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Lori M. Budnick, CPA





Direct Dial: (860) 561-6828
Fax: (860) 726-7728

Areas of Expertise

Colleges, Independent Schools, Non-Profit Organizations, Long-Term Care, Educational Institutions, Healthcare, Accounting & Auditing, Employee Benefit Assurance Services


General Experience Highlights

As a partner and Director of the Non-Profit Services Group, Lori has over 30 years of experience serving the firm’s many non-profit engagements. Her experience includes work for community and private foundations, membership- and admission-driven organizations, arts and cultural organizations, human service organizations and educational institutions.

Lori’s knowledge includes the compliance and reporting requirements of both Uniform Guidance and the State Single Audit Act.

Lori is also a member of the firm’s Employee Benefit Assurance Services Group and is responsible for many of the non-profit clients’ 403(b) and 401(k) plan audits.

In addition, Lori is a member of our Women Who Lead Social Network, which includes a wide range of senior-level Blum personnel actively helping to clear advancement barriers for women through guidance, coaching and advocacy—as well as offering honest feedback and advice to all Blum employees about how to support the women they work with.

Professional Education

  • University of Connecticut ─ Bachelor of Science

Professional Organizations and Activities




Advisors | Auditors | Consultants | CPAs - Blum Shapiro is one of the premier public accounting firms in the northeast and a Top 100 CPA Firm in the U.S. Our professionals serve businesses, individuals and organizations in Boston (MA), Hartford (CT), Cranston (RI), Shelton (CT) ,Quincy (MA) and Newton (MA) with audit, tax and business consulting services. Our firm has developed practice areas in automotive, construction, education, government, healthcare, hospitality, manufacturing, nonprofit organizations and professional service firms. New Haven CT, Fairfield CT, Norwalk CT, Waterbury CT.