Mr. Beale first joined First Midwest Group in 1998 and since that time has been involved with establishing and overseeing the accounting and financial operations of all of the company’s projects. Previously, he spent several years as a senior accountant with Wilcop, Shelton & Strakeljahn, CPAs.
A graduate of Augustana College, Mr. Beale is a certified public accountant. He has served on the Board of Directors of RAMP (Regional Access and Mobilization Project) and is currently Treasurer of the Rockford Chariots Wheelchair Athletic Association. He is also the Midwest Representative of the Championship Division Committee of the National Wheelchair Basketball Association.
Arti Shah grew up in Rockford and moved to Chicago to peruse higher education. Shah earned her Bachelors from DePaul University and went on to earn her master’s from Booth College of Business at the University of Chicago. Shah’s 10+ year career spans in Healthcare administration, finance, and consulting. Prior to her employement with First Midwest Group, Arti worked in Financial Valuation for 4 years at Deloitte and 2 years in Healthcare Consulting at Chartis Group.