Shane joined Lewis, Hooper & Dick, LLC in 2017 and currently serves as an associate accountant in the firm’s tax and audit department. He specializes in providing audit, tax, consulting, and various other accounting services to the firm’s clients.
Shane spent 16 years working for Terracon Consulting Engineers, most recently serving as a materials department manager before returning to school to pursue accounting. Already a graduate of Cornell College, where he received a BSS in Environmental Studies & Politics in 1996, Shane returned to his studies at Upper Iowa University, graduating magna cum laude in 2017 with a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting. Upon graduating, he was invited to join the Lewis, Hooper & Dick, LLC team. In the spring of 2019, Shane was approved for his license as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Kansas. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
Known for always providing superior client services and having in-depth knowledge in testing industry standards, Shane attributes his success to hard work, determination, and a forward-looking perspective. More importantly, he believes the support he receives from his family has motivated him as a professional.
Born and raised in southwestern Kansas, Shane currently resides in Ingalls, Kansas with his wife, their four kids, and two dogs. In his free time, he can be found gardening, fishing, hunting, canoeing, and camping. Additionally, he enjoys tackling major DYI projects, and even built a 30×50 metal building on his own – all the way down to designing and batching the concrete.