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James McKenney

James McKenney


As a Principal in Bonadio’s Excellence & Quality Division, Jim provides guidance and resources in areas of technical accounting and assurance services. Jim comes to Bonadio with 13 years of “Big 4” audit experience in a variety of industries while working in the US and abroad. In addition to his audit work, Jim has also led several advisory projects and has experience as an internal auditor in the financial services industry.

Jim is a native of Syracuse, NY but has lived and worked across New York State. He, his wife and two children love to travel and lived in Switzerland for 6 years. Jim enjoys being involved in the community and is also an adjunct professor in the accounting department of Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management.

Professional Affiliations



  • CPA
  • MBA

Community Involvement

  • Syracuse University (Adjunct Professor)
  • McHarrie Pointe (Volunteer)
  • St. Elizabeth Anne Seton Church (Volunteer)