Jennifer L. Shields

Jennifer L. Shields

Assistant Professor of Accounting, Economics and Business

Jennifer Shields



Office: Kuhn 305

Phone: 864.596.9667


MS Appalachian State University

BS, Appalachian State University


Ms. Shields is a licensed CPA, originally from the mountains of North Carolina. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a Master’s degree in Taxation from Appalachian State University in Boone, NC. She moved to Spartanburg 8 years ago to take a position at Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP, where she most recently served as a Tax Manager specializing in the Construction Industry. Her areas of interest include business and individual taxation, non-profit accounting, foreign financial reporting and tax disclosures, and cost accounting. She currently serves as treasurer for SPACE (Spartanburg Area Conservancy). She is a member of South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

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