Kathy Davis, CEO Anyone seeking CPA services can look at the resume of Kathleen Davis and see the characteristics that define a stellar accountant. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Mount Union College with a double major in accounting and marketing. Kathy is a member of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants and her career as a professional accountant spans more than 20 years. Before opening her own practice Kathy was a Principal in a regional accounting firm, she also has experience in the corporate sector of business.Kathy has distinguished the service she provides to her clients by going beyond what is considered to be the “typical” CPA role. Kathy‘s clients have learned to rely on her for their tax and business consulting needs. Beyond that, however, lies a trust and confidence in her business expertise and dedication to each client’s success. One key difference experienced by Kathy’s clients comes from her attention to detail and focus on each client’s unique needs. Kathy’s clients know from the start that they have entrusted their business to an advisor who will treat it as she would her own, helping them meet their challenges head-on and achieve their goals. Client meetings involve asking the tough questions, probing to identify issues that lie beneath the surface, knowing that often those are the concerns that are most important.Kathy’s focus is always on the client, working with them on the tough questions and helping equip them to meet upcoming challenges. She is not only knowledgeable and accessible, but takes great pride in providing her clients with the very best counsel possible – in clear, concise and understandable terms. When asked what she considers the best part of her job, Kathy’s response is, “Their success is my success.”This dedication extends beyond Kathy’s CPA practice into her community and her family. Kathy is currently on the board of the Medina County Park District and she has previously served on the Boards of the Wadsworth Chamber of Commerce and Leadership Medina County. She has been an active member of Toastmasters and enjoys public speaking and teaching.Kathy resides in Wadsworth with her children – Alyssa, Courtney, Edward and Trinna.Visit Kathy’s LinkedIn profile
Kenneth Gillette, CFOKen Gillette is the CFO of Davis, Nagy & Company LLC and is responsible for the operational management, business development and marketing for the firm. With nearly 30 years of experience, Ken has been Corporate Controller for Bekaert Corporation, Manufacturing Financial Services Manager for A. Schulman Inc. and Plant Controller for Plastipak Packaging, Inc. His vast experience in cost and tax accounting, financial reporting and auditing are great assets when assisting clients with tax and business accounting needs. Ken has a BS Degree in Accounting from the University of Akron.Visit Ken’s LinkedIn profile
Sharon Nagy, CPASharon is a cum laude graduate of Grove City College, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Accounting. Sharon has over twenty-five years of experience in public accounting, including at two regional accounting firms. The first ten years were spent in audit and attest work, with the last fifteen in small business support, accounting, and taxation. She is a member of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants and is a Quickbooks ProAdvisor.Sharon has built her practice around the small business and its owners. She provides controllership services to several businesses, in addition to tax and business consulting. Her clients rely on her to consider their unique needs and tailor services to meet those needs and help the client reach the goals they have established. Clients depend on her judgment and know that she is invested in doing everything she can to ensure that they have the information they need to run their businesses successfully. She takes great pride in her relationships with her clients, and her greatest reward is their success.Sharon lives in Copley with her husband Steve and has two grown children – Stephanie and Troy.Visit Sharon’s LinkedIn profile
Samuel Rufener, Staff Accountant Sam graduated from Kent State University in 2020 and received a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He is currently continuing his post-graduate studies at Kent State University, to earn an MBA, while working full-time as a staff accountant.Sam has worked in a variety of roles throughout his early career. He prides himself on helping his co-workers and clients as much as he can. Outside of work, Sam enjoys tutoring, volunteering at youth sports, and spending time with his family. When asked what his favorite part of his early career has been, Sam responded with, “I have really enjoyed getting to know people and I love to talk with everyone because this creates a more meaningful connection!”Sam does not have any children, but has a Boxer, named Snickers, that he claims is like his child. He grew up in Suffield but has recently moved to Tallmadge.
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