Cathy Roche | Wooster CPA | Rea CPA

Cathy Roche

Wooster, OH
Resident of Wooster, OH
Rea Team Member Since 2020
  • At Rea, Cathy performs and reviews audits. She also works on compilations, business valuations and tax returns.

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

General accounting


Women-owned businesses

Mentoring and training

How we know she knows what she's doing:

Cathy earned her bachelor's in accounting from Georgia State University

She has over 25 years of experience in the accounting industry

Before becoming a partner of Dyer Roche, Cathy was a senior supervisor at KPMG

She joined Rea as part of the Dyer Roche merger in 2020

She teaches financial accounting at the College of Wooster, Department of Economics

Furthering her professional development, Cathy is involved with:

American Institute of CPAs

Ohio Society of CPAs

Main Street Wooster (served as treasurer for 6 years)

Women's Advisory Board (treasurer)

Wooster Rotary (member)

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





Inside The Mind Of...

What does “A Brighter Way” mean to you? Figuring out how to accomplish a goal and doing the work to achieve it the right way so everyone wins.

What’s your favorite aspect of your job?  The variety

Why do you choose to work at Rea? The people

What is the number one reason you would hire you? Dependable and hardworking

Just For Fun:

What is your most prized possession? My family

What makes you get out of bed every day? My family and friends

What is the best restaurant you’ve ever eaten at? Bacchanalia in Atlanta, GA

I am trustworthy, a good listener, honest, and hardworking.