Kristen Shaw

P: 302.442.4627

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1220 North Market Street, Suite 1001
Wilmington, DE 19801
P: 302.428.0888
F: 302.428.0999

Kristen is a principal in the Wilmington office of ParenteBeard.

Kristen has over 19 years experience in public accounting including 10 years with a Big Four firm. She has been providing audit and accounting services to privately held entities, family owned businesses and nonprofit organizations throughout her career. She is knowledgeable about generally accepted accounting principles, generally accepted auditing standards and governmental auditing standards.  Kristen has experience helping clients understand complex accounting issues and implement them in their businesses or organizations.  She has instructed and presented nationally and locally on current accounting and auditing topics and has written articles for the Delaware News Journal’s “Get Involved” supplement for nonprofit organizations.

Kristen has worked with clients representing a wide range of industries including real estate, construction, manufacturing, distribution, financial services and various service industries including legal, engineering and consulting and nonprofit organizations.


BS – Accounting, University of Scranton

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Delaware Society of Certified Public Accountants, Chair and Board Member
  • Delaware Boots on the Ground, Treasurer and Board Member
  • Grand Opera House, Board Member
  • Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation, Vice Chair and Board Member