Valerie is a Principal with Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, P.A. She joined the Fresh Start Board in July 2019 and serves as Treasurer.

A tax generalist with a strong knowledge base in providing compliance and advisory services to her clients, Valerie’s experience includes working with large privately-held companies, nonprofits, small businesses, high net worth families, international businesses (and individuals). She is On Council with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Past President of the Delaware Society of Certified Public Accountants, and served on the Fund for Women Board as Treasurer. In 2012 the Delaware Society of Certified Public Accountants named Valerie a “Woman to Watch.”

Valerie has a business degree from the University of Wisconsin.