AAFCPAs Promotes Four to Manager to Support Firm Growth

It is with great pleasure that AAFCPAs recognizes the skill, effort, and character of four exceptional team members who have recently been promoted to Manager. Through their commitment and tireless enthusiasm to deliver excellence in service to our growing client base, each of the following individuals has earned this distinguished recognition and promotion to his or her new role.

Manager Promotions Blog (Rory Burke, Steve Lanza, Pauline Legor & Liz Wright)

Rory Burke, CPA has extensive experience providing audit, tax, and advisory solutions to sophisticated nonprofits. He specializes in serving community & economic developers, charter schools & charter management organizations, and multiservice human & social service providers. To his clients, colleagues, and friends, Rory is known as someone who deeply cares about the nonprofit community, and specifically those that are improving places, building communities, and transforming lives for vulnerable populations.

Steve Lanza, MSA, CPA is a member of AAFCPAs’ Commercial Tax Practice, providing sophisticated tax planning, strategy, and compliance solutions for diverse privately-held companies, as well as high-net-worth individuals. Steve makes it a point to know his clients—their finances, challenges, and their vision for the future. Clients appreciate the ability to rely on him throughout the year to discuss how decisions they may face will impact their company, as well as how they integrate into their personal tax situations. Steve is an inspiring and influential leader, known for opening his team up to new ideas and for making things happen.

Pauline Legor, MBA, CPA is an active leader in AAFCPAs Healthcare practice serving behavioral health providers and Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs). She advises clients on maximizing reimbursement, implementing data-driven patient care, and maintaining program compliance. Pauline has built strong relationships with AAFCPAs’ clients as a result of her technical knowledge, true professionalism, and keen attention to detail. Learn more about Pauline. >>

Liz Wright, MSA, CPA is responsible for leading high-energy teams in the execution of financial statement assurance engagements for commercial businesses and sophisticated nonprofit organizations. She is execution and logic-driven with a strong ability to improve processes and maximize efficiency. She is respected by her AAFCPAs’ team members and clients for her remarkable memory for specific details and is an invaluable resource for institutional knowledge.

Each of these team members brings diverse financial, technical, and industry experience to AAFCPAs’ clients, as well as an enthusiastic commitment to helping clients thrive. Please join us in celebrating their achievements and success!

About the Author

Pauline is a leader in AAFCPAs’ Healthcare practice, providing assurance and consulting solutions for Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) and behavioral health providers. Pauline has extensive expertise overseeing audits in accordance with Uniform Guidance/Single Audit and Government Auditing Standards, state-specific filing requirements, such as the Massachusetts’ Uniform Financial Report (UFR), as well as U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Additionally, she has deep expertise in the federal 340B Drug Pricing Program helping clients ensure 340B Program integrity and maintain accurate records documenting compliance with all 340B Program requirements. Beyond audits, she provides specialized analysis & advisory services for healthcare organizations to optimize their reimbursements. This includes revenue cycle assessments, fee structure analysis, Sliding Fee Discount Program assessments, Medicaid and Medicare Cost Reporting, denials prevention and management, as well as data analysis and benchmarking.