Jim Fracker – Rea CPA

Jim Fracker

Zanesville, OH
Resident of New Concord, OH
Rea Team Member Since 1992
  • As a principal at the firm, Jim specializes in oil & gas construction. His responsibilities include meeting with clients, solving problems, addressing the firm's needs, building relationships and reviewing tax work.

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

  • Tax
  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Business consulting
  • Construction
  • Oil & gas

How we know he knows what he's doing:

  • Jim began his career in the accounting industry in 1978.
  • Prior to joining Rea in 1992, Jim worked as a sole practitioner as well as provided his expertise to a local CPA firm and worked with the Ohio Department of Taxation.
  • Jim earned his bachelor's degree from The Ohio State University.

Furthering his professional development, Jim is involved with:

  • The American Institute of CPAs
  • The Ohio Society of CPAs
  • Red Cross of Muskingum Valley (board member emeritus)
  • Christ Our Light Church (financial committee member)

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

  • Watching The Ohio State Buckeyes football
  • Golfing
  • Spending time with family
  • Walking his dog

Inside The Mind Of...

  • In a sentence, please share what "A Brighter Way" means to you? More efficient and effective way of working.
  • What's your favorite aspect of your job? Being able to work with clients, build friendships and identifying solutions to our client's challenges.
  • Describe your work style. Dedicated and committed to finding answers.

Just For Fun:

  • What did 10-year-old you want to be when you grew up? A professional sports player
  • What profession would you choose if you didn't go into accounting? Pharmacy
  • What makes you get out of bed every day? Anticipation to see what the day will bring
I am passionate about the relationships I have developed with my clients and enjoy working with them to achieve success for their business.