Shirley has a Bachelor’s of Arts and Master of Arts from the University of Michigan and a Master of Science degree in Taxation from Walsh College. Shirley has been licensed to practice in Michigan since 1981 and Florida since 1995. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants, Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Advisory Committee of the Crittenton Hospital Foundation, Immediate past Chairman of the Community Foundation of Greater Rochester, Board Trustee of Walsh College, the Rochester Rotary Club and member of the Finance Council of St. Andrew Catholic Church. Shirley is one of the recipients of the 2004 Top Ten Women Business Owners Award presented by NAWBO and the recipient of the 2001 Walsh College Distinguished Alumni Award. In 2012, she was the winner of the Sunrise Pinnacle Award for Business Woman of the Year. She is married to Michael Maegawa and has two adult children and four grandchildren. Shirley founded the firm in June 1988.