P&N is now EisnerAmper

Effective May 21, 2023, P&N has joined EisnerAmper. Read the full announcement here.


Lynne A. Burkart


Lynne A. Burkart, CPA, CIA, CFSA, CRMA, CGMA, CFE, is a Director in the P&N Accounting and Assurance Services Group. With over 25 years of public accounting experience, Lynne has focused her career on serving companies in a variety of industries, including energy, financial institutions/finance, insurance, construction/industrial, real estate, and manufacturing and distribution companies.

Lynne has extensive experience in providing external audits and other attest services, such as delivering system and organization control (SOC) examinations, agreed upon procedures, reviews and other similar services. Lynne’s experience includes family-owned businesses, middle market companies and diverse/multi-entity companies as well as privately-held and publicly traded organizations. Many of Lynne’s clients work with private equity firms. Lynne’s experiences include assisting clients with acquisition, merger and divestiture transactions, technical narratives, adoption of new accounting standards, IPO readiness, international transactions, SOX/404 internal control services, internal audits, risk assessments, providing SOC readiness services, assisting with ESG reporting/testing, and other similar services. Lynne also received the AICPA's Certificate of Educational Achievement in IFRS. Prior to joining the firm, she was a senior manager with a Big Four firm, providing external audit and internal audit services. Lynne also has presented at various professional and internal training seminars.

  • Education & Certifications
    • Certified Public Accountant
    • Certified Internal Auditor
    • Certified Financial Services Auditor
    • Certified in Risk Management Assurance
    • Chartered Global Management Accountant
    • Certified Fraud Examiner
    • AICPA Certificate of Educational Achievement in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • Professional Affiliations
    • Member, Institute of Internal Auditors
    • Board Member, Jefferson Chamber of Commerce
    • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
    • Member, Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants
    • Member, Council of Petroleum Accountants Societies (COPAS)
    • Member, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • Civic Involvement
    • Board Member, Metropolitan Crime Commission
    • Board Member and Finance Committee Member, Community Sailing New Orleans
    • Board Member, American Red Cross, Louisiana
    • Board Member and Finance Committee Member, Second Harvest Food Bank
    • Member, Presidential Advisory Board, Xavier University
    • Member, University of New Orleans Accounting Advisory Council
    • Board Member and Audit Committee Chair, Greater New Orleans Foundation
    • Member, Southern Region Diversity Committee, Boy Scouts of America
    • Advisory Board Member, What You Give Will Grow
    • Finance Committee Member, St. Michael's Special School
    • Board Member and Treasurer, A Studio in the Woods
    • Board Member and Officer, Youth Empowerment Project
    • Finance Committee Member, Greater New Orleans Crimestoppers, Inc.
    • Treasurer, Lighthouse for the Blind
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