Lynn Heslinga


Senior manager

Areas of Expertise

Nonprofit Consulting

Assurance Services

Nonprofit Compliance & Taxation

On The Job

Lynn is a Senior Manager with SVA Certified Public Accountants with expertise in the real estate and nonprofit industries. In her role, she oversees and performs audits for owners of affordable multifamily housing units receiving Section 42 Low-Income Housing Tax Credits.

Lynn also manages and performs audits for owners of projects receiving federal financial assistance from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). She has valuable experience with the unique reporting requirements for these entities.

In addition to her real estate expertise, she also manages and performs audits and tax services for a variety of nonprofit organizations including charitable organizations as well as membership and trade associations. Lynn also performs audits of nonprofit organizations receiving federal and state funding.


  • University of Wisconsin - Madison - Master of Accountancy
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison - Bachelor of Business Administration


  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

professional memberships, affiliations & activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA)

civic & community involvement

  • The Business Forum


Lynn is married and has a son. They love to travel - exploring new cities and countries. She also enjoys spending time with her family and is a favorite babysitter of her nieces and nephews. In her free time, she likes reading, hiking and scrapbooking.

Awards and Affiliations

Forbes Names SVA as 2021 America's Best Accounting Firms


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