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Shelley Parnes

Shelley Parnes is a CPA with over 30 years of accounting experience. For the past 16 years she has provided accounting and consulting services to non-profit organizations.  Prior to that, she served as the Accounting Director for the Arthritis Foundation’s national office, the Controller for a manufacturing company and an Auditor for a public accounting firm.  Shelley has extensive experience with QuickBooks software including set-up, data file analysis, and staff training.   Shelley has served on several nonprofit boards including the Wylde Center and the Decatur Education Foundation. 




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