Our Team

With more than fifty years of combined experience, our qualified team is dedicated to providing our clients with outstanding service. They do so by pulling from their diverse backgrounds and wide range of experience.

We are always looking for new talent. If you are interested in learning about open opportunities, please email your resume to: contact@bh.cpa

Partners

Bruce A. Boylston, CPA

Bruce A. Boylston, CPA

Founding Partner

Phone: 610-701-0500 x112
Email: b.boylston@bh.cpa

Bruce Boylston is the founding partner of Boylston Hoffman, LLC. His focus is in the area of taxation and management advisory services across a broad spectrum of industries including construction, wholesale, investments, retail and professional services. Bruce graduated from Villanova University with a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Accounting, and earned his CPA designation in 1983.

Bruce is also an Adjunct Lecturer at Drexel University, School of Engineering and the University of Pennsylvania, School of Social Policy and Practice and serves as an advisor to the Lipman Prize and the Beacon Award which are administered by the Wharton School.

Bruce has worked in public accounting since 1979 and academics since 2008. This background affords a unique set of skills that assist him in the services he provides the firm’s client.

Nicholas G. Hoffman, CPA

Nicholas G. Hoffman, CPA

Partner

Phone: 610-701-0500 x102
Email: n.hoffman@bh.cpa

Nicholas Hoffman joined the firm in 2010. His experience includes accounting and financial statement preparation, corporate and individual tax services and payroll tax services. He has worked with clients in a variety of industries including veterinary services, investment and financial services, manufacturing, architectural and engineering. Prior to joining the firm, Nick worked for the Chester County Community Foundation. He graduated from West Chester University with a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Accounting, and earned his CPA designation in 2011.

In addition to his experience as a Certified Public Accountant, Nick is on the Chester County Community Foundation finance committee and is a board member of Brandywine Valley Active Aging.

Staff

Morgan Powers, CPA

Morgan Powers, CPA

Senior Manager

Phone: 610-701-0500 x120
Email: m.powers@bh.cpa

Professional Background

Morgan joined the firm in 2015. Her experience includes accounting, tax preparation and tax planning for estates and trusts as well as individual, corporate and partnership tax services and financial statement preparation. She has worked with clients in a variety of industries including legal, medical, construction, investment and financial services.

In addition to her experience as a Certified Public Accountant, Morgan serves as an advisor to the Lipman Prize Fellows that is administered by the Wharton School.

Education

· West Chester University, Bachelor of Science (BS), Accounting
· West Chester University, Bachelor of Science (BS), Finance
· West Chester University, Minor, International Business

Jo Trago, CPA

Jo Trago, CPA

Senior Manager

Phone: 610-701-0500 x111
Email: J.trago@bh.cpa

Professional Background

Jo joined the firm in 2018. Her experience includes accounting, tax preparation and tax planning for estates and trusts as well as corporate and partnership tax services for clients in a variety of industries including real estate, medical, architecture & engineering and not for profit. She previously worked for PWC providing audit services, tax services, and financial statement preparation for both publicly-traded and privately-held clients in the financial services and insurance industries.

In addition to her experience as a Certified Public Accountant, Jo is a veteran having served in the United States Marine Corps for four years.

Education

·  West Chester University of Pennsylvania, Bachelor of Science (BS), Accounting

Jill Stanley, MBA

Jill Stanley, MBA

Associate

Phone: 610-701-0500 x110
Email: j.stanley@bh.cpa

Professional Background

Jill joined the firm in 2019. Her experience includes individual, corporate, partnership, trust and payroll tax services. She has worked with clients in a variety of industries including construction, real estate manufacturing and retail. Prior to joining the firm, Jill worked in the financial services industry and has over 15 years of experience in corporate finance, strategic analytics, budgeting and financial reporting.

Education

· Goldey-Beacom College- Bachelor of Science (BS) Finance Management
· Wilmington University- Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Nikki Forsyth

Nikki Forsyth

Firm Administrator

Phone: 610-701-0500 x101
Email: n.forsyth@bh.cpa

Professional Background

Nikki joined the firm in 2013. She works as the Firm Administrator overseeing timely processing and electronic filing for our individual and corporate clients. She previously worked as a Firm Administrator for a regional public accounting firm. Prior to working in the accounting industry, Nikki worked for over a decade in a variety of roles in the pharmaceutical industry including Editor, Proofreader and Production Assistant.

Education

·  Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, Bachelor of Arts (BA), English

Meg Dath, MFA

Meg Dath, MFA

Administrative Associate

Phone: 610-701-0500 x109
Email: m.dath@bh.cpa

Professional Background

Meg joined the firm in 2015. She works as an administrative assistant assembling and processing tax returns. Prior to joining the firm, Meg worked as the fulfillment director for a computer training facility. She also worked for Arlington Parks & Recreation as an assistant director of the organization’s art camp, and was previously an exhibition designer for SCAD.

Education

· Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, Bachelor of Arts (BA), Art
· Savannah College of Art and Design, Master of Fine Art (MFA), Painting

Kathy Hanley

Kathy Hanley

Finance & Human Resources

Phone: 610-701-0500 x116
Email: k.hanley@bh.cpa

Professional Background

Kathy joined the firm in 1994. She serves as the firm’s financial and human resources manager. Prior to joining the firm, Kathy worked in banking and internal audit.

Education

·  Millersville University, Bachelor of Arts (BA), Economics