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Donna M. Massanova

Partner, CPA
215 557 2224

Donna Massanova is a partner in our audit and accounting services group, the Philadelphia real estate practice leader and the firm practice leader of the 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 encompass the Securities and Exchange Commission 11-K filings, employee stock ownership, defined contribution, defined benefit and health and welfare plan clients in the EBP practice, and affordable housing, real estate developer and construction clients in the real estate practice.


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA)
  • PICPA Employee Benefit Plan Committee
  • Recognition in Employee Benefit Advisor (EBA) magazine as one of the Most Influential Women in Benefit Advising (June 2016 issue)

Honors & Awards

  • Awarded the PICPA’s Women’s Leadership Conference Women to Watch in 2017
  • Awarded the Lasallian Leadership Award in 2017
  • Awarded the LaSalle Beta Gamma Sigma Award in 2016
  • Awarded the 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

Thought Leadership

  • La Salle University Council of Presidents, Associates Committee
  • La Salle University Advisory Committee, School of Business
  • La Salle University Advisory Committee, School of Business


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
  • Firm’s internal leadership program