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Evansville Office

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Evansville, IN 47708

Paul Esche, CPA, CCIFP, CCA

Vice President

Paul is a Vice President at Harding, Shymanski & Company, P.S.C. He has been with the firm since 2000 and works closely with clients throughout the country. Paul is co-leader of the firm’s construction practice and co-leader of the firm’s employee benefit audit practice. He provides consulting and accounting services to ESOP companies as well as companies looking to do an ESOP transaction.


  • B.A. in Accounting, University of Southern Indiana 2000


  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional
  • Certified Construction Auditor

Service Areas

  • Accounting and Auditing
  • Advisory Services
  • Employee Benefit Audits
  • ESOP

Industry Expertise

  • Construction
  • Mineral
  • Manufacturing

Professional Memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Indiana CPA Society (INCPAS)
  • Kentucky CPA Society (KYCPA)
  • National Center for Employee Ownership
  • Construction Industry CPA’s and Consultants (CICPAC)
  • National Association of Surety Bond Producers
  • National Association of Construction Auditors
  • Association of General Contractors
  • Indiana Construction Association
  • Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA)
  • Association of Builders and Contractors
  • Institute of Management Accountants
  • McGladrey Construction and Real Estate Network (MCREN)
  • Kentucky Surety Association
  • Illinois Oil and Gas Association
  • Indiana Oil and Gas Association
  • ESOP Association

Civic Involvement

  • Ark Crisis Child Care Center – past Treasurer
  • AGC Southwest Roundtable Board Member
  • Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) – Treasurer, past Secretary and Membership Director

Special Recognition and Honors

  • Featured speaker and panelist at Harding, Shymanski & Company, P.S.C.’s Annual Conference (2007, 2008, and 2009)
  • Panelist for CFMA 2010 roundtable
  • Speaker at 2010 CFMA/ ICA seminar
  • 2013 Indiana/ Kentucky/ Ohio Tri-state ESOP Conference speaker
  • 2014 Indiana ESOP Association Conference speaker
  • 2015 ESOP Association Regional Conference speaker
  • 2015 CFMA Ohio Valley Construction Conference speaker
  • 2016 Kentucky Chamber 28th Annual HR Update Conference speaker
  • 2017 CFMA Ohio Valley Construction Conference speaker