Susan McClure is a CPA with Alinea CPAs. She has more than 30 years of experience in the manufacturing and service industries. She brings solid planning and organizational skills in coordinating all aspects of each project from inception through completion. Susan sees the big picture and plans appropriate strategies to achieve results. Her experience allows her to ascertain needs and goals, streamline existing operations, envision new concepts and future trends, and follow through with development direction and accomplishment.
Prior to Joining Alinea CPA, Susan was CFO and Director of Operations for a group of service companies in Northern Kentucky with 200 employees and $35MM in revenue. She was responsible for all accounting functions/operations/controls and GAAP financial statements, including cash, accounts receivable, inventory, fixed assets, purchasing, and accounts payable for all entities. Susan also provided tax planning and preparation for individual owners and businesses and managed residential and commercial real estate.
Prior to that, Susan was CFO of a precision medical manufacturer with 45 employees and $22 million in revenue. In addition to all accounting and financial functions, she developed and was responsible for the ROI process for the products, including manufacturing overhead and direct labor, and implemented electronic data interchange (EDI) of eCommerce for customers. Susan was a strategic partner to the CEO, driving both top and bottom-line results through her direct contributions to strategic planning, vision for a new company, help with acquisitions and development, and analysis of KPIs.
Susan’s public accounting experience came most recently at VonLehman & Company, where she served as a Manager. There she was recognized for her dedication of outstanding work ethic amongst peers for providing analytical reviews which identified trends and anomalies in financial data. Susan also helped identify superior retirement savings opportunities for clients and collaborated with numerous clients to increase profit and reduce debt. She also provided tax planning for numerous clients in selling their businesses.
Susan has a certificate from Leadership Academy sponsored by the Kentucky Society of CPAs in addition to her Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Cincinnati and serves on the editorial board member of Northern Kentucky Link News Media. She is active in the Northern Kentucky Chamber and as a volunteer with Cincinnati Lab Rescue and Grrand Rescue.