New York, NY – October 14, 2021 – CohnReznick LLP, one of the leading advisory, assurance, and tax firms in the United States, today announced that John Alfonso, CPA, CGMA, Partner and leader of the firm’s Not-for-Profit & Education Industry practice, has been named by Crain's New York Business as one of its 2021 Notable Hispanic Leaders and Executives. This award recognizes Hispanic individuals in senior leadership roles with their companies, emphasizing those that have made significant contributions to advance equality within the workplace.
Alfonso is a highly accomplished public accounting firm professional with more than 30 years of experience providing guidance to not-for-profits. His team works closely with boards, management, and financial leaders of not-for-profit and educational organizations across the country, providing them with assurance, tax, and advisory services that help them address critical financial, operational, and regulatory compliance issues.
Firmly committed to numerous philanthropic causes, Alfonso currently serves as Board Chair of the American Cancer Society (ACS) and has been an ACS volunteer for 30 years. He also serves on the Financial Accounting Standards Board’s Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee; serves as Treasurer of the Spain-U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and is a member of the New York State Society of CPAs Not-for-Profit Committee.
“John’s dedication to the not-for-profit business community, along with his commitment to healthcare equity, inspires all of us who work with him,” said CohnReznick CEO David Kessler. “As the leader of our Not-for-Profit & Education practice, John’s passion for excellence, and compassion for people, strengthens our firm, our partnership, and our clients’ businesses. I can’t think of anyone more deserving of this recognition by Crain’s than John Alfonso.”