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Donna M. Massanova

Partner and Practice Leader, Employee Benefit Plans and Northeast Real Estate and Construction Services
215 557 2224

Donna Massanova is a partner in Baker Tilly’s audit and accounting services group, the northeast region real estate practice leader and the national practice leader for the firm’s employee benefit plan (EBP) services group. Donna is responsible for marketing, business development and directing team members’ education and training in these practices.

Her unique experience enables her to provide audit and other attest services to large public and privately held EBP clients and real estate property management, construction and developer clients. Her areas of expertise include the Securities and Exchange Commission 11-K filings, employee stock ownership, defined contribution, defined benefit and health and welfare plan services in the EBP practice and affordable housing, real estate developer and construction services in the real estate practice.

Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA)
  • PICPA Employee Benefit Plan Committee
  • La Salle University Council of Presidents, Associates Committee
  • La Salle University School of Business, Advisory Committee Chair
  • Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Affiliate, Board of Directors

Honors & Awards

  • Recognized as a PICPA Women to Watch award recipient at Women’s Leadership Conference in 2017
  • Awarded the La Salle University Lasallian Leadership Award in 2017
  • Recognition in Employee Benefit Advisor (EBA) magazine as one of the Most Influential Women in Benefit Advising (June 2016 issue)
  • Awarded the La Salle University Beta Gamma Sigma chapter Distinguished Business Executive Award in 2016
  • Awarded SmartCEO’s CPA & ESQ award for Best Accounting Firm in 2015
  • Awarded the Alice Paul Equality award in 2014
  • Awarded the Women of Distinction award from the Philadelphia Business Journal in 2012
  • Awarded the La Salle University Michael DeAngeles award in 2011

Education

La Salle University
Bachelor of Science in accounting

Continuing Education

  • The Wharton School certification, Employee Benefit Plans: Portfolio Concepts and Management program
  • Practicing Law Institute (PLI), ERISA Evolving World 2014 seminar
  • La Salle Women’s Leadership 2014 Conference, speaker