Michelle Klement, CPA

Tax Partner

Michelle Klement, CPA is a tax partner providing expertise in federal and state tax compliance, tax planning, employee benefit/retirement plan administration and consulting. Her focus is with the firm’s professional service businesses niche.

Why did you join William Vaughan Company?

I liked that William Vaughan Company was not downtown, and was an easy commute. For me, the fact that it was a smaller, more intimate group was appealing. I also liked the opportunity to work in both tax and audit to vary my exposure.

What are you most passionate about in your work?

I enjoy helping our clients. It feels good to be able to make a difference.

What makes William Vaughan Company different?

Having worked here my entire career, I believe our professionalism and deep respect for one another is unique.

What do you enjoy doing outside of work?

I enjoy walking, watching movies, and exploring nature.


  • Harbor Behavioral Health, Board President
  • Black Swamp Bird Observatory, Treasurer
  • Maumee Valley Historical Society, Treasurer
  • West Side Montessori School, Board Member
  • Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)


  • Bowling Green State University