Shannon R. Nelson, CPA, CGMA

Professional Experience

Shannon has worked in public and corporate accounting since 1998. She joined DWC’s finance team in 2008. Her extensive experience makes her a key member of the firm’s operations and finance team. When not crunching numbers, you can find Shannon outside enjoying mountain biking, camping, or on her latest travel adventure.


  • Bachelor of science in accounting, Colorado Mesa University (Mesa State College)
  • Master’s in business administration with an emphasis in finance, Colorado State University

Professional Associations & Community Organizations

  • Certified Public Accountant – Colorado
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants – Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
  • American Institute of CPAs – Member
  • Colorado Society of CPAs – Member
  • Colorado Society of CPAs, Western Slope Chapter – Past Treasurer