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. Additionally, he is 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 designations of Certified Merger and Acquisition Advisor and Certified Manufacturing Professional.


Brian is a member of the Association for Corporate Growth (Indiana Chapter), the Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors, the American Institute of CPAs, the Indiana CPA Society, the Ohio CPA Society, and is a graduate of Leadership Indianapolis' Leadership, Education and Development (LEAD) program. He previously served as board chair of School on Wheels.