Our People

We employ and champion exceptional accounting professionals who are passionate about what they do.

Our Team

The partners, professional staff and administrative professionals at Leone, McDonnell & Roberts share the common traits of thorough professionalism and unquestionable integrity. Individually, each one of our Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) brings their own nuances of expertise to the table for our clients. Their leadership is the driving force behind the service-oriented philosophy of Leone, McDonnell & Roberts.

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  • Evan J. Stowell Managing Partner

    Evan joined Leone, McDonnell & Roberts in 2002 following his college graduation.

  • John (“Jack”) D. Callahan, Jr. Vice President, Partner

    Jack joined Leone, McDonnell & Roberts in 1985.

  • John J. Daigneault Treasurer, Partner

    John joined Leone, McDonnell & Roberts in 1988 and was admitted to the firm’s partner group in 2000.

  • Thomas W. Roberts Vice President, Partner

    Tom joined Leone, McDonnell & Roberts in 1987 and currently works in the firm’s North Conway and Wolfeboro offices.

  • Paula J. Daley DePlanche Vice President, Partner

    Paula joined Leone, McDonnell & Roberts in 1988 and was admitted to partnership in 2005.

  • Shauna I. Brown Secretary, Partner

    Shauna joined Leone, McDonnell & Roberts in 2006 and was appointed Vice President, Partner in 2016.

  • Peter R. Ventura Vice President, Partner

    Peter has been a member of the Leone, McDonnell & Roberts team since 2003.

  • Christopher J. McKay Vice President, Partner

    Christopher joined Leone, McDonnell & Roberts in 2009 and was admitted to the firm’s partner group in 2020.

  • Joseph F. Quinn, Jr. Principal

    Joe currently works out of the firm’s Stratham, NH office, where he is responsible for managing client relationships and staff. He also oversees client development.

  • Roger L. Hamel Principal

    Roger joined Leone, McDonnell & Roberts, Professional Association in 2002. He is well-known throughout the firm for his listening skills.

  • Tavia D. Cederberg Manager

    In her role as Manager, Tavia oversees work performed by the firm’s staff level employees, such as audits, reviews, compilations and tax preparation.

  • Jason Gaskell Manager

    Jason launched his career with us in 2009 after graduating from the University of New Hampshire. He is a Manager in our Dover, NH office.

  • Ryan T. Maran Manager

    Ryan joined our Wolfeboro office in 2013 as a University of New Hampshire cum laude graduate.

  • Brieanna Pettengill Manager

    Brieanna joined Leone, McDonnell & Roberts in 2011. She is a Manager in our Dover, NH branch.

  • Angela M. Zakon Supervisor

    Angela joined the Leone, McDonnell & Roberts team in 2008 and currently serves as Supervisor in our North Conway office.

  • Lynn E. Kasch Supervisor

    Lynn has been with Leone, McDonnell & Roberts since 2002. She is Supervisor at our firm, working in our Dover and Wolfeboro, NH locations.

  • Laura O’Keefe Supervisor

    Laura joined Leone, McDonnell & Roberts in 2016. She is a Supervisor in our Stratham, NH branch.

  • Rachelle Burnham Supervisor

    Rachelle joined Leone, McDonnell & Roberts in early 2018. She is a Supervisor in our Dover, NH office.

  • Katie Bell Supervisor

    Katie arrived at Leone, McDonnell & Roberts after graduating summa cum laude from the University of New Hampshire in 2012, going on to earn a Master of Science in Accounting in 2013.

  • Kimberly McLaughlin Supervisor

    Kimberly started her career at Leone, McDonnell & Roberts in 2015 after graduating summa cum laude from Plymouth State University where she earned the distinction of being a Top 20 Senior.

  • Christine Chrysafidis Senior

    Christine first started at Leone, McDonnel & Roberts as an intern in the summer 2017. She joined our team full-time in 2018 after her college graduation.

  • Abby Lamothe Senior

    Abby joined Leone, McDonnell & Roberts full-time in 2018 as a Senior Accountant. She first started with the firm as an intern in the summer of 2014, while she was completing her college studies.

  • Joseph Payne Senior

    Joseph joined the Leone, McDonnell & Robert team in 2018 upon his graduation from Plymouth State University. He is a Senior Accountant in our Wolfeboro, NH office.

  • Molly Burns Staff

    After multiple internships with Leone, McDonnell & Roberts, Molly joined the firm as a full time Staff Accountant after earning her Master of Science in Accounting in 2019.

  • Robert Franger Staff

    Robert is another intern success story here at Leone, McDonnell & Roberts. He interned with us for one audit season and two tax seasons before joining our team full-time in 2019 as a Staff Accountant, after earning his Master’s from the University of New Hampshire.

  • Eddie Eseppi Staff

    Eddie is a Leone, McDonnell & Roberts Staff Accountant. Eddie graduated from the University of Connecticut in 2017 where he earned a BS in Accounting and a Certificate in Management Information Systems.

  • Amanda Berry Staff

    Following her graduation from the University of New Hampshire, Staff Accountant Amanda started her career at Leone, McDonnell & Roberts as a summer intern in 2020, where she received extensive training in tax and audit engagement.

  • Gigi Eggers Affordable Housing Consultant

    Gigi Eggers, CPA, MBA, has more than 30 years of public and private accounting experience with more than 25 years in the affordable housing industry.

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