Louis Mezzina


Senior Advisor
New York - New York

T: 212.643.0099 /Ext. 10361Contact

Practice Areas

Service Specialties

Industry Expertise

Professional Experience

Louis Mezzina is a Senior Advisor with the Not-for-Profit Services Practice at Prager Metis, a member of Prager Metis International Group. Lou brings over 40 years of experience serving a diverse array of not-for-profit clients.

Lou has worked closely with well over 100 colleges, universities, and other not-for-profit organizations, including AARP, American Heart Association, the Archdiocese of New York, Duke University, Fordham University, Johns Hopkins University, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, the March of Dimes, Metropolitan Opera, the New York Community Trust, and Wildlife Conservation Society. Beyond accounting, auditing, and financial reporting, he has assisted organizations and the nonprofit sector with respect to operations, risk management, and governance.

Lou is a noted speaker and has presented often at industry conferences, including the AICPA Not-for-Profit Industry Conference, NACUBO’s Higher Education Accounting Forum, NJCPA Nonprofit Conference, and the GWSCPA Nonprofit Symposium. His many years of leadership and service have earned him the National Association of College and University Business Officers’ inaugural Business Partners Service Award and the NJCPA Service Medallion.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants – Not-for-Profit Organizations Committee, Past Member; Not-for-Profit Section, Member
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accounting – Former Chairman, Not-for-Profit Committee


  • NACUBO's Inaugural Business Partners Service Award
  • The NJCPA Service Medallion Award


  • BS, summa cum laude, Accounting, The State University of New York at Albany

Civic Affiliations

  • Make-A-Wish Foundation of Metro New York – Past President