James H. Hess, CPA

Managing Principal


Certifications & Memberships

Certified Public Accountant since 1982
FINRA- Series 65 license

When Did You Start With W&H?

Co-founded with Ed Whitcomb in 1983


Bachelor's in Accounting – Ohio Northern University

Favorite Thing About Working At W&H?

Every day has unique challenges and opportunities. And we get free parking!


Ashland University – Board of Trustees
Park Street Brethren Church – Leadership Board   


Ashland, Ohio

Best Thing About North-Central Ohio?

The people. They really do care about each other. They willingly give of themselves in order to make this a great place to live and work.    


Traveling with Margaret Ann
Spending time with grandchildren

Favorite Book Or Movie?

Anything on leadership

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