Laura Nijmeh

Gahanna, OH
Resident of Hanahan, OH
Rea Team Member Since 2021
  • At Rea, Laura is primary responsible for the management of various audit and AUP engagements. She is always communicating with clients, collaborating with team members to complete engagements, providing guidance and feedback to staff, reviewing work completed by staff, and completing the more complex areas of engagements.

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


AUP engagements

Medicaid school program

Single audits

Financial reporting

How we know she knows what she's doing:

Laura received her bachelor's degree in accounting from Ohio State University.

She joined Rea as part of the KCR merger and has been working in the accounting profession for over five years.

Furthering her professional development, Laura is involved with:

Association of Government Accountants

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

Spending time with her husband and three boys.

Going to the beach, to a park or a playground.

Inside The Mind Of...

What does “A Brighter Way” mean to you? Working together and learning from challenges to create a more positive path for the future.

Why do you choose to work at Rea? Rea maintains a great culture while providing quality services.

What’s your favorite aspect of your job? I love working with the financials and I get to do it with a great team of people.

What line of The Rea Way describes you the best? Respect your clients, your colleagues and yourself

Just For Fun:

What profession would you choose if you didn’t go into accounting? Real estate and flipping houses.

What makes you get out of bed every day? My kids.

What was your first job? Ice cream server.

I'm a self-starter able to complete tasks with little guidance. I also enjoy and work very well both independently and in teams. I'm a dependable employee and strive to provide quality work for the firm and quality service for our clients.