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BLS CPAs Celebrates Manager Promotion and CPA Achievement

January 18, 2022


Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, P.A. (BLS), a certified public accounting and consulting firm with offices in Delaware and Pennsylvania, celebrates the following promotion and CPA designation achievement.



Bryce L. Schelhaas, CPA has been promoted to Manager in the firm’s Tax & Small Business Department.

  • Bryce L. Schelhaas, CPA began his career with BLS just over two years ago upon relocating from the Midwest to North Wilmington, Delaware with his family. He assists a variety of clients with a broad range of services. Bryce specializes in assisting individuals, corporations, and small businesses (partnerships and S-Corps), including medical practices, those invested in real estate, and those with foreign-owned U.S. entities, with many client types and industries scattered in the areas between. He demonstrates a caring and mentoring personality not only with his clients, but also with his team members. Bryce earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Accounting from Dordt University, Sioux Center, IA. In addition to his work experience, Bryce has been serving as the national Finance Director for Little People of America, Inc. since 2017. He is a member of the AICPA, DSCPA, and the Wilmington Tax Group.

Valerie Middlebrooks, CPA, Director/Chair of Tax & Small Business states, “BLS has been so fortunate to have had the opportunity to bring Bryce into the BLS family. He demonstrates on a daily basis the highest level of personal and professional integrity and has been a breath of fresh air to our tax department. We are looking forward to working with Bryce for many years to come.”

Rachel Mulderrig has earned the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation.

  • Rachel Mulderrig, CPA joined the firm in 2019 immediately after graduating from the University of Delaware and is currently a Staff II Accountant in the firm’s Rotational Developmental Program. Rachel has experience in nonprofit organizations, individual and business tax return preparation, and employee benefit plans. She currently resides in the Pike Creek Area in Delaware.

About Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, P.A.:

Belfint, Lyons & Shuman was founded in 1923 as a small accounting practice whose staff was committed to building long-standing, mutually beneficial relationships with clients and business associates. Today, with more than 80 professionals, we have become one of the largest and most respected certified public accounting firms in Delaware while never losing sight of our founding commitments. We have a diverse client base and offer services such as: advisory services, assurance, auditing, tax planning & compliance, small business services, international services, litigation support, employee benefit plan audits, succession planning, business & management consulting and corporate services for investment holding companies. Visit our website at

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