Partners and Associates

Partners and Associates

A hybrid team of accountants, advisors, and consultants whose collective experience and diverse backgrounds ignite ideas, reconfigure approaches, and recommend strategies and innovative solutions for our clients.

Shelly Schwane

7601 France Ave. South
Minneapolis, MN 55435

Tel: 952.548.3351

Areas of Focus

  • Organizational development
  • Strategic planning
  • Performance management
  • Community engagement 
  • Wage comparability analysis
  • Process improvement and alignment
  • Change management
  • Research and data analysis
  • Program evaluation and outcomes metrics development




University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Bachelor of science degree in psychology - Graduated magna cum laude

Shelly R. Fine


Shelly Fine is a senior consultant in Wipfli’s nonprofit and government practice.  She shares her diverse background in data analytics, program development, and operational planning to help clients infuse viability into their missions and thrive as community leaders.  Driven by a passion for social change, Shelly’s goal is to strengthen her clients through fair and equitable wage structures, change management, and understanding of generational differences.  She also provides client trainings and presents at conferences on a variety of human resources, leadership, and organizational development topics.

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • United Way - Campaign manager
  • Community Shares - Campaign manager
  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Dane County - Gala Committee member
  • Downtown Madison, Inc. - Member
  • CONNECT Madison - Member
  • United Way Community Solutions Team, Growing Up Getting Ready - Member
  • Wipfli Inclusion Network Committee - Member
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness - Member
  • National Society of Collegiate Scholars - Member