ShankerValleau Team

ShankerValleau is very proud of our team of professionals who have vast experience in their respective fields. Above all, we are dedicated, personable and all about building relationships.

Larry Shanker

Larry Shanker

Shareholder
Larry is the founder and president of ShankerValleau Accountants, Inc. He is an attorney, a certified public accountant and a registered investment advisor.
John Valleau, Jr.

John Valleau, Jr.

Shareholder
John is the president and a shareholder of ShankerValleau Wealth Advisors, Inc. He is a registered investment adviser, a certified public accountant and a CFP®.
Janice Hennessy

Janice Hennessy

Financial planner
Janice is a registered investment advisor representative, a registered certified public accountant and a CFP®.
Melanie O'Callahan

Melanie O'Callahan

Business Manager
Melanie joined ShankerValleau in 2002. Her diverse responsibilities include serving as business manager for a number of our clients, as well as serving as our office manager.
Theresa Ryan-Bransky

Theresa Ryan-Bransky

Operations Admin
Theresa earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from DePaul University and began her professional career in 1984 in Chicago's banking industry.
Brian Schaeffer

Brian Schaeffer

Financial planner
Brian is a registered investment advisor and a CFP®.
Sheri Tennett

Sheri Tennett

Staff Accountant
Sheri began her professional career in 1995 with a mid-sized public accounting firm. She has many years of experience in public and private accounting.
Kathleen Valleau

Kathleen Valleau

Financial planner
Katie began her professional career in 2010 in finance at a global medical technology company
Phil Johnston

Phil Johnston

Financial planner
Phil began his career at ShankerValleau in 2020.