Brian W. Schmidt, CPA, CM&AA



Brian Schmidt is a partner in Katz, Sapper & Miller’s Business Advisory Group and has been in public accounting since 1994. Brian provides tax, accounting and consulting services to a wide variety of businesses and industries. These services include tax planning and strategies, tax compliance, financial statement analysis, mergers and acquisitions, and financing assistance.

Brian co-chairs the firm’s Manufacturing and Distribution Services Group and is a member of the firm’s Transaction Services Group. He is also a KSM mentor and serves on the firm’s Strategic IT Planning Committee.


Brian received both a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and a Master of Accountancy degree from Miami University. In addition to being a Certified Public Accountant, Brian also holds the designation of Certified Merger and Acquisition Advisor.


Brian is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Indiana CPA Society, the Ohio CPA Society, the Alliance for Corporate Growth (Indiana Chapter) and the Alliance of Merger and Acquisition Advisors. He previously served as board chair of School on Wheels.