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Shaun Conrad is an serial entrepreneur, real estate investor, and Certified Public Accountant. He founded The Conrad Learning Company to help people continue their education, start their careers, and grow their finances. After receiving bachelor's degrees in accounting and business management from Ferris State University, he started his career in public accounting as a CPA. After almost a decade, Shaun left public accounting to use his knowledge and skills in accounting, business, finance, and music to help more than 2.5M students each month. Shaun is a creative who is always looking for ways to learn, grow, and develop new relationships. If he is not playing guitar, he is out thrill seeking on a motorcycle, longboard, or skydive.
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