About Shelly Robbins

The QuickSource 

309 5th Ave NE

Olympia, WA 98501

Shelly Robbins has been teaching accounting technology for over 25 years. After graduating from the Evergreen State College with a BA in Political Economics, she opened a training center, Talk & Swap for Accounting Technology Professionals" Meetup Groups, to provide training to small business owners. She went on to lead a team of bookkeeping professionals, supporting small businesses across the Pacific Northwest. The network was built on the "peer support" model, "I learned it in my first "real" job out of college bringing single parents together, and it is now managed by Beth Damis."

In in 2009 Shelly became a member of Intuits Accounting Professionals Trainer/Writer Network-an esteemed group of only 100 members.  She has taught accounting and accounting software at Bellevue College, and nationally as a speaker for Intuit's Trainer Writer Network, and has been featured as a speaker for Scaling New Heights, SleeterCon, and Finagraph. Shelly has been published by Intuit  in “How to Form an Accountant's Meetup Groups in Your Area”, “CPA Case Study: QuickBooks for Mac to QuickBooks Online”, and “Peer Groups: Why Joining Peer Groups Pays Off For CPAs.”  She continues to provide training at the Bookkeeping Coach teaching Xero software through private or group classes online. 

In Shelly's words

“I have a long time passion for environmentally sustainable  and socially equitable business and have practiced sustainable and socially equitable accounting for my entire career. I have always made sure that I have clients who are not hurting the environment or mistreating their employees. Starting out as a bookkeeper on the first version of QuickBooks® (in DOS),  I am a QuickBooks® Training and Troubleshooting Expert. I became Xero certified in 2015 and get Xero set-up done right, leveraging everything Xero has to offer to improve your business processes and speed your cash flow.

Like myself, my clients value independence in their work, deliver high-quality in their business, and believe that the work they do adds value to the world. I love teaching and developing communities of users who are working to increase their understanding of accounting software.  It's that philosophy of specialization through collaboration that has made The QuickSource the leader in peer mentoring and support for accounting technology professionals."


Other Certifications

Bookkeeping Coach


My newest project is Bookkeeping Coach®, where I continue to provide training through teaching bookkeeping in Xero® software through private or group classes online.  

Follow this link to schedule an appointment with me at Bookkeeping Coach®

QuickBooks® Certifications

Community Service

From its inception, the Quicksource has donated QuickBooks training and support to community groups that support small business owners from disadvantaged populations, and non-profit groups that work towards a just economy and the equitable distribution of global resources:


The QuickSource 

309 5th Ave NE

Olympia, WA 98501

(206) 324-4490


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