Renee Kidd, CPA

Accounting Staff

Renee joined SMS in April of 1999 and has been in public accounting for 24 years, the first six with a Big Eight firm on the East Coast. She specializes in income tax compliance and research. She obtained both a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and a Master in Professional Accounting with a concentration in Tax from the University of Texas at Austin and is currently licensed in three states. In her free time, Renee enjoys spending time with her family and traveling with her husband.

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Fabian Medrano

Fabian Medrano, E.A.

Accounting Staff

Fabian has been with firm for several years. Previously he worked as an IRS Auditor and in public accounting. He graduated from The University of Texas at Arlington and enrolled to practice with the Internal Revenue Service. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family.

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Edie D. Linton, E.A.

Accounting Staff

Edie joined SMS in September 2011 as an accountant and has over 20 years of experience in public accounting. She works in all aspects of tax preparation, payroll tax reporting and financial statement compilations for individual and businesses' on a federal and state level. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Oklahoma State University. In her free time Edie enjoys spending time with family, sewing and reading.

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Janet D. Sauermann

Accounting Staff

Jan started with SMS in July 2011, focusing on Financial Statements and Tax Return preparation. She has been in the accounting and tax fields for over 20 years. When not dealing with numbers, Jan enjoys her grandchildren's sports activities, and is an avid reader.

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Janice Cox

Accounting Staff

Janice came to SMS in July of 2011 and is responsible for client payrolls, data entry and backup administrative support. She has been in the accounting field off and on since the 1980s in west Texas and Austin. For the past 13 years she has been in Arlington working full time in accounting. Outside of work, she enjoys being with her three grandchildren.

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Jill Valenzuela

Accounting Staff

Jill joined SMS in October 2008 as a staff accountant. She started working for an accounting firm in 2002 while attending school. In May 2005 she obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration from Northwood University.

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Kaylee Leach

Accounting Staff

Kaylee joined SMS in May of 2012, her position with the firm entails assisting individual and business clients with their tax and accounting needs. She is currently a student at Tarleton State University, pursuing her bachelors in accounting. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband and their two Labrador retrievers.

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Chris Shelton

Accounting Staff

Chris joined SMS in June 2013 as a accountant supporting clients in the preparation of tax returns and financial statement compilations. He graduated from the University of Colorado in May 2013 with a Bachelor of Business Administration. In his free time, Chris enjoys participating in entrepreneurial activities and being outdoors.

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Mylora Frazor

Office Manager

Mylora has been working in Public Accounting since 1988 and became a full time employee for Dan Mead summer of 1993. Mylora left the accounting practice fall of 2006 to stay home with her family and was asked to work for Shelton, Mead & Shelton the summer of 2007. Mylora enjoys her family time at various sporting events, cultural events, traveling, cooking and wine tasting.

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