Our Management Team

Our Partners

When you engage MaloneBailey, LLP to deliver your compliance services, you engage a partner of our firm to lead, and deliver, your services. In this new age of Sarbanes-Oxley regulation, our firm is unique in that we meet the “partner turnover” requirements, having at least five qualified audit partners. Our team is comprised of experienced tax and audit professionals with both big firm and small firm backgrounds. Their biographies tell their story.


John Malone of MaloneBailey AccountingJohn C. Malone, JD, CPA
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SEC Practice Leader for MaloneBailey, LLP, John specializes in delivering audit and tax services to publicly-traded and closely-held clients in a number of industries including high technology, retail, telecommunications, construction, oil and gas, entertainment, professional services and light manufacturing. Prior to founding the firm in 1982, John held audit positions in a Big Four firm and two large local Houston firms. John’s background as an attorney and CPA is very helpful when he is helping his publicly-traded clients navigate SEC reporting requirements. John also has specialized training in business valuation, expert witness testimony and preparation of forecasts and projections.

Wesley Middleton - MaloneBailey AccountingWesley Middleton, Jr., CPA
Wesley Middleton’s biography
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Wesley Middleton, CPA is a Tax Partner at MaloneBailey, LLP, with a background in corporate, partnership, and individual tax compliance and consulting services. Prior to joining MaloneBailey, LLP, Wesley served as the Tax Director and member of the Executive Committee of a large Houston CPA Firm. Wesley began his career as an auditor with a construction niche CPA firm in Mobile, Alabama where he gained extensive audit, accounting and tax experience. Wesley has used this breadth of experience to advise and consult with clients in a variety of industries including construction, manufacturing, health care, professional services, oil and gas and retail.

Jay Norris of MaloneBailey Accounting FirmJay Norris, CPA
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Jay brings over 15 years of combined public and private industry accounting and management experience, beginning his audit career at Ernst & Young and later working in private industry in corporate controller positions. His public and private industry experience includes SEC compliance and SOX implementation. He has experience in a variety of industries including oil and gas, power, construction, airline services, healthcare, and manufacturing.

George Qin of MaloneBailey Accounting FirmGeorge Qin, CPA, CMA, MBA
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George’s extensive oil and gas audit expertise includes auditing and accounting for oil and gas exploration and production (upstream), trading and marketing (mid-stream), and refineries (downstream). His SEC reporting experience includes Forms 10-K, 10-Q, S-1, S-3, and S-4 filings. George also has proficiency guiding clients through their initial implementation of SOX, preparing consolidated financial statements, and leading clients through mergers and acquisitions, master limited partnership formations, and initial public offerings. While a senior manager at Deloitte, he taught oil & gas accounting and auditing classes nationally.

Steven Vertucci of MaloneBailey Accounting FirmSteven C. Vertucci, CPA
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Steven specializes in audits of public companies in industries such as manufacturing, telecommunications, oil and gas, real estate, high-technology and various service industries. Prior to joining MaloneBailey, LLP, Steven served on active duty for the 2nd ACR in the U.S. Army as a Weapons Specialist.

Stan Raines of MaloneBailey Accounting FirmStan Raines, CPA
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Stan is a Tax Partner at MaloneBailey, LLP and a leader of the Private Company Practice Team. Stan joined MaloneBailey, LLP in 2008 as a Tax Manager and has played a central role in developing the firm’s tax department. Stan has over 10 years of experience with tax and accounting services. Prior to MaloneBailey, Stan worked at Gainer, Donnelly & Desroches, LLP and Grant Thornton.

Stan earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration in Accounting and Finance from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas.

Allan Dulany of MaloneBailey Accounting FirmAllan Dulany, CPA
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Allan is an Audit Partner and is responsible for overseeing quality control and training. Allan brings nearly fifteen years of public accounting experience with both SEC and private companies. In addition to having international and multinational accounting experience, Allan also has significant oil & gas and chemical industry experience. Allan started his CPA career at Ernst & Young, but spent the majority of his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers. He has provided assurance and attestation services for a variety of public and private companies mainly in the oil & gas industry. While at PwC, he completed a two year tour in Angola, Africa, serving as the Angola office champion for various areas such as audit quality, risk management, oil & gas and US GAAP.

He most recently spent time at the PCAOB where he worked primarily on the inspection of large domestic and international accounting firms. During his time at PCAOB, Dulany provided oil & gas expertise. Allan is a Texas CPA and earned his BS in Business Administration from the University of Houston.


Senior Managers 

Leah Gonzales of MaloneBailey LLP Accounting Firm
Leah Gonzales

James Zapata of MaloneBailey LLP Accounting Firm
James Zapata, CPA


Jeff Labay of MaloneBailey LLP
Jeff Labay, CPA

Marilyn Long of MaloneBailey LLP
Marilyn Long

Debi McCulley of MaloneBailey LLP
Debi McCulley
Human Resources Manager

Jon Meadows of MaloneBailey LLP
Jon Meadows JD, CPA


Caroline Rosen of MaloneBailey LLP
Caroline Rosen
Marketing & Communications

Frank Sharp of MaloneBailey LLP
Frank Sharp, CPA

Carolyn Stanton of MaloneBailey LLP
Carolyn Stanton, CPA

Jaddy Wang of MaloneBailey LLP
Jaddy Wang, CPA