Sheldon has more than forty years of experience in the field of accounting. He received a Bachelor of Business Administration from Case Western Reserve University in 1956 and a Master of Science & Taxation from Florida International University in 2001. He is a licensed certified public accountant in Florida, New York, Pennsylvania, and Ohio.
For many years, Sheldon had his own certified public accounting firm. In 1992, he joined one of the country’s largest accounting practices, Cleveland-based Laventhal & Horwath. There he co-authored a practice manual for the firm and trained other accountants. When the firm disbanded in 1990, Sheldon again opened his own firm.
Sheldon is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants.