2016 Dancers

  • Ray Strothman

    Bio: Ray Strothman is an honors graduate from Bellarmine University. He founded and currently serves as President and Chairman of Strothman and Company, a Louisville-based CPA firm which has grown steadily and is now one of the largest CPA firms in the region.

    A self-made man, community advocate, consummate volunteer and passionate leader, Strothman continues to ‘pay it forward’ in both his personal and professional life. He credits his Christian based educational foundation with helping him develop the discipline and principles he utilizes and applies in all areas of his business and personal life. Ray was recognized as the Bellarmine Accounting Alumnus of the Year in 2000 and the Alumnus of the Year in 2015.

    He is also considered a national leader in the Accounting field and a community leader in Louisville. Ray is the past North American Chairman of CPA Associates International. He is a current Member of the Greater Louisville Inc. Board of Directors and a Leadership Louisville graduate. He is a member of the Louisville Downtown Rotary Club, Treasurer of the Metro Louisville Rotary Charities, Chair Elect of the Better Business Bureau, and a member of the University of Louisville Board of Overseers.

    A native of Louisville, Ray lives in Anchorage, Kentucky, with his wife, Carolyn. They are the proud parents of three daughters and two sons and proud grandparents of four boys and five girls. He also enjoys travel, photography, ballroom dancing, deep sea fishing, sports and cooking.

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