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Sherry Walters

TEL: 312.726.8353FAX: 312.726.2657


  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Fraud Examiner


Master of Science in Accounting, Ball State University

Bachelor of Arts in Accounting, Ball State University - Emens Scholar 

Sherry Walters is an audit manager with Shepard Schwartz & Harris LLP.  Her work focuses on clients in the commercial and residential real estate (homebuilders and rental housing developers and property management companies), construction, and food services industries. She has significant experience in the areas of accounting and auditing, including:

  • Preparing financial audits, reviews and compilations.
  • Preparing and reviewing tax returns for partnerships, corporations and individuals.
  • Assisting clients with questions regarding potential accounting and auditing issues affecting business operations.
  • Researching and preparing memorandums for the firm’s professionals and its clients relating to corporate and partnership accounting and auditing.

In addition to her work with clients, Ms. Walters is actively involved in the firm’s recruiting and professional development activities. She participates in on-campus recruiting for her alma mater, Ball State University, as well as trains new hires on the firm’s accounting software and related research tools.  Additionally, Ms. Walters has been responsible for leading several of the firm’s internal continuing education programming for its accounting and tax professionals.

Ms. Walters joined Shepard Schwartz & Harris in 2002, after completing her graduate studies.

Professional Activity

  • American Institute of CPAs
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • Professional Women's Club of Chicago (PWCC)
  • Illinois CPA Society