Ivy Lin, CPA

Ivy Lin provides expert advisory services to clients regarding Federal, State, and Local Tax (SALT) compliance to clients at financial institutions and community banks. Ivy specializes in assisting community banks with quarterly and annual planning and tax compliance. Ivy’s clients appreciate the quality of her deliverables and her responsiveness.

Thomas Armstrong, CISA

Tom is a manager with proficient experience in business processes and information technology. Tom is specialized in the identification, assessment, mitigation and prioritization of risks and internal controls for a wide range of business cycles, information systems and corporate governance. Tom has served both public and private companies in a variety of capacities across a […]

DeAnna Bird

DeAnna Bird

As the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Administrative Officer, DeAnna’s responsibilities include overseeing the daily operations of the Firm. DeAnna brings to the Company the ability to take the chaotic nature of consulting and put order to it. She administers a variety of areas including sales, financial strategy and growth of the business operationally, marketing, […]

Tonya Preston

Tonya’s enthusiasm and authentic personality challenges the common perception of the recruiter. By combining these traits with a keen understanding of how to cultivate lasting business relationships which benefit client, candidate, and Firm alike, she achieves great success in her role. With a background in industries as diverse as those of the clients we serve, […]

Stephen Estelle, J.D.

Steve Estelle provides expert guidance on State and Local Tax (SALT) issues to clients across multiple industries. As a licensed attorney with experience in both public accounting and private industry, Steve is adept at helping clients navigate the practical day-to-day aspects of state and local tax. He uses his expertise to identify tax savings for […]

Debbie Long

Debbie Long is a Business Development Manager responsible for building relationships with key stakeholders at Central Ohio companies. Debbie is dedicated to identifying the specific needs of individual businesses and working with the Clark Schaefer Hackett team to craft results-oriented solutions. Throughout this process, Debbie demonstrates  a genuine care for clients while promoting the best […]

Jeff Pavelschak, CIA, CFE, CRMA

Jeff Pavelschak

As the Managing Director of our Cincinnati office, Jeff Pavelschak oversees all office activity to ensure quality of services and deliverables. Jeff is also the Director of the Finance/Accounting and Governance, Risk and Compliance practices for Central Ohio, with overall responsibility for engagement quality. He specializes in the identification and documentation of procedural inefficiencies and […]

Carly Devlin, CISA, CISSP

Carly Devlin

Carly Devlin is an experienced information technology professional who helps businesses of all sizes with technology- and audit/control-related projects. As the Managing Director of our Columbus office, Carly oversees all office activity to ensure quality of services and deliverables. She specializes in the identification and documentation of procedural inefficiencies and breakdowns, root causes, and downstream […]

Michelle Smith, CPA

Michelle Smith provides targeted audit, review and compilation services for manufacturers and distributors, employee benefit plans and not-for-profit organizations. Michelle is passionate about meeting new clients and providing new perspectives to help them improve their organizations and realize their goals.

Natosha Dilley, CPA

Natosha Dilley specializes in the area of taxation. One of her focus areas is working with not-for-profit organizations, and she has a passion for helping these clients fulfill their mission. Natosha has a breadth of knowledge in completing Form 990 for tax exempt organizations. She has helped many clients file their Form 990 in a […]