Meet Our Leadership Team
“I enjoy partnering with small businesses to create & maintain real time accounting information that empowers business owners to manage their business efficiently & profitably.”
Michelle graduated from the University of Texas at Dallas in 1994 with a B.S. in Accounting and shortly thereafter joined Shost & Company, P.C. She served clients at Shost & Company for 23 years before joining Judd Thomas in August 2018.
Michelle heads up the Accounting Services Department at Judd Thomas. She works closely with our business clients on accounting matters. Michelle also assists our clients with QuickBooks implementation, training and on-going technical support. She is a member of American Institute of CPA’s (AICPA), Texas Society of CPA’s (TSCPA), and the Dallas Chapter of the TSCPA. Michelle was named as one of the industry’s 2008 “40 Under 40” by CPA Technology Advisor Magazine.
In 2012 Michelle earned her Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP) credential. This is a professional certification especially for CPA’s recognizing technical expertise across a wide range of business-technology practice areas. Additionally, Michelle has been a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor for 19 years, and is ADVANCED Certified on QuickBooks Online. She has experience working with clients on all versions of QuickBooks and is well-versed in QuickBooks payroll products and 3rd party applications integrated with QuickBooks.
Michelle enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons and participates in activities with RWB, a Veterans support organization.