Inez Bowie

CPA, CSEP
Senior Manager
Marietta, OH
Resident of Ellenboro, WV
Rea Team Member Since 1997
  • At Rea, Inez's primary focus is in tax, where she specializes in tax and estate planning, estate and trust tax compliance and business and individual taxation.

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

  • Estate tax
  • Gift tax
  • Trust income tax
  • Individual income tax
  • Business income tax

How we know she knows what she's doing:

  • Inez holds a bachelor's degree in business administration, where she focused in accounting and management from Glenville State College, graduating summa cum laude.
  • She has more than 20 years of accounting industry experience.
  • Rea NextGen (class of 2018 graduate)

Furthering her professional development, Inez is involved with:

  • The Ohio Society of CPAs
  • American Institute of CPAs
  • West Virginia Society of CPAs
  • Ohio Board of Accountancy
  • West Virginia Board of Accountancy
  • Mid-Ohio Valley Estate Planning Council (secretary)

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

  • Serving as the treasurer for the Kiwanis Club of Marietta
  • Serving as an Awana leader at Riddles Chapel Church
  • Spending time with her husband and sons
  • Attending her sons' various sporting activities and after school functions
  • Reading

Inside The Mind Of...

  • What does "A Brighter Way" mean to you? "A Brighter Way" to me simply means looking at a situation from a different perspective and make changes that will provide a brighter future.
  • Why do you choose to work at Rea? Rea has allowed me to invest in my future and my family.
  • What's your favorite aspect of your job? Helping others
  • What do you consider is your "brightest" quality? Honesty

Just For Fun:

  • What did 10-year-old you want to be when you grew up? A teacher
  • What profession would you choose if you didn't go into accounting? Education
  • What makes you get out of bed every day? My family
I am a dedicated tax professional by day and a devoted mom by night.