Lila McNair

Business Manager


Lila McNair is a Certified Public Accountant with a passion for aligning business and finance strategies that bring performance oriented value. She serves as Business Manager for the Consulting Group and is responsible for increasing visibility into financial reports with real-time, productive data. Lila is an accredited user of cloud accounting systems, Intacct and Intuit Quickbooks Online, and advises on financial reporting, forecasting, systems and processes.

Prior to Cresa, Lila managed the Outsourced Accounting Services team for a top 35 public accounting firm. Her team provided advisory level services to design, implement and deliver comprehensive accounting solutions for private companies, primarily in the professional services, healthcare and nonprofit sectors. She also brings vast experience in auditing and assurance services gained while working with an international accounting firm in the U.S. and U.K.

Professional Experience

Cresa, Business Manager 2017 - Present 
Warren Averett, LLC, Service Area Leader-Accounting Services    2013 - 2017
Intergen, Senior Financial Accountant   2012 - 2013
Ernst & Young, Audit and Assurance Manager 2004 - 2012


American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants   
Women’s Business Alliance


University of South Carolina, Master of Accountancy

University of Alabama, Bachelor of Science in Commerce and Business Administration, Major in Accounting, Minor in Computer Science