Shirley Brickous Instructor Information

Director – Payroll Operations

Apollo Education Group HR

Shirley Brickous, on the surface, is an extremely accomplished payroll professional at Apollo Education Group, with 26 years’ experience in the payroll and human resources field. Shirley received her B.S. in Accounting from the University of Phoenix. She then went on to complete her Master’s Degree in Accountancy at University of Phoenix. She is currently pursuing her Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership and wishes to engage with thought leaders and high ranking decision makers delivering strategic and creative solutions while influencing change within the organization.

Shirley is dedicated to the advancement of the payroll profession through education and networking opportunities. She is recognized national speaker and services on numerous committees, and teaches several courses. She is Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) and Professional in Human Resources (PHR). In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, crafting, and spending time with family.