Ashley Starr – Rea CPA

Ashley Starr

Senior Associate
New Philadelphia, OH
Resident of Canton, OH
Rea Team Member Since 2016
  • At Rea, I am responsible for conducting audits on for-profit and non-profit entities.

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

  • Fraud Risks
  • Governmental Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Communication

How we know she knows what she's doing:

  • She holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from Walsh University.
  • Ashley graduated with her Master of Science in Accounting- with a specialization in forensic accounting from Ohio Northern University.
  • She is a licensed Fraud Examiner.

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

  • Helping out at Steubenville Urban Mission and Soup Kitchen
  • Shopping, traveling, spending time with my family, or studying for the CPA exam.

Inside The Mind Of...

  • What does "A Brighter Way" mean to you? A brighter way means that you will do the best of your ability to be the best employee you can be.
  • Why do you choose to work at Rea? I have heard nothing but positive comments about Rea & Associates. I know that by working here I will be able to advance my accounting career.
  • What line of The Rea Way describes you the best? Take your work personally. Quality counts.
  • What do you consider to be your "brightest" quality? Being able to retain information quickly.

Just For Fun:

  • What did 10-year-old you want to be when you grew up? Dental Hygienist
  • What profession would you choose if you didn't go into accounting? The fashion industry
  • What is the best restaurant you've ever eaten at? Angelo's in Myrtle Beach
I am an employee who always tries to be the best that I can be at my job. I will always uphold the firm's reputation and act ethical at all times