Cheryl Ganim CPA - OH | KY | IN

Cheryl A. Ganim, CPA


Cheryl’s is one of the leaders of the COVID-19 Advisory Services team at Barnes Dennig. Her expertise and thought leadership in state and local taxation, credits and incentives, and tax research and analysis make her an asset to growth-minded clients in all industries. Analyzing and translating complex laws into meaningful and actionable planning tools for business leaders is the driving force behind Cheryl’s work. Her professional experience includes nineteen years in tax compliance and consulting with local and international accounting firms and a regional bank.

As our State and Local Tax Practice leader and member of Barnes Dennig’s tax consulting team, Cheryl has helped numerous companies identify and execute state tax planning opportunities, internal best practices, and minimize tax exposure. Her areas of expertise include State Income and Sales Tax nexus, Audit Defense and Analysis, as well as Research & Experimentation Tax Credits, and other tax credits and incentives.

Cheryl is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA), a 2013 graduate of the Cincinnati Chamber’s Women Excel Leadership – Class 7; and National Multiple Sclerosis Society Leadership class.


“Robert Ramsay and Cheryl Ganim consistently inspire trust and confidence. They support our team and we feel like they are always working in our best interest.  It’s a pleasure to work with them!”

– Steven K., President

“Barnes Dennig staff who work on our account are super professional, proactive, and responsive.  Could not ask for better service.  Those individuals are Kara Wysinski, Harold Kremer, Cheryl Ganim, and those ‘behind the scenes’ who work with them to meet client expectations.”

– Sue M., CFO

“I have always been extremely happy with the services that Barnes Dennig provides.” 

– John S., Vice President & CFO