Janese Shepard, CPA
C. Janese Shepard is the tax partner at Gray, Blodgett & Company, PLLC with 30 years of public accounting experience.
Janese works with Gray, Blodgett’s multi-tiered business clients and their high net worth owners. She has extensive experience with tax preparation and planning for corporations, limited partnerships, limited liability companies and trusts. Janese has tax experience with real estate professionals, physicians and financial institutions. She often works on Section 754 basis adjustments, Section 1031 transactions and S-corporation eligibility and basis issues.
Janese is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensed in Oklahoma and Missouri. She is the current 2022-2023 Chair of the Oklahoma Society of CPAs (OSCPA). She also represents Oklahoma on the AICPA Council.
Janese is the recipient of the OSCPA’s Rick Kells Outstanding Tax Professional Award in 2018. Recipients of this award are distinguished by having made a significant contribution to the growth and enhancement of the tax profession. She is the recipient of the OSCPA’s Norman Chapter Distinguished CPA Award in 2013.
She has served as the Chair of the OSCPA’s Tax Committee and as President of the Norman Chapter of the OSCPA.