Barbara Lewis


Barbara Lewis, CPA, CCIFP, CGMA, joined CLA in 2020.  Prior to that she was a shareholder with Atkinson & Co., Ltd.  She served as head of the assurance department and quality control director for Atkinson & Co., Ltd. Barbara specializes in serving not for profit organizations, real estate entities, construction entities and other numerous private industries.  Barbara has been in public accounting for 37 years. Barbara also conducts peer reviews for other CPA firms and is a techncial reviewer for the AICPA Peer Review Program in Colorado and New Mexico.  


Bachelor of Accountancy, New Mexico State University 1984

In the community

AICPA Peer Review Board-Standards Task Force Chair 

ARCA - Board member and vice-chair 

CFMA Albuquerque Chapter Board member

Ronald McDonald House Children Charities of NM - board member and past chair

CNM Foundation - board member and past chair 

Former member of the ASB ad TIC for the AICPA

Past preseident of the NMSCPAs and former AICPA council Representative

Carrie Tingley Hospital Foundation - former Board chair and current finance committee member