Author

Lila Leno

Calibre CPA Group

Lilia Leno, CPA, MBA, is a partner in the audit and accounting department of Calibre CPA Group. She has been in public accounting since 1996. Lila has a wealth of experience working with not-for-profit organizations, including national organizations, supporting organizations, and other not-for-profit and governmental entities. She also has experience with employee benefit plans audit and has performed numerous single and multiemployer benefit funds audits in accordance with ERISA.

In addition, she has worked with Federal government-funded organizations and has performed numerous compliance audits in accordance with Government Auditing Standards. Ms. Leno is also involved with the preparation of Federal Forms 990 and 990-T and works to solve issues pertaining to tax-exemption status. 

 

Educational Background

  • B.S. in Business Administration in Accounting (Sonoma State University, California) 2001
  • JD in Law (University of Tirana, Albania) 1995
  • PhD in Financial Accounting (University of Tirana, Albania) 1995
  • B.S. in Accounting and Finance (University of Tirana, Albania) 1985

Credentials

  • Certified Public Accountant (Maryland) 2009

Professional Memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Member since 2009
  • Greater Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants Member since 2013
  • Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants Member since 2009
  • Albanian Association of Certified Accountants Member since 1996