Kathy joined Pease & Associates in 2017 as part of the merger with the Akron firm, Levin Swedler Kennedy, CPAs. Prior to the merger, Kathy was with Levin Swedler Kennedy since 2001. She is a certified public accountant, and currently serves as a manager in the firm’s CFO Services Group.
Kathy brings over 30 years of experience in small business accounting and taxation. She has been a leader in business, and has over 15 years of experience in business management having worked in both logistics and manufacturing industries prior to starting her career in public accounting. Kathy’s focus is in serving as a trusted advisor to closely held businesses providing tax and accounting services, as well as business consulting.
Kathy is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants. Kathy is also a Chartered Global Management Accountant.
In 1987, Kathy earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Kent State University where she majored in accounting. She has been a certified public accountant since 1993.