Schneider Downs Admits Four New Partners

Pittsburgh-based Schneider Downs (FY17 net revenue of $76 million) is expanding its leadership team with the admission of four partners: Steven Barber, Jason Lumpkin, Trevor Warren and Lauren Weddell. This is the firm’s largest expansion of shareholder leadership since 1998.

Co-MP Steven Thompson says all four have spent their careers at the firm. “We have seen their skills develop during their time at Schneider Downs, and we’re looking forward to their continued commitment to providing best-in-class client service and leading our firm into the future.”

Barber, based in Pittsburgh, joined Schneider Downs in 2003 as a tax staff. He has more than 15 years of experience in all areas of tax planning, research and compliance, accounting and financial reporting matters for closely held businesses. He will continue to help grow our automotive client practice.

Lumpkin, based in Pittsburgh, has more than 15 years of qualified retirement plan experience, primarily serving small and middle-market businesses through Schneider Downs Advantage Retirement Solutions group. He joined Schneider Downs in 2000.

Warren, based in Columbus, Ohio, joined the Schneider Downs audit department in 2001. He has extensive experience with audit, review and compilation engagements.

Weddell, based in Pittsburgh, has more than 10 years of experience servicing various clients in the manufacturing, construction, nonprofit, education and professional services industries. She joined the Schneider Downs audit department in 2004.