Len Pepe

  • Senior Lecturer, Accounting
  • Senior Lecturer, Bentley University
  • Director, CliftonLarsenAllen
  • Director, Blum Shapiro LLP
  • Program director of Masters of Science in Acctg and Acctg Analytics, Bentley University
  • MSA Bentley University
  • BA College of The Holy Cross

Teaching Interests

Accounting, Auditing, Ethics, Operations

Research Interests

Professional practice

Consulting/Practice Interests

Audit and firm economics and operations


45 years of professional practice in accounting.
Local, regional and global firms.
Office managing partner at BDO LLP, Grant Thornton LLP and a consulting engagement with a regional firm , blumshapiro Inc. and national firm CLA

Professional Memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants 1980 - 2018
  • Massachusetts Society of CPA's 1980 - 2018
  • Awards and Honors

  • 2023, Dr. Dave Landers Faculty Mentor Award, Northeast - 10 Athletic Conference
  • 2017, Adamian Award for Teaching Excellence - Part time, Bentley University
  • Presentations

  • Pepe, L. (2019). “From Industry to Academia...How what when and where” Presented at the American Accounting Association AAA Impact for the Future Conference New York NY
  • Service

    Department Service

  • Program Director for Master of Science in Accountancy 2017 - Present
  • University Service

  • Committee Member for Graduate Program Curriculum Committee 2020 - 2020
  • Committee Member for MSA Underrepresented Student Admissions Opportunity Committee 2020 - 2020
  • Committee Member for MSA/MSAA Revision Task Force 2020 - 2020
  • Committee Member for Graduate Academic Performance Committee 2018 - 2020