Kristen Lewis, J.D., CPA

Kristen Lewis, J.D., CPA

Kristen Lewis is a Senior Manger in Warren Averett’s Tax Division. She has 15 years of experience providing tax services to clients. With an extensive background in serving the nonprofit and healthcare industries, Kristen assists clients with compliance needs and offers trusted tax planning solutions.


  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting, Cum Laude
    Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
  • Bachelor of Arts, Spanish, Cum Laude
    Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
  • Juris Doctor
    Wake Forest University School of Law
    Winston-Salem, NC

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • North Carolina State Bar, Member

Community Involvement

  • Buckhead Church’s UpStreet Children’s Ministry, Volunteer
  • Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
  • St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital
  • Best Friend’s Animal Society
  • Atlanta Community Food Bank
  • Atlanta Mission
  • World Vision
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Atlanta Humane Society

Ask Me About

  • My experience serving as the first and sole tax expert for a multi-billion-dollar healthcare system
  • Schedule H and Section 501(r) compliance for nonprofit hospitals
  • Applying for and maintaining tax-exempt status
  • My love for animals and my crazy family of pets, including an off-track thoroughbred horse
  • My passion for and commitment to nonprofit community organizations
  • My love for reading and writing, and how it has served me throughout my career