April, 2011McConnell & Jones LLP (M&J) one of Houston’s largest CPA firms is proud to announce Usman Ilyas as the new Audit Manager in the Nonprofit and Governmental sector. His focus will entail private schools, museums, and the single audit markets in the Houston and Dallas regions. With more than 10 years “Big Four” experience, he has performed various types of financial audits and compliance reviews for a variety of tax-exempt organizations.
Ilyas interest in auditing was sparked by his love for analytical thinking and helping clients. When asked about his career, Ilyas states, “Clients’ needs always takes precedence. I strive to help through hard work and solving complex compliance issues.”
Wayne McConnell, Managing Partner, says, “Usman’s customer service approach is welcomed as we continue to provide unmatched service to McConnell & Jones’ large governmental and nonprofit client base in Texas.” The firm appointed an Assurance Partner over the Nonprofit and Governmental in March of this year and has plans to increase the auditing department over the coming months. “We look forward to what the future holds for the Nonprofit and Governmental sector,” says McConnell.
Ilyas, a graduate of Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, is a member of AICPA and is a Certified Public Accountant. In his spare time he can be found spending time with his two year old son and playing golf.
About McConnell & Jones LLP:
McConnell & Jones LLP is a public accounting firm registered with the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy with offices in Houston and Dallas, Texas and Washington DC. The firm specializes financial statement audits, internal control reviews, tax planning and compliance, and strategy and business process consulting for public, private, nonprofit and government clients. McConnell & Jones is among the top 40 accounting firms in the country that audit employee benefit plans, and according to a recent survey by the Houston Business Journal, McConnell and Jones is the 17th largest CPA firm in Houston. For additional information please see www.mcconnellandjones.com.