Crystalynn Shelton

Crystalynn Shelton, CPA
Crystalynn Shelton, CPA 

Crystalynn is a published author of the Amazon Bestseller, Mastering QuickBooks 2020. She has a degree in accounting from the University of Texas, Arlington, and has been featured by Travel Wire News, CorpNet blog, Merchant Maverick, Xero and American Express.


Crystalynn has been a licensed CPA for 10 years and an Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor for 13 years. She has managed accounting teams at Fortune 500 companies such as Texaco and Paramount Pictures.

In 2010, Crystalynn started her own consulting and training business where she provided bookkeeping, consulting, and training to small businesses. In 2013, she accepted a position as Senior Learning Specialist at Intuit. While at Intuit, she created a training program to teach customer service reps how to use QuickBooks, so that they could better support QuickBooks customers. She helped to implement this program by traveling to customer service centers in the U.S. and abroad to facilitate workshops.

Crystalynn is an Adjunct Instructor at UCLA Extension, where she enjoys teaching bookkeeping and QuickBooks courses to both small business owners and students who are sitting for the CPA exam. She has taught thousands of small business owners how to manage their books using QuickBooks, Xero, and other accounting software. In January 2020, Crystalynn published her first book, Mastering QuickBooks 2020 which became an Amazon bestseller. She is currently working on her second book.


Crystalynn has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Texas, Arlington. She also has earned an Instructional Design for Online Teaching & Education Certificate from UCLA Extension.

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