James M. Powers, CPA, MBA


James M. Powers is a partner in the West Chester office of Maillie LLP and is one of the firm’s specialists in auditing local government and not-for-profit sectors, as well as financial, automobile dealerships and manufacturing markets. 

Professional Background
  • Jay joined the Maillie LLP as a partner in 1982.  He earned his CPA in 1977.  Prior to joining the firm, he worked for the firm Touche Ross & Company
  • Villanova University – Bachelor of Science (BS), Accounting, 1974
  • Temple University - Masters of Business Administration (MBA), 1980
Professional Memberships & Credentials
  • Certified Public Accountant Pennsylvania
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA)
Personal Activities
  • Chester County Estate Planning Council (Past President)
  • Barclay Friends (Past Treasurer)
  • Lions Club member and Melvin Jones Fellow recipient