Cassie L. Shearer, CPA

Director, Tax & Business Advisory Services
(614) 947-5328

Cassie joined GBQ in 2013 and has 24 years of tax and accounting experience. Before joining GBQ, Cassie was the Tax Director at DSW Inc., a publicly traded retail company with over $2 billion in sales. Cassie also spent nine years with KPMG in their Federal Tax group.

Cassie is uniquely positioned to assist GBQ’s clients with income tax issues, having spent time in both tax consulting and internal corporate roles. She has extensive experience working with both publicly traded and privately held domestic and international companies, serving clients in the retail, manufacturing, distribution and service industries. Her experience ranges from income tax accounting, federal and multi-state tax compliance, audit defense and tax research and planning.


  • Otterbein University – B.S., Accounting

Professional Associations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • The Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants