Cody Smith

CPA
Manager
Lima, OH
Resident of Lima, OH
Rea Team Member Since 2015
  • Cody helps out wherever and whenever he is needed in the tax department. He has helped prepare both business and individual returns along with various interim accounting. He has also amended returns and have responded to various tax notices.

Topics or areas of expertise that he can talk about (even in his sleep):

  • Accounting
  • Business tax
  • Individual tax
  • Interim accounting

How we know he knows what he’s doing:

  • He attended Hillsdale College and received his bachelor’s degree in accounting.

When he’s not in the office, you can find him:

  • Volunteering as an assistant coach for my brother’s high school basketball team, Pandora Gilboa.
  • Hanging out with family and friends.
  • Golfing
  • Playing any kind of sport and working out.

Inside The Mind Of…

  • What does “A Brighter Way” mean to you? It means dedicating yourself to what you’re passionate about, and making everyone else around you better.
  • Why do you choose to work at Rea? I enjoy working with other members of the Rea team.
  • What’s your favorite aspect of your job? Interacting with people on a daily basis and helping others.
  • Describe your work style? Always willing to learn and demonstrate a great work ethic in all things

Just For Fun:

  • What did 10-year-old you want to be when you grew up? A professional basketball player
  • What makes you get out of bed every day? My alarm clock lol…being able to work in a great work environment with great people
  • What was your first job? I traveled around the country helping organize and run basketball camps for Jason Otter’s School of Basketball.
Always looking to improve and get better in all that I do, while dedicating myself to my work, family and helping others.