Melissa Lehr, CPA, MBA
Tel. #: 631-321-8000 ext. 000
Melissa possesses a wealth of experience in providing audit and attest services to clients in diversified industries which encompass manufacturing, distribution, supermarket, consumer products, not-for-profit, real estate, and employee benefit plans including 401(K), ESOP and defined benefit pension plans. In her role as Senior Manager, Melissa is responsible for managing all aspects of the engagement from planning through delivery, including extensive interaction with staff, partners, client senior management, and focus on client servicing. In addition to diligently providing audit and attest services to her clients, Melissa continually seeks to provide value added services such as management consulting and advisory services including cash flow projections to obtain financing, cost saving initiatives, and guidance on accounting policies and procedures to improve operations and strengthen internal controls.
Prior to joining GS&Co. Melisa was a senior manager at a top 25 regional public accounting firm and served as a member of the firm’s Large Corporation Committee and member of the Inclusion & Diversity Council.
Professional Licenses and Affiliation
Melissa is a Certified Public Accountant and is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (“AICPA”) and New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (“NYSSCPA”) , and the New York/New Jersey Chapter of the ESOP Association. She is also a member of NYSSCPA’s Auditing Standard Committee and Employee Benefits Plan Committee. Melissa was recently nominated and selected by the NYSSCPA to join the Leadership Institute Program which enables participants to increase their effectiveness in the workplace, capture important insights, plan strategically, and become effective leaders.
Melissa is a graduate of St. Joseph’s College where she received her B.A. in Accounting and her MBA in Accounting.