R.E. Pierce & Associates, PC

About Us

R.E. Pierce & Associates, PC is a local CPA firm with offices in New Albany, IN and Louisville, KY that provides comprehensive accounting and tax services for businesses in the New Albany area. We are a well-respected firm with a reputation for expertise and integrity.

R.E. Pierce & Associates, PC understands that businesses need a competent and reliable financial advocate. Yes, we can do your tax preparation and process accurate financial statements. But our real strength lies in our ability to stand with you as you grow your business and to be a trusted partner as you make the difficult decisions necessary for your success.

Free Consultation!
We would be happy to discuss how we can work together. R.E. Pierce & Associates, PC offers a FREE initial consultation for New Albany area business owners. Call Ron Pierce at 812-399-3169 to set up an appointment today!

Ron Pierce, CPA

Ron PierceRon has over 20 years of successful financial and tax experience in both public accounting and industry.

Mr. Pierce began his career in public accounting as an audit staff accountant with Kruggel Lawton & Company, a large regional firm in South Bend, Indiana. After serving several years on the audit staff, Ron focused his practice on taxation and was promoted to tax manager. He also served as tax specialist with Crowe, Chizek & Company in Louisville, Kentucky as part of the State and Local Tax group. Ron has also been a Chief Financial Officer in the hospitality and healthcare industries. Along with his diverse accounting background, he also has provided his accounting and tax experience with clients in a wide range of industries that include manufacturing, retail, construction, healthcare, service, restaurants, and real estate. Ron earned a Bachelor's degree from Indiana University and began his public accounting career in 1995. He became a Certified Public Accountant in 1998 and is licensed in both Indiana and Kentucky.

Ken Lear, CPA, CFE

Ken Lear

Ken joined R. E. Pierce & Associates with over 20 plus years of public accounting experience. Ken was previously the audit partner at Jones, Nale & Mattingly PLC, where he began his career in 1992 after his graduation from Indiana University. Ken's areas of specialization include construction contractors, not-for-profit organizations, fraud investigations, litigation support, and individual and corporate taxation.

Ann Chevalier

Ann Chevalier

Ann, as our Administrative Assistant, has 20 years of experience in a law office that specialized in estate and tax planning. She earned her degree in Paralegal Studies from Sullivan College. She also has 10 years of experience working for a seasonal tax preparation company.