Kelly Ayers

Senior Associate
Cambridge, OH
Resident of Zanesville, OH
Rea Team Member Since 2016
  • Kelly specializes in performing audits and reviews for Rea clients.

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

  • General accounting
  • Internal controls
  • Audits and reviews
  • Financial statements
  • Not-for-profit accounting

How we know she knows what she's doing:

  • Kelly earned a bachelor's degree in accounting from Franklin University.
  • She also earned a master's degree in accounting from Keller Graduate School of Management, Devry University.
  • Kelly previously worked at Goodwill Industries, Inc. and McLain, Hill, Rugg & Associates, Inc.
  • She has more than 10 years of experience in the accounting industry.

Furthering her professional development, Kelly is involved with:

  • The Ohio Society of CPAs

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

  • Studying for the CPA exam.
  • Reading, scrapbooking, and being outdoors.
  • Spending time with family which include her son Dylan and puppy named Zoey.

Inside The Mind Of...

  • What does "A Brighter Way" mean to you? Always striving for improvement and going beyond what is expected.
  • What's your favorite aspect of your job? Every day is different and brings new challenges and learning experiences.
  • What line of The Rea Way describes you the best? Take your work personally. Quality counts.
  • Why do you choose to work at Rea? The flexibility and work/life balance.

Just For Fun:

  • What did 10-year-old you want to be when you grew up? An FBI Agent.
  • What was your first job? Subway.
  • What is one trait you possess that you inherited from your mother or father? My mother's work ethic.
A dedicated, hardworking and easy-going professional.