Ms. Lori A. McLaughlin CPA, PFS

Partner, Crowe LLP

A Tax Partner in Crowe's Exempt Organizations Tax Practice, Lori leads the Firm's Grants Advisory practice. She has over thirty years of experience, the majority at a Big Four firm, providing services to corporate foundations and other charitable entities. Her experience includes working with corporate leadership, corporate tax and treasury departments, program teams, and related charitable entities to gain operational efficiencies and mitigate financial, operational, programmatic, and reputational risks associated with corporate giving and foundations. She has advised clients on numerous issues, including: foundation governance, mission development, private foundation excise taxes, domestic and international grantmaking, program and mission-related investments, troubled and diverted grants, grant process design, international charitable operations, expenditure responsibility and equivalency determinations, grant evaluations, impact measurement, risk management, and prize philanthropy.