How I can help you

I can help improve business performance in accounting and finance. As an entrepreneur, I am experienced with company start-up and running a consulting company specialized in improving accounting operations.

I am a seasoned executive leader with 25+ years-experience in all aspects of accounting. I’m a CPA licensed in the state of Nevada. My experience is with a large global manufacturing and software company in a highly regulated industry. I can help with cross-functional process and system implementations in relation to accounting. I'm experienced in aligning synergies and continuous process improvement. I am well-versed with SOX and GAAP. 

My specialties are: 

  • All areas of accounting
  • Leadership
  • Financial planning and analysis, budgeting and forecasting
  • SOX, GAAP, internal controls
  • Project management
  • Meeting facilitation
  • Shared services
  • Business process and standardization
  • Talent management, hiring, change management
  • Policy writing
  • Management reporting
  • Accounting systems implementation


Outside of my career and volunteering with SCORE, I am a dedicated American Heart Association volunteer working tirelessly for the betterment of my community. I am a writer and engaged in the fine arts (photography, painting and pottery). I am a past Nevada Woman’s Fund Woman of Achievement Honoree. I am an avid skier and hiker and enjoy the outdoors.

Areas of Expertise
  • Business Finance & Accounting
  • Business Strategy & Planning
  • Business Operations

Industry Experience
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Professional & Business Services


University of Nevada, Reno

Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, Accounting & Computer Information Systems


Certified Public Accountant CPA through State of Nevada

Shari Bainter, CPA

Communication Methods

  • In Person
  • Phone