John Hazelett Shannon and Associates CPAs

John Hazelett, CPA

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John Hazelett, CPA


“I aspire to know my clients personally and professionally to become to become a trusted and reliable advisor and friend. I strive to exceed my clients’ expectations on each engagement through excellent client service and completion of engagements quickly and accurately.”

Experience and Expertise

John has been serving clients for more than 10 years, each of those with Shannon & Associates.  He has a wide range of expertise including both attest and taxation services.  His time is largely devoted to audits, compilation, and taxation services for non-profit entities and small businesses. 

His industry experience spans several uniquely different industries including non-profits, financial institutions, manufacturing, restaurants and food service, and a variety of other closely-held businesses.  While his broad knowledge of accounting services and deep industry experience is beneficial to his clients, John adds value to his client relationships through application his expertise with his knowledge and understanding of clients’ operations, needs, and goals. 


With the ultimate goal of providing extraordinary client service, John approaches every engagement and client relationship by first understanding the clients’ operations, needs, and goals.  He continues to look at the big picture during any task to assist clients’ in finding and resolving challenges to achieving their goals.

Certifications, Memberships, and Involvement

  • Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants (WSCPA), member
  • Shannon & Friends Foundation Board member


Masters of Professional Accounting with an emphasis in audit and assurance from the University of Washington.

When not in the office, you’ll find John…

…golfing, bowling, enjoying time with family and friends, watching local sports teams, and playing video games.

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