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Jason Paar

CPA/Partner

Direct Line: 301-703-5212
Office: 301-829-4646 Ext. 1013
Email:jpaar@paarmelis.com

Jason graduated in 1987 with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and a minor in economics from Shepherd University, where he enjoyed 4 years on the varsity basketball team. Prior to starting Paar Melis & Associates, along with Reed Melis in 1992, Jason worked for a small, regional accounting firm.   He achieved his CPA designation in 1995.  He is a member of the Maryland Society of Accountants and an AICPA member as well.  His hobbies include golf, running, fitness, basketball and cars.

Reed Melis

Financial Therapist/Partner

Direct Line: 301-703-5201
Office: 301-829-4646 Ext. 1002
Email: reed@paarmelis.com

Reed had worked in public accounting for 7 years prior to founding Paar, Melis & Associates in 1992. Reed conducts seminars, currently through the Automotive Training Institute, to instruct and train automotive repair shop owners to increase their profits and understand their “P or L”. Reed and wife Gina are parents of Ashley and Drew. Reed is proud of his daughter’s accomplishments in college. You will often see him watching his son on the soccer field on the weekends. Reed also loves the Classics, cars and rock music. He will often travel to see a concert out of state.