Tyler Hodgson, CPA
Tyler is a founding partner and in-charge of Business Development. He is a Marine Corps Veteran, with accounting and finance experience in real estate, senior living, and mortgage industries. Tyler is also an active real estate investor with experience in various facets of real estate investing.
Tyler is not a traditional CPA. While many CPAs work at various sized public accounting firms in their early CPA years, he used his CPA expertise to complement his entrepreneurial spirit. Tyler founded NXT Mortgage, a residential mortgage brokerage, in 2016, and dedicates much of his time as NXT’s President and Chief Loan Officer. His love for real estate and accounting also helped spur the idea to start a full-service CPA firm, catering to real estate investors and fellow entrepreneurs.
Tyler’s primary role at the firm is to support the client services teams in their duties, allowing them to focus on their respective areas of expertise. Tyler’s real estate investing and mortgage lending experience add to the firm’s holistic approach to providing a wide variety of financial services for clients.
Tyler resides in Lewisville, Texas with his awe-inspiring wife, Kimberly, who works as the Director of Business Administration for a mid-size civil engineering firm. Tyler and Kim enjoy playing sand volleyball and traveling.
You can learn more about Tyler’s professional experience by visiting his LinkedIn profile.
Jeff Nash, CPA, CFP
Jeff Nash, CPA, CFP®, is a founding partner and in-charge of Tax and Financial Planning. He has over 20 years of diversified experience which previously included working for the “Big 4” public accounting firms, private family-owned companies focused on energy and real estate, and a wealth management firm. Jeff received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Oklahoma and his Master of Taxation from Mississippi State University.
Jeff is particularly proficient in working with real estate professionals (passive investors, active rehabbers and renovators, wholesalers, and realtors) and business owners of various types and sizes.
Jeff is a CPA in the traditional sense when it comes to income taxes and financial accounting, but his range of experience and expertise is broad and extends into insurance, traditional and alternative investment management, and retirement plan design, implementation, and advisory services. His objective is to work with both individuals and businesses to identify, analyze, and recommend strategies to optimize their income tax situation, avoid expenses, and help them build and maximize wealth.
Jeff is also a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professional and owns and operates Nashional Investments (a registered investment advisor firm) and Nashional Insurance (an insurance agency), which are both separate third-party entities, to provide a holistic and efficient financial services experience for clients.
Jeff resides in McKinney, Texas, with his versatile and amazing wife Whitney, who works closely with HNG as a separate business owner of two niche tax-oriented businesses.
You can learn more about Jeff’s professional experience by visiting his LinkedIn profile.
Jon Gwynn, CPA
Jon Gwynn, CPA, is a founding partner and in-charge of Audit and Assurance Services. Jon has over 20 years of audit and accounting experience which previously included working for the “Big 4” and regional public accounting firms, and has extensive experience working with privately held and publicly traded companies. He has worked extensively with varying sizes of companies and industries, including oil and gas, construction, healthcare, manufacturing, distribution, service, and non-profit. Jon received a Bachelor of Science and Master of Accounting from the University of Alabama.
Jon was previously a manager with ALPS Alternative Investment Services (formerly Kaufman Rossin Fund Services), a third-party fund administrator headquartered in Miami. Jon was the leader of the firm’s Dallas office Private Equity practice, specializing in oil and gas funds and real estate funds. In addition, he led the firm’s Energy group.
Jon is an active member of the Council of Petroleum Accountants Societies (COPAS), and previously served as President of the Dallas chapter. Jon resides in Frisco, Texas, with his wife Kami, who does awesome work as a Registered Nurse at Baylor University Medical Center, their two sports-crazed boys, JJ and Dylan, and their new addition to the family, a chocolate lab.
You can learn more about Jon’s professional experience by visiting his LinkedIn profile.