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Shelby is a Principal in the Audit & Assurance division in Ballarat and holds experience with both public and private sector entities.

Being a part of RSM's regional audit practice, means no two days are the same. Shelby is often on the road servicing the Central Coast, Hunter Valley, Riverina, Western Districts, and Mallee regions. 

"I love working with a variety of clients and sectors. Serving various industries over the years, I am also able to adapt to new industries and environments."

With a love of numbers and travel, Shelby admits her career calling was answered with audit.Shelby is a Senior Manager in the Audit & Assurance division in Ballarat and holds experience with both public and private sector entities.

Outside of work, Shelby is a big netball and tennis fan. In 2021, she was lucky enough to play in her 200th senior netball game.


  • Financial Reporting & Advice
  • Financial Statement Audits


  • Assisting companies by completing their financial statement audits.
  • Completing several compliance-based audits for her solicitor and real estate trust account clients.

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  • Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ)


  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Quantitative Business Analysis)
  • Graduate Diploma of Chartered Accounting
  • Registered Company Auditor
  • External Examiner with the Law Society of New South Wales and the Victorian Legal Services Board

Solicitor Trust Accounts Compliance Audit

23 August 2022
If you are a practicing solicitor, you more than likely will hold a trust account. Trust accounts are maintained to handle trust money on behalf of your clients. In line with current state-based legislation this will require you to have your trust account externally examined at least on an annual basis. How we can help We have a number of a...

RSM announcement of new senior appointments

It's a new (financial) year and we have 11 new faces in our leadership team.  These include four Partners and seven Principals operating across its capital and regional city locations. Today, they'll be stepping into their new roles, all around the country. They are a shining example of RSM's nourishing culture of growth and mutual l...