Tonya Berry

Associate
Wooster, OH
Resident of Sugarcreek, OH
Rea Team Member Since 2017
  • At Rea, Tonya provides tax and audit services to our clients.

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

Individual taxation

Becoming a CPA

Accounting classes to take to fulfill your 150

Leadership skills

Speech/presentation skills

How we know she knows what she's doing:

Tonya graduated from Ashland University with a bachelor's and master's degree in accounting in May 2019

She started at Rea as an intern

Furthering her professional development, Tonya is involved with:

AICPA
OSCPA

How she's helped clients meet their business needs:

A client was attempting to bypass certain insurance costs by choosing to report a risky tax position. Through the help of a manager, they explored additional options with the taxpayer and were able to present a more conservative approach on their tax return.

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

Spending time with family and friends

Reading

Catching up on the latest movies

Tonya is involved in her community:

Grace Church in Millersburg

Inside The Mind Of...

What does “A Brighter Way” mean to you? "A Brighter Way" symbolizes a better and more efficient way to perform each day and continue to grow.

Why do you choose to work at Rea? The family like feel of the company.

What’s your favorite aspect of your job? Constantly learning

Describe your work style. Work hard at everything you do

Just For Fun:

What did 10-year-old you want to be when you grew up? An actress

What profession would you choose if you didn’t go into accounting? Financial advisor

What is one trait you possess that you inherited from your mother or father? Hard worker

I am a motivated individual always looking to learn and help clients and coworkers in whatever way possible. My goal within this firm is to make an impact on the people around me for my skills and knowledge of the industry.