm where he gained valuable experience in accounting, audit, and tax. Ethan gained his CPA credential in 2020.

In his free time, Ethan enjoys spending time with his wife. He is also an active member of a local church where he serves as a volunteer youth leader. Ethan also enjoys cheering on his Atlanta Hawks and Atlanta Braves, spending time outdoors, and having a nicer lawn than his neighbors.

404-231-2001 ext 425 | ethan@marshalljones.com

 

Hannah White

Audit Manager

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Hannah White

Audit Manager

Hannah is an Audit Senior in our Accounting and Assurance Services department with experience serving companies from start-up nonprofits to midsize companies in the private sector. Her industry experience includes real estate, nonprofit, government, and HUD audits; while also assisting with SOX compliance and construction audits.

Hannah graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Accounting in 2010, and Highest Honors with a Masters of Accounting in 2011, both degrees from the University of Tampa. She is a member of the Georgia Society of CPAs (GSCPA). Hannah started her career with Marshall Jones & Co. as a staff auditor in 2012.

Outside of the office, Hannah enjoys spending time with her young family and serving at her local church in Dacula, GA.

(404) 231-2001 ext 409 | hannah@marshalljones.com

Jiani Zhou

Tax Associate

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Jiani Zhou

Tax Associate

Jiani joined the tax team at Marshall Jones in 2022. She obtained her Masters in Professional Accounting from the University of Wollongong in Australia and then achieved her Masters in Accounting from Iowa State University.

Jiani has vast experience in accounting. She started her career in industry working as an internal accountant and switched to public accounting in 2015 where she gained knowledge in accounting and tax for small to midsize businesses and their owners. While she has a love for tax she is also experienced in all aspects of accounting. She also enjoys researching changes in the accounting world to ensure her knowledge is always up to date.

In her spare time, Jiani enjoys many hobbies including music and loves playing volleyball.

404.231.2001 ext 414 | jiani@marshalljones.com

Julie chen, CPA

Tax Manager

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Julie chen

Tax Manager

Julie specializes in tax compliance and planning for corporations and individuals. She has over 15 years of experience working with clients in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, technology, restaurants and not for profit organizations. Prior to joining Marshall Jones and Company, Julie gained valuable experience at local Atlanta firms. Originally trained to be an engineer, Julie prefers working with people more than equipment, so she put her strong analytical and math skills to work as an accountant. Julie enjoys helping people understand their financial position and make good tax decisions. Julie likes music, ballroom dancing and traveling all over the world.

(404) 231-2001 ext 421 |julie@marshalljones.com

June Park, CPA

Senior Tax Associate

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June Park

Senior Tax Associate

June joined Marshall Jones in 2014, shortly after moving from California. She graduated from UCLA with a B.A. in Business Economics and Minor in Accounting. She started her career in tax at a public accounting firm in Los Angeles and enjoyed serving entertainers, directors, writers, and other high net-worth clients with various tax returns and projections.

June brings her strengths in a strong sense of ownership and attention to detail to support the Marshall Jones tax team with a wide range of tax return preparations and projections. She believes in the importance of learning about clients and what they do to help lower their tax burden. Her goal is to provide practical tax services to clients so that they can focus on their businesses while relying on their tax professionals.

In her spare time, June enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

(404) 231-2001 ext 403 |june@marshalljones.com

Kelly Liu, CPA

Senior Tax Associate

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Kelly Liu

Senior Tax Associate

Kelly joined the tax team at Marshall Jones in 2021. Prior to joining Marshall Jones, Kelly worked for different local public accounting firms and has experience in many aspects of accounting work, specifically tax planning and tax return preparation.

Kelly graduated from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte with an MS Degree, Finance Concentration. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants.

In her spare time, Kelly enjoys watching movies and spending time with her family.

404-231-2001 ext 418 | kelly@marshalljones.com

Lisa Cole

Accounting Associate

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Lisa Cole

Accounting Associate

Lisa has been a part of the team at Marshall Jones since 2020. Her career in accounting started early on while still in high school and quickly she realized that accounting was the best career path for her. She has worked for many different companies and given the opportunity to learn and excel at various aspects of accounting as she worked her way up to a full charge bookkeeper. She has experience in retail, manufacturing, salons, general contracting and many more.

When not working, she lives for her two young grandsons. She will always jump at the opportunity to travel to Alabama to visit them.

404-231-2001 ext 431 | lisa@marshalljones.com

Lisette Rodriguez

Administrator

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Lisette Rodriguez

Administrator

Lisette joined the Marshall Jones team in January 2020. With over 10 years of customer service experience, she uses her unique experiences from living and being educated in New York and Arizona to bring professionalism and charisma to the newly created role of Administrative Assistant.

In her free time, she enjoys cooking, spending time with her fiance and fur babies, and entertaining her extended family.

(404) 231-2001 ext. 422 | lisette@marshalljones.com

Lumumba Angoy

Tax Associate

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Lumumba Angoy

Tax Associate

Lumumba joined Marshall Jones in 2022, just about a year after moving from New York. He graduated from Pace University with a BBA  in Public Accounting and an MBA in Financial management. He started his career in 2008 at a large public accounting firm in New York, serving mostly investment partnerships and high net-worth clients. He also had his own private practice for the past 8 years.

Lumumba brings his experience and attention to detail to support the Marshall Jones tax team with a wide range of tax return projects. He believes in learning about clients and what they do to help them with tax compliance. His goal is to provide practical tax services to clients so that they can focus on their businesses.

In his spare time, Lumumba enjoys running, gardening, DIY woodworking projects and spending time with his family. He is a camper and loves the outdoors.

404-231-2001 ext 408 | lumumba@marshalljones.com

Mallory Howard

Audit Senior

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Mallory Howard

Audit Senior

Mallory joined the Marshall Jones team in June of 2020. She graduated in 2019 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Augusta University. While in school, she was a member of the Women’s Track and Field Team, where she threw javelin and hammer. She is currently continuing her education at Georgia Southern University and will graduate in December of 2022 with a Master of Accountancy. She also intends to obtain her CPA certification within the next year.

Mallory has 3 years of public accounting and auditing experience. Her experience includes working with various industries and client bases, including non-profit, construction, distribution, and employee benefit plans. She enjoys working with her clients to provide outstanding auditing services and to build meaningful, valuable relationships.

In her free time, Mallory enjoys spending time with her family and friends, being outdoors, and attending sporting events.

(404) 231-2001 | mallory@marshalljones.com

Maria Bain, MSA

Senior Accountant

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Maria Bain

Senior Accountant

Maria Bain joined the Marshall Jones team with more than 20 years accounting experience ranging
various industries; such as, real estate, construction, non-profit and government accounting. Maria
attended Keller Graduate School of Management at DeVry University where she received a Master of
Science degree in Accounting. Prior to joining Marshall Jones, she served in executive positions from
Assistant Controller of a reputable payroll company to Chief Financial Officer of a land development
company.
In her spare time, Maria plays several instruments which include flute, guitar, ukulele and harmonica.
Along with her appreciation for music, she enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her
daughter.

(404) 231-2001 ext 406 | maria@marshalljones.com

Mary Helen Jackson

Senior Controller

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Mary Helen Jackson

Senior Controller

Mary Helen joined the team in 2018 and brought 15+ years of experience serving as an outsourced controller to individuals, small business entrepreneurs and small to moderate size companies in the real estate, construction and consulting areas. In her role at Marshall Jones, Mary Helen effectively and independently manages the cash flow, budgets, accounts payable and accounts receivable of multiple clients while maintaining accuracy and financial integrity of all accounting functions.

Prior to her work in accounting, Mary Helen held positions in human resources at a major Fortune 500 company as well as roles as a senior programmer analyst in IT. Outside of work, Mary Helen focuses her time on developing and enhancing her metal smith skills through adult education as well as through her fully equipped home studio.

(404) 231-2001 ext 410 | maryhelen@marshalljones.com

Melanie Whitworth, CPA

Senior Tax Manager

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Melanie Whitworth

Senior Tax Manager

Melanie Whitworth has over 35 years of experience in accounting and taxation related to small businesses and individuals with a specialization in commercial and residential real estate development, construction and management. A summa cum laude graduate of the University of Alabama, she began her career with Arthur Andersen & Co. in Atlanta., where she was a member of the family tax and estate planning team and served on the accounts of major southeastern real estate and development companies. In 1987, she joined Taylor & Mathis as Tax Manager and Chief Financial Analyst, a position she held for 10 years. In 1997, Melanie formed her own firm specializing in providing complex tax and financial analysis for developers, construction companies, real estate management companies, and high net worth individuals with substantial investments in real estate.

Melanie sold her firm in January 2015 and retired until 2018 when she joined Marshall Jones as a Senior Tax Manager. Melanie is responsible for a wide range of tax planning, projections, and compliance. Her analytical skills and strong attention to detail has proven to be a great asset when working with clients.

When not working, Melanie enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.

(404) 231-2001 ext 416 | melanie@marshalljones.com

Payal Agarwal

Audit Supervisor

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Payal Agarwal

Audit Supervisor

Payal Agarwal joined the Marshall Jones team towards the end of 2018.

She moved from India and holds a Chartered Accountant Degree.

Prior to joining Marshall Jones and Company, Payal gained valuable experience at Ernst & Young, Bangalore, India. While working at EY, she was responsible for reviewing financial statements audits of various public and Private Companies of different sectors.

She has experience in providing assurance on financial statements and has strong analytical and issue identification skills. Payal plans to further her education in Audits and Accountancy Field by working towards her CPA designation.

While not at work, Payal enjoys spending time with her beautiful family. She has been married to her husband, Ankit, since 2018. Payal also enjoys playing games and watching Sitcoms during her free time.

payal@marshalljones.com

Prashanthi Pokala

Senior Accountant

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Prashanthi Pokala

Senior Accountant

Prashanthi joined the Marshall Jones team in April 2022 as a Senior Accounting Associate. She obtained her Masters in Accounting while in India. She brings 10 years of experience in accounting.

Prior to joining Marshall Jones, Prashanthi gained valuable experience from many local public accounting firms where she handled small to mid- size business accounting and taxes. She also worked for a privately held manufacturing company where she managed the entire accounting department.

Outside of the office she enjoys spending time with family, cooking and traveling along with a special focus on volunteering to assist people in need.

404-231-2001 ext 427 |

Sabina Lam, CPA

Accounting Director

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Sabina Lam

Accounting Director

Sabina Lam has more than 15 years of financial reporting, accounting, auditing, budgeting, forecasting, and general ledger analysis experience. Prior to joining Marshall Jones, she served in senior financial positions from the controller to VP of Finance for various companies.

Sabina is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the Georgia Society of CPAs and The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She holds a Master of Business Administration from Mercer University and a Master of Accounting and Financial Management from the Keller Graduate School of Management

Sabina loves the outdoors and she is a car fanatic.

404-231-2001 ext 427 | prashanthi@marshalljones.com

Savanna Pangborn

Administrator

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Savanna Pangborn

Administrator

Savanna Joined the Marshall Jones team in January of 2021 and holds a Bachelors in Sociology from Kennesaw State University. She has 10 years of Office Administration/Customer Support and has career goals for Human Resources. Her willingness to go above and beyond made her a great addition to the Administrative team. She enjoys learning new skills that will allow her to become a beneficial part of the Marshall Jones team.

In her free time she enjoys the great outdoors with her husband, spending time with family and friends as well as attending Atlanta Sporting Events. She and her husband will welcome their first child in May of this year!
(404) 231-2001 ext 426 | savanna@marshalljones.com

Timothy Mattackal

Audit Senior

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Timothy Mattackal

Audit Senior

Timothy joined Marshall Jones in May of 2022 after moving to the Atlanta area from Ohio. He graduated in 2018 with a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and Finance and subsequently worked for the Ohio Auditor of State for four years, including over a year as an Audit Manager. During this time, Timothy was able to build a wealth of experience performing and overseeing GAGAS audits for a wide variety of entities and conducting Federal single audits.

In his spare time, Timothy enjoys spending time with his wife Alex and his two cats, Bagheera and Mowgli, reading books and watching soccer and baseball.

(404) 231-2001 ext 427 | timothy@marshalljones.com