Kevin Smith, CPA - Partner

Kevin Smith

Professional Background: With a fervent commitment to empowering small businesses and guiding entrepreneurs, Kevin Smith stands at the forefront of fiscal strategy as a seasoned Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Boasting over 15 years of expertise in public accounting, Kevin's advisory extends through the realms of accounting, business, and tax consulting, with a particular knack for integrating cutting-edge technology without sacrificing the invaluable personal touch.

Before his pivotal role in shaping the future at Traner Smith since 2015, Kevin honed his skills at Deloitte, impacting both the Seattle and Cincinnati landscapes. His acumen is not limited to a single industry; Kevin's experience spans a diverse portfolio that includes technology firms, real estate ventures, construction entities, professional service providers, and a plethora of service-centric businesses.

An alumnus of Saint Martin’s University, Kevin not only earned his Bachelor of Arts in Accounting but also exemplified leadership and teamwork as a proud Saint on the university’s baseball team. His professional affiliations include the AICPA and the Washington Society of CPAs, further solidifying his commitment to excellence in his field.

Community Engagement: Kevin's dedication transcends the office as he actively contributes to the Seattle chapter of the Positive Coaching Alliance, shaping the youth sports culture into a nurturing environment for character development. His strategic insights also benefit the city of Edmonds as an appointed member of the Economic Development Commission.

Personal Interests: Beyond the balance sheets, Kevin's heart lies in the joys of family life with his children, Griffen and Garrett, and the camaraderie of friends. A die-hard sports enthusiast, Kevin's loyalty spans from the WSU Cougars to the Seahawks and the Mariners, to embracing the icy thrill of the Kraken. Patiently awaiting the return of the Supersonics, he holds onto the hope of once again rooting for Seattle's beloved basketball legacy. Kevin's zest for life is evident in his leisure activities, whether he's mastering his swing on the golf course or carving through fresh powder on the ski slopes.

Call to Action: Let Kevin Smith help your business thrive in an ever-changing landscape by simplifying the complexities of accounting and tax planning. Connect with Kevin to unlock the potential of your business and dedicate more time to what truly matters.

Contact Information: For inquiries or to learn how Kevin's expertise can benefit your business, please contact