Shelby Hardin, CPA

Shelby Hardin, CPA



Phone: 501-221-1000

Shelby loves to travel! Her favorite destinations are the lake and “anywhere new.”

Personal Service Philosophy: “Active listening and effective communications are the keys to understanding client needs.”


Favorite Quote: “You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.” – Dr. Seuss


Fun Fact: A devoted alumna, Shelby loves to cheer on the Arkansas Razorbacks at every opportunity.

Shelby’s curiosity and love of learning make her a fantastic asset to the HCJ CPAs & Advisors team. She is a team player who was inspired to pursue a career in the accounting field after taking a class on the subject in high school. She credits her career success to the support of her family, friends, mentors, and coworkers.


Raised in Benton, Arkansas, Shelby currently lives in nearby Little Rock with her Maltese, Aspen. She loves all of the outdoor activities that are available in the area. In addition to spending time outside, Shelby’s hobbies include cooking, reading, traveling, painting, and shopping.


Team Member Since: 2020


Area(s) of service: Client accounting services, manufacturing, healthcare, construction, telecommunications


Education: University of Arkansas



  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Arkansas Society of CPAs (ASCPA)
  • Junior League of Little Rock
  • University of Arkansas Alumni Association