Shawn, a co-founder of Badger, Sumrall & Co., joined the firm 2004 when combining his independent practice with current partner Richard Badger. Shawn’s career began as a staff accountant for a local church and he has carried his passion for non-profit accounting and ministry to his own practice. He currently works with small businesses, non-profit associations and individuals to plan, strategize and execute various financial and management decisions. Previously Shawn worked for small, independent firms in the Northern Virginia region. Shawn is a licensed CPA in Virginia and a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants. Shawn is a graduate of Bob Jones University in Greenville, South Carolina, earning a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting in 1990. His interests include sports with his three boys and teaching English as a second language in Slovakia.