Thomas Shelton CPA

Thomas Shelton MBA, CPA, CFE, FCPA

Masters of Business Administration, Certified Public Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner and FCPA

Areas of Professional Expertise:

  • Financial Statement Preparation
  • Tax Preparation and Research
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Business Consultation
  • Fraud Detection Concepts
  • Management Consultation
  • Financial Planning
  • Budgeting

Software/Computer Skill Sets:

  • QuickBooks Pro
  • MAS 200
  • TAASCFORCE (Accounting Software)
  • Microsoft Word
  • Excel
  • Access
  • Powerpoint
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • BPCS
  • JD Edwards
  • SAP
  • Monarch
  • Turbo Tax
  • Other Tax Software Packages
  • PC’s
  • Limited AS 400

Current Engagement:

Finance Director For A Non-Profit Organization

Major Accomplishments:

  • Installed New Accounting System To Increase Efficiency In Financial Reporting
  • Implemented A Cost Reporting System For Individual Agency Programs
  • Reduced Annual Expenses By $40,000 Within The First Six Months
  • Identified Cost Saving Strategies To Reduce Annual Expenditures By $90,000

Previous Engagement:

Accounting Manager For A Major Distribution/Logistics Company

Major Accomplishments:

  • Identified Inefficiencies In Financial Reporting
  • Reduced Department Cost By $125,000 Annually
  • Developed Automated Reporting System Driving Out 5,200 Man-Hours Per Year
  • Set Up New Computerized Accounting System
  • Developed Cost Reporting System by Distribution Area

Previous Engagements:

  • Senior Financial Analyst For A Major Manufacturer
  • Financial Analyst For A Major Manufacturer
  • Accountant For A Real Estate Developer And Contractor
  • Self-employment As A Certified Public Accountant
  • Controller For A Tank Manufacturer
  • Tax Accountant For A Fortune 500 Integrated Energy Company


  • B.S. In Accounting From Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR
  • M.B.A. MGT, From Union University, Jackson, TN
  • M.B.A. ACT, From Freed-Hardeman University, Henderson TN (May 2011)
  • M.B.A. RSP, From Freed-Hardeman University, Henderson TN (May 2011)

West Tennessee, Jackson, Lexington CPA