Shawn is the Office Managing Partner for the Salt Lake City practice. He has more than 16 years of public accounting experience, serving high-growth companies in a variety of industries, including technology, financial services, aerospace, health care and real estate. He is responsible for attending to the growing needs of Utah’s and Idaho’s innovative and entrepreneurial businesses
Shawn has extensive experience resolving a variety of complex accounting issues, including revenue recognition, consolidation accounting, equity transactions, stock-based compensation and acquisitions. He has served on audit engagements of SEC clients gaining valuable experience in SEC reporting matters, including quarterly and annual filings, Sarbanes-Oxley Act Section 404 internal control reporting, registration statements and M&A.
Shawn earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, graduating magna cum laude, and a Master of Accountancy from Brigham Young University. He is a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the UACPA. He is the Vice Chair and Finance Committee Chair of the Board of Directors for the Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum. He is also member of the Utah Technology Council Board of Trustees as well as a member of the Brigham Young University School of Accountancy Advisory Board.