Meet the Team

JDH Wealth Management Team

JDH Wealth Management is happy to introduce to you our advisors and team members. Click on the tabs above to meet our founding partners.

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Matthew J. Delaney

Managing Partner, Life Insurance Agent

Matt is the Managing Partner at JDH Wealth Management.  He joined the firm in 2005 after serving as a Financial Consultant for Smith Barney in Rancho Santa Fe, California.  Matt provides JDH with tremendous leadership and has helped grow the firm to a quarter of a billion dollars.  He is married to his amazing wife, Allison and they have two children, Connor and Carolina.

Rotary Club of Santa Rosa West – Board Member – Matt joined Rotary in 2006 when he first moved to Sonoma County and has been a board member since 2007.  He served as Club President in 2014-2015.

Sonoma Country Day School – 8th Grade Basketball Coach – In 2006, Matt volunteered to start coaching 8th-grade boys’ basketball at Sonoma Country Day.  He loves being able to work with young kids and help them learn how to be a gentleman both on and off the court.

Free to Be – He recently joined the board of Free to Be to help teens make good decisions for a better future.

Sonoma County Alliance – Member – Matt has been a member since 2007 to help promote and strive for improvement of government by encouraging and stimulating members of the public to take a more active and effective part in government affairs.

Leadership Santa Rosa Class 29 – Matt was selected to the leadership class of 29 and has enjoyed learning more about Sonoma County and how he can help solve the problems facing our community.

Newsong Church – Matt has been actively involved with his church for two years and has enjoyed serving on the board for the past year.



Timothy J. Delaney

CPA/PFS, Partner, Founding Member

Tim is the founding member of JDH Wealth Management, LLC. He started JDH in 2000 in order to provide a fee-only wealth management service in which he could guide his tax clients with in-depth financial planning needs. He has more than 40 years of experience in the tax, accounting, and financial service industries, advising high net worth individuals, businesses, and retirement plans. He earned his BS and MBA from Northern Arizona University. Tim is married to his high school sweetheart, Leigh Anne, and they have three children and five grandchildren. He enjoys flying, bicycling, and spending time with his family.

Angel Flight West – Tim has been a part of Angel Flight West for many years, volunteering his time and his Cirrus SR22 airplane to provide air travel for children and adults with serious medical conditions and other compelling needs. With a network of 1,600 pilots throughout the 13 western states, they donate their aircraft, piloting skills, and all flying costs to help families in need, enabling them to receive vital treatment that might otherwise be inaccessible because of financial, medical, or geographic limitations.

Sonoma County Airport Aviation Commission – Tim has been an airport commissioner since 2005 overseeing operational and expansion matters at the Charles M. Schulz airport in Sonoma County California.

Pacific Coast Air Museum Since 2007, Tim has been an active member with PCAM helping them promote the acquisition, restoration, safe operation and display of historical aircraft. PCAM provides an education venue for students in the community.

The Downtown Rotary Club of Santa Rosa – Tim is a member of this club and is involved with its annual Giro Bello Classic bicycle fundraiser and its World Service Community Outreach.

Calvary Chapel the Rock – Tim is involved at his church as a member of its outreach team.


John Jones

R. John Jones

CPA, Founding Member

R. John Jones, CPA, is a founding member of JDH and is a Life Insurance Agent. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Sonoma State University. John enjoys hunting, fishing and being outdoors. John and his wife, Ardys, have three children and seven grandchildren.

Linkenheimer, LLP – John is the managing partner of the Santa Rosa CPA firm Linkenheimer, LLP, where he has worked since 1977.

St. Mark Lutheran Church – Chairman of the Board of Elders. He also takes a mission team from St. Mark Lutheran once a year into the Río San Juan region of Nicaragua for eye exams and Bible distribution.

San Juan Rio Relief – Board Member

Santa Rosa Sunrise Rotary Club – John travels bi-annually to set up short-term Eye Care clinics. He has led Rotary missions to Mexico, Haiti, Guatemala, Samoa, Vietnam, and Nicaragua. Also through the Santa Rosa Sunrise Rotary, John is spearheading the effort to build, equip and staff a surgery center in the village of Sabalos in the Río San Juan region of Nicaragua. John and other Rotarians have made many trips to move this project along. Once completed it will be the closest source for advanced diagnostics and surgery for the 30,000 people of this remote region.