OUR STAFF

Justin Shore EA

Justin Shore co-founded Arcanum Financial Partners in 2017. Prior to that he helped a Real Estate Investment Trust in the MidWest triple in size over the course of 3 years while managing the Accounting Department. Prior professional experience includes staff positions with O’Reilly Automotive, Inc.’s Tax Department and Bass Pro Shop’s General Ledger team. He has extensive experience in entity formation and start ups and specializes in Accounting for Real Estate and Service industries. He has a vested interest in two real estate investment companies as well as manages a capital fund focused on alternative investments.
 
Justin has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri. He and his wife live in Southwest Missouri with their three boys. They enjoy getting the whole family out for a hike and some fresh air.

Jennifer Epperson

Staff Accountant


Prior to joining the team at Arcanum Financial Partners in 2018, Jennifer worked at local accounting firms where she fine-tuned her payroll, tax, general ledger skills, and expanded her knowledge base by providing local businesses with sound financial guidance. Jennifer has a Master’s in Accountancy with a Certificate in Tax Accounting from Missouri State University.  She is also a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.  When she’s not preparing financial statements and tax returns, she enjoys cooking up new recipes with fresh-off-her-farm raised ingredients, and spending time with her family.

Leslie Chrystal

Bookkeeper


Leslie joined Arcanum Financial  in January 2018 with over 35 years experience in accounting & bookkeeping. Her prior experience includes being  Office Manager for Lee Engineering for 8 years and  Accounting Manager for Chesterfield Cruise & Travel for 15 years. As well as being a Property Manager for 3 companies with over 100 properties. Some of the properties were sold as Owner Financed where she prepared the Real Estate contracts, attended the closings and allocated the mortgage payments to principal, interest, taxes & insurance and adjusted escrow annually.

 
Leslie specializes in payroll, payroll taxes, bank and credit card reconciliations and preparing financial statements. She enjoys spending time with her son, Taylor and her 2 dogs, Jada & Joey. She also loves working in her yard, floating & enjoying the lake life.