REBECCA L. OGLE, CPA, CFE, CCIFP, CGMA
Rebecca joined Safety Management Group in April 2018 as the growing company’s Chief Financial Officer. Rebecca’s objectives include integration of accounting systems and processes to provide accurate reporting and forecasting, combined with appropriate internal controls and best practices to support the company and its clients as well as guide the growth and longevity of the company.
Rebecca spent 22 years in public accounting; she was a partner for the last 9 years, recently serving as the assurance principal in Somerset CPAs, P.C.’s Construction and A/E Team. Rebecca was a trusted advisor to her clients in the construction and A/E industries; she gained extensive experience in financial reporting and consulting in areas of internal controls, operational efficiencies and tax planning.
She received her Bachelor of Science in accounting with a minor in business and graduated cum laude from Franklin College in 1996. Rebecca earned her Certified Public Accountant credential in August 1999, her Chartered Global Management Accountant designation in August 2014, her Certified Fraud Examiner credential in February 2013, and her Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional credential in November 2015.
Rebecca is a 2003 graduate of the Stanley K. Lacy LEAD program. In recognition of her contribution and dedication to the CPA profession, Rebecca received the “Five Under 35” Award from the Indiana CPA Society in 2006. In 2008, she was recognized as a Super CPA by the Indiana CPA Society.
Rebecca served as an executive officer from April 2012 to March 2016 on the board of directors for the Construction Financial Management Association and is currently serving as the Golf Chair. She is a member and past board member of the Indiana Subcontractors Association. Rebecca is also a member of the Indiana CPA Society, the American Institute of CPAs and, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Central Indiana Chapter.
Rebecca serves as treasurer of the board of directors for both her community’s Homeowners Association and Westfield Youth Sports, Inc. She holds a third-degree black belt at Westfield Family Karate.
Rebecca lives in Westfield with her husband of 20 years, Jason, and their two sons.
Associated Construction Publications
Strengthen Internal Controls in Your Business to Deter and prevent Fraud – April 2013
Hot Accounting Topics – July 2012
Proposed Revenue Recognition Rules Affecting the Construction Industry – February 2011
Indianapolis Business Journal
Contractors should review new Fair Pay overtime rules – September 2004
Construction Industry Financial Performance and Salary & Benefits Survey – 2003 to 2018
Collaborated regarding survey development, marketing initiatives and delivery of results
INDOT Overhead Rate Audits – 2003 to 2018
Collaborative effort in developing, marketing and providing a new niche service
Proprietary Risk Matrix – 2000 to 2018
Collaborated and developed risk-based scoring tool for construction contracts
- A American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Central Indiana Chapter
- BDO Seidman Alliance Construction Industry Group – Past Education Committee Member
- Construction Financial Management Association – current Golf Outing Chair; Board of Directors; Past President, Executive Officer and Scholarship Chair
- Chartered Global Management Accountants
- Indiana CPA Society
- Indiana Subcontractors Association – Former Board of Directors
- Indianapolis Peace Games – Former Board of Directors; Past Treasurer
- Y.S., Incorporated – Treasurer, Board of Directors