Drew Potesta

Dublin, OH
Resident of Columbus, OH
Rea Team Member Since 2021
  • At Rea, Drew works on state and local tax returns and compliance.

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

Individual tax

Business tax

Microsoft Excel tricks

Client relations


How we know he knows what he's doing:

Drew earned his bachelor's degree in accounting with a minor in finance from Lake Erie College.

His career in accounting started at Zappitelli Financial Services as a tax intern. He also worked on state and local taxes at Cocca Development.

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

Playing with his dog, playing video games or golfing.

Inside The Mind Of...

What does “A Brighter Way” mean to you? "A Brighter Way" means being willing to grow in the workplace and being open to learning throughout my career.

Why do you choose to work at Rea? Because of the opportunities to grow and move up in the workplace.

Describe your work style. Hardworking, dedicated, and focused.

What line of The Rea Way describes you the best? Be generous with praise and constructive with criticism. 

Just For Fun:

What profession would you choose if you didn’t go into accounting? Engineer.

What is the best restaurant you’ve ever eaten at? Marble Room in Cleveland.

What is your most prized possession? My dog.

I am dedicated to the job at hand, always willing to learn!