Michael Schafer

Client Service Specialist
Mentor, OH
Resident of Kent, OH
Rea Team Member Since 2017
  • Michael is responsible for tax preparation and providing accounting services to Rea clients.

How we know he knows what he's doing:

  • He earned his bachelor's degree in accounting and finance from Kent State University.
  • He start his career at Rea as an intern in the Mentor office.

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

  • Playing golf
  • Attending various sporting events
  • Spending time with family and friends

Inside The Mind Of...

  • Why do you choose to work at Rea? I liked the small family feel but the capabilities to take on large projects.
  • What's your favorite aspect of your job? Getting to work on new things every day. I'm really looking forward to interacting and developing relationships with my clients as my career continues.
  • Describe your work style. I'm pretty laid back. Hard working but like to have fun and interact with coworkers whenever I can.

Just For Fun:

  • What did 10-year-old you want to be when you grew up? An athletic director for a major college university or a GM for a major professional sports organization.
  • What was your first job? Grounds crew for a local community baseball complex.
  • What is your most prized possession? Michigan football season tickets.
I am a passionate young professional that is looking forward to helping my clients find success.