CohnReznick LLP, one of the leading accounting, tax, and advisory firms in the U.S., is proud to announce that Lucas Matesa, CPA, partner, has been named among CPA Practice Advisor’s 40 Under 40 for 2015. 40 Under 40 recognizes professionals who are helping lead the accounting profession into the future.
Lucas, based in the Firm’s Baltimore office, provides audit, accounting, and advisory services to a variety of clients, including real estate developers and investors, mortgage companies (HUD non-supervised lenders), private real estate investment trusts, and state and local government agencies.
Since 2010, Lucas has been a board member and Finance Committee Chair for Project PLASE, a non-profit organization that seeks to provide essential housing and support services to homeless citizens in Baltimore. During his time with the organization he led the establishment of the organization’s Finance Committee and has worked closely with management on improving financial reporting.
“Recognizing future leaders and fostering their career development is one of CohnReznick’s fundamental principles and major strategic priority. We are fortunate to have had many candidates for consideration for this award and could not be happier to congratulate Lucas on this outstanding professional achievement,” said Risa Lavine, Chief of Staff for CohnReznick. “We also thank CPA Practice Advisor for recognizing the well-rounded talents of the next generation of leadership within the profession.”
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