Michael Givens

Senior Associate
Cleveland, OH
Resident of North Royalton, OH
Rea Team Member Since 2019
  • At Rea, Michael helps prepare tax returns and works on various audits.

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

Individual tax

Business tax

Financial statements

Tax software (Axcess)

CaseWare

How we know he knows what he's doing:

Michael received his master's degree in accounting from The University of Akron.

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

Watching TV

Playing video games

Studying for the CPA exam

Inside The Mind Of...

What does “A Brighter Way” mean to you? To me, it means being more engaging and thoughtful.

Why do you choose to work at Rea? I enjoy working with my clients and co-workers, the work here at Rea is great.

What’s your favorite aspect of your job? The variability of work from day-to-day.

Describe your work style. Relaxed and flexible

Just For Fun:

What did 10-year-old you want to be when you grew up? A math teacher

What makes you get out of bed every day? Life, it is so good!

What was your first job? Cashier at Kmart

I'm a hardworking, determined professional who strives to give my clients and the firm the best I have to offer.