Shelby joined McCrate, DeLaet & Company in 2015 with one year of previous experience in auditing. She is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and the Ohio Society of CPAs. Additionally, she is involved with the Shelby County Animal Rescue Foundation, the Shelby County Farm Bureau and the Shelby County Cattlemen’s Association. Shelby attended Ohio Northern University and earned her Bachelors of Science in Accounting and her Masters in Forensic Accounting and Auditing in 2015. Shelby lives outside Jackson Center with her husband, Jason, and their two former shelter dogs, Barley and Porter. She enjoys riding horses, reading, and helping with farm work in her spare time.