Lewis T. Shreve, CPA, CGMA



Background and Experience

  • Founding partner of Mostellar & Shreve, LLP
  • Over 30 years of experience in public accounting, starting in 1984 with a local public accounting firm before joining in 1986 our predecessor firm, John B. Mostellar, CPA
  • Before entering public accounting, worked for a savings and loan financial institution as assistant controller for over three years, then as controller for a manufacturing company for almost two years
  • Work experience includes accounting services (including audits, reviews, and compilations); income tax preparation for corporations, partnerships, fiduciaries and individuals; and estate and gift tax planning and preparation
  • Industry experience includes construction, retail, wholesale, manufacturing, timber, oil & gas, and not-for-profit organizations


  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Accounting – University of South Alabama, 1979

Professional and Civic Activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Member
  • Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants, Member
  • Mobile Chapter of Certified Public Accountants, Past President and Board Member
  • Estate Planning Council of Mobile, Member
  • St. Mary’s Home, Finance Chairman
  • Goodwill Easter Seals, Advisory Board, Past Board Member and Finance Chairman
  • Rotary Club of Mobile, Member
  • The Lions Club of Mobile, Member
  • Family Counseling Center, Past Board Member, Finance Chairman, and President
  • Gulf Coast Exploreum, Past Board Member and Finance Chairman

Hobbies and Interests

  • Enjoys spending time running, exercising, fishing, and boating