Southeastern‐based CPA firm Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC, is proud to announce
the appointment of four new firm partners, effective Sept. 1.
Jon Schultz, CPA, is a Partner with Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC in the Firm’s Atlanta office. Jon received his
BBA in Accounting from Georgia Southern University in 2004, and his Masters of Accounting (MACC)
from Georgia Southern University in 2005, and has since been with Mauldin & Jenkins.
Jon specializes in providing various attestation and consulting services for the not‐for‐profit & education
practice. In addition, Jon has significant experience in providing various attestation and consulting
services for the entrepreneurial services practice; including construction, healthcare, and professional
Jon is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Georgia Society of
Certified Public Accountants (GSCPA), the National and Southern Association of College and University
Business Officers (NACUBO and SACOBO), Cobb Chamber of Commerce, Cherokee Chamber of
Commerce, and the Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce.
Matt Hisey, CPA, is a Partner with Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC in the Firm’s Chattanooga, TN, office. Matt
received his B.S. from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and has worked in public accounting
since 2008, joining Mauldin & Jenkins in 2015.
Matt provides a wide range of both individual and business tax services. He enjoys working closely with
small‐to‐medium sized business owners and assisting individuals with tax savings and estate planning.
He also has extensive experience with not‐for‐profit tax compliance including community foundations,
educational institutions (secondary and college) and private foundations.
He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accounts (AICPA), Tennessee Society of
Public Accountants (TSCPA), Hamilton Place Chattanooga Rotary, Chattanooga Tax Practitioners, and
Chattanooga Estate Planning Council. He also serves on the firm’s Tax Committee and is a member of
Silverdale Baptist Church.
Trey Scott, CPA, is a Partner with Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC in the Firm’s Savannah, GA, office. Trey has
been with Mauldin & Jenkins since 2008, after obtaining his Master of Professional Accountancy degree
from the University of West Georgia. Trey has been licensed as a certified public accountant since 2010,
and is currently licensed to practice in the States of Florida and Georgia.
Trey works in the governmental practice of Mauldin & Jenkins, and his experience covers a wide variety
of state and local governments in Georgia, South Carolina, and Florida.
Trey is involved in a variety of organizations to both support the governmental industry and to promote
the CPA profession overall. Trey is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, the Georgia Institute of
Certified Public Accountants, the Florida Institute of CPA’s, the Georgia Government Finance Officer’s
Association, and the Government Finance Officer’s Association.
Kristen Lord, CPA, is the Chief Financial Officer of Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC. Kristen received her B.B.A in
Accounting and a Masters of Accountancy from Georgia Southern University and works out of the
Atlanta office of Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC.
Kristen joined Mauldin & Jenkins in 2006, and focused her career on audits of financial institutions
before transitioning to the CFO role.
Kristen is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of
Certified Public Accountants. She is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Georgia. She has
attended the National Banking School at the University of Virginia. She was a member of the Leadership
Cobb Class of 2015. Kristen currently serves on the Georgia Southern Alumni Association Board of
Directors and the Leadership Cobb Alumni Association Executive Board. Kristen was a 2017 Cobb Young
Professionals Next Generation Award nominee and a 2016 Georgia Southern University Alumni 40
Under 40 award recipient.