Randy Myeroff

Randy Myeroff, CPA, CGMA Chief Executive Officer

Integrity, honesty, passion, empathy and truly being the best at what you do are the uncompromising values Randy lives by and drives into the firm’s culture every day. He recognizes that sustainable success comes from personal discipline, empowering others to thrive, understanding that mistakes are an important part of the journey, and always focusing on the client’s best interests.

Location: Cleveland Email: rmyeroff@cohencpa.com Phone: 216.774.1102

Thought Leadership

Credentials & Education

  • Certified Public Accountant (Ohio)
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
  • B.S. in accounting, Ithaca College

The firm looks to Randy for overall strategy and vision, and particularly to attract and develop additional leaders to serve the firm and its clients. Randy’s leadership has led the firm to grow more than eight-fold in size and to significantly expand service offerings since becoming CEO in 1997. 
Randy is always willing to share with the firm's clients and partners his firsthand knowledge of what it takes to develop and run a successful business. Navigating mergers and acquisitions, offering proven negotiation skills, tapping capital resources, structuring ownership succession plans, and providing strategic and family planning are all key areas of Randy’s expertise.


  • President & CEO since 1997; member of Cohen & Company's Board of Governors; co-founder of the firm’s Akron office
  • American Institute of CPAs’ (AICPA) Major Firms Group (Chair)
  • Ohio Society of CPAs
  • The International Accounting Group (TIAG) (Advisory Board)
  • Greater Cleveland Partnership (GCP) (Board of Directors, Finance Committee and Government Affairs Council)
  • The Cleveland Orchestra’s Musical Arts Association (Advisory Council)
  • 50 Club of Cleveland
  • Presenter to a variety of organizations on firm management and governance issues, and mergers and acquisitions
  • Serves on advisory boards for several private companies and not-for-profit organizations
  • Previously involved with AICPA Governing Council and Nominations Committee, Akron Art Museum (Board of Trustees/Treasurer), Breakthrough Schools (Board of Directors), Case Western Reserve University (Visiting Committee), Cleveland Metroparks Zoo (Board of Directors), Summa Health System Foundation (Vice Chair), among many other organizations


Randy and his wife, Chris, live in Bratenahl, Ohio, and are the proud parents of three sons.