James ("Jim") S. Griffing, CPA, CFE, Managing Shareholder

j griffing_3979_colorJim has practiced accounting for more than 34 years gaining diversified experience providing tax compliance, planning, consulting, accounting and auditing services.  After years of experience as a Regional Tax Partner with another firm, he founded Griffing & Company, P.C., a full service Certified Public Accounting firm in 1987.  Jim's education includes a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from West Chester University and a Master of Science in Taxation from Drexel University.  Jim received his Certified Public Accounting certificate in 1980, and in 1990, received his Certified Fraud Examiner certificate.

Jim is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA) and the Houston Chapter of the TSCPA.  He is a Board Member and Treasurer of the Houston Humane Society, and Board Member,  and Vice President of the Silver Fox Advisors.  Jim is past President of the Houston Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, past Chairman of the Bar Relations Sub-committee of the Houston Chapter of the TSCPA.  Jim is also a member of the Houston Estate and Financial Forum and the Houston Business and Estate Planning Council.  Additionally, Jim has presented numerous seminars on a variety of tax, accounting and consulting topics.