Nicole Ellerbrock

Lima, OH
Resident of Ottawa, OH
Rea Team Member Since 2019
  • At Rea, Nicole assists the assurance team with planning and performing financial statement audits and reviews for construction, manufacturing, and not-for-profits clients.

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


General accounting

Internal controls

How we know she knows what she's doing:

Nicole earned her master's of accounting degree & bachelor's of accounting degree from The Ohio State University

Before joining Rea, she worked at KPMG, LLC

Furthering her professional development, Nicole is involved with:

The Ohio Society of CPAs

The American Institute of CPAs

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

Hanging out with friends and family

Doing some kind of outdoor activity

Watching Ohio State football! Or any other sports

Inside The Mind Of...

What does “A Brighter Way” mean to you? Paving a path for continuous improvement

Why do you choose to work at Rea? The great people whose values align with my own. I also like the size of the company being just large enough to have plenty of resources but still feeling like a small company.

What’s your favorite aspect of your job? The variety of clients and knowing that each day is different.

Just For Fun:

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

What was your first job? Landscaping

What is one trait you possess that you inherited from your mother or father? Their work ethic

I am a hard working individual who tries to always put their best effort forward and who values integrity and honesty.