Annie Yoder

CPA, CFE, CFF
Principal, Director of Development
New Philadelphia, OH
Resident of North Canton, Ohio
Rea Team Member Since 2003
  • Annie is responsible for overseeing leadership, development and succession planning initiatives across the multi-office firm. Her focus is aligning employees and processes with firm goals so they employees can develop within their roles at Rea. Annie also assists Rea’s government team with risk assessments and internal control studies.

Topics or areas of expertise that Annie can talk about (even in her sleep):

  • Government auditing
  • Internal controls
  • Risk assessment
  • Employee development
  • Leadership

How we know she knows what she's doing:

  • Annie received her bachelor of arts in accounting from Walsh University.
  • She also received her master's in business administration, with a concentration in finance, from Ashland University.
  • She over 15 years of experience in the accounting industry.
  • 2013 Spotlight Awards Recipient, The Richard Rea Award for Service to the Client.
  • Honorary Inductee, Sigma Beta Delta at Walsh University.

Furthering her professional development, Annie is involved with:

Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

American Institute of CPAs

Ohio Society of CPA

Boomer Talent Circle

Leadership Stark County – Spotlight Program (graduate)

Walsh University's Accounting Advisory Board (board member)

Walsh Unversity's Mentorship Program (mentor)

2015 Rea's NextGen Leadership Program Graduate

When she's not in the office, you can find her:

  • Spending time with her family

Inside The Mind Of...

  • What does "A Brighter Way" mean to you? Amazing, hardworking and dedicated individuals finding timely and helpful solutions for our clients
  • Why do you choose to work at Rea? The people
  • What's your favorite aspect of your job? Coaching
  • What is your most memorable moment at Rea? Receiving the Richard Rea Client Service Award

Just For Fun:

  • What profession would you choose if you didn't go into accounting? Psychology or Law
  • What makes you get out of bed every day? My children
  • What was your first job? Mowing lawns
Dedicated, focused, loves coaching and seeing staff grow; a driver for change.