Brian Muia became a Shareholder with Jones and Kolb in August of 2016. Prior to joining the firm in 2008, Brian specialized in audit with a national public accounting firm. Today, his practice focuses on helping not-for-profit organizations (such as private schools, membership organizations, foundations and other charitable organizations), real estate companies, employee benefit plans, construction companies and other private entities with their attest needs.
Brian is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants (GSCPA) where he is a graduate of the 2012 Leadership Academy. Brian serves on the Nonprofit Conference and Employee Benefit Plan Conference Task Forces for the GSCPA. In addition to assisting clients, Brian is a regular speaker with several organizations including the Tax Exempt Association (TEA) Group, which focuses on the accounting, tax and administrative issues faced by nonprofit organizations. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia, where he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration.
A Georgia boy through and through, Brian grew up in Dalton, Georgia and now resides in Dunwoody with his wife, Betsy, and their son and daughter, Thomas and Campbell. He loves playing golf, searching out the best beaches and watching sports, especially if the Georgia Bulldogs or Pittsburgh Steelers are involved. He is a Boy Scout Leader – and an Eagle Scout himself – who enjoys volunteering with his church, Dunwoody United Methodist, and local shelters as well as coaching community youth sporting teams and serving as a tournament director and rules official at many local, state and national golf competitions. Brian is also a member of the Atlanta Athletic Club.