Sarah joined the Leone, McDonnell & Roberts team in January of 2018. In her role as Marketing Director, Sarah manages a wide range of marketing and communication efforts for the firm, including website updates, social media management, print collateral, event coordination, blogs/news and advertising. She also coordinates recruiting, sponsorship, and community engagement for the team.
Before joining Leone, McDonnell & Roberts, Sarah built her marketing career at both for-profit and nonprofit organizations. Her professional experience with for-profits and nonprofits makes her an excellent resource for our internal initiatives as well as client-facing campaigns — she understands our clients’ pain points and is able to develop resources that articulate the Leone, McDonnell & Roberts’ difference.
Giving back is also a priority to Sarah. Since 2011, she has served the American Cancer Society Relay for Life in Rochester, New Hampshire. In 2021, Sarah was presented the Sandra C. Labaree Volunteer Values Award, an accolade recognizing her many accomplishments in support of the Society’s mission to celebrate lives, save lives and to lead the fight for a world without cancer. Currently, she is a co-chair of the Rochester event and the co-captain of an active Relay for Life team. She has also volunteered and supported the Dover Chamber of Commerce, Tri-City Christian Academy, and other organizations.
A lifelong New Hampshire native, Sarah graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a minor in Women’s Studies. When she’s not at the office, Sarah enjoys spending time with her husband, Todd, and their two adult children. Outside of volunteering, some of her favorite activities include camping, biking and playing the piano.
Donna Bouchard is part of the Leone, McDonnell & Roberts support team, working as one of our Administrative Assistants. Donna graduated with an associate degree in business sciences from the University of Maine – Augusta in May 1978 and has been working ever since, building a career that stretches over four decades.
Donna first entered the accounting profession in 1981 and has been in the field ever since, working at a few firms across the region. In her current role as Administrative Assistant, Donna contributes to multiple projects across virtually every level in our organization. Her attention to detail and organizational skills are vital to her success at the firm, allowing her to wear many professional hats and manage various responsibilities with the day-to-day operations of our bustling North Conway office. Additionally, Donna’s people skills make her a pleasure to interact with; she makes it her mission to get to know our clients on a first-name basis, making herself available to answer questions and help in any way possible.
Understanding the value of volunteering in the community, Donna does the monthly bookkeeping for Assistance Canine Training Services (A.C.T.S.), an organization that assists in training service dogs.
Originally from Winslow, ME, Donna currently lives in Fryeburg, ME, with her family. When not in the office, Donna, one of nine siblings, loves camping and swimming and family get-togethers with her brothers/sisters and extended family. However, her favorite activity is spending time with her young grandson and his new baby brother whom she credits with keeping her young!
Cindy Landry is a Leone, McDonnell & Roberts Administrative Assistant & Collections Specialist. She has an extensive professional background that includes 16+ years as a social security, worker’s compensation, and personal injury paralegal before joining Leone, McDonnell & Roberts. Prior to that Cindy worked as an administrative assistant and billing and collections specialist for an accident reconstruction company and law firm. She has also worked as a daycare provider.
In her role at LMR, Cindy oversees our reception area, assists with collating tax returns and financial statements, and manages company collections. She also assists our Marketing Director with initiatives as well as organizes and manages building and grounds projects. Cindy is extremely organized, action-oriented, efficient and excellent at multi-tasking, all professional traits that make her an invaluable asset to the Leone, McDonnell & Roberts team. Most importantly, Cindy isn’t just great at her job (which, trust us, she is) — but she enjoys it as well! Every day Cindy arrives at the office excited to work with colleagues who range in age from young college interns through retirement age and tackle whatever the day brings.
When not helping the Leone, McDonnell & Robert crew stay organized and get paid, Cindy enjoys spending time with family and friends including her children, granddaughters, siblings, nieces, nephews, and dog, Jake. She loves hiking, floating in her pool, Geocaching, and playing cribbage. She also prioritizes giving back to the community, serving on an American Cancer Society Relay for Life team. Cindy has a few items on her bucket list she’s looking forward to crossing off, including a solo trip to Ireland, zip lining, and attending her first Bon Jovi concert.
Elizabeth “Betty” Roome
Meet our Wolfeboro Administrative Assistant, Elizabeth “Betty” Roome. Betty first joined the LMRPA team in 2017 — and she’s been successfully running our Wolfeboro reception area ever since. Organized, polished, and a lifelong Wolfeboro resident, Betty is perfectly suited to field incoming calls and greet our clients, visitors, and guests.
In addition to her receptionist duties, Betty also manages a wide range of administrative tasks and projects. Prior to joining LMR, Betty worked in banking and for a local attorney for 29 years. She has also taken paralegal courses at NHTI.
Leslie is a Leone, McDonnell & Roberts Administrative Assistant, currently supporting our Stratham office. Before joining our team, Leslie built her career primarily through serving in the non-profit sector, including EastersealsNH and Rockingham Community Action. She has also supported a small, family-owned CPA firm as well.
Leslie earned an associate’s degree in Business Administration from SNHU. In her role at Leone, McDonnell & Roberts, Leslie supports our accounting team across multiple tasks and initiatives. She’s highly organized and detail-oriented, using her people skills to serve clients who may feel overwhelmed by the process, putting their mind at ease and assuring them they are in good hands.
When not helping our Stratham office run smoothly, Leslie enjoys volunteering in her local community. She also loves spending her free time with her family, hiking, and visiting the Lakes Region.
Amanda started at the firm in 2022. In her role as Administrative Assistant/Receptionist, she gets to do what she does best—work with others and contribute to the team in multiple capacities. She also enjoys her receptionist duties, where she gets to be the first person visitors get to see at our Dover office.
Amanda graduated from Lesley University, earning a BS in Counseling/Psychology in 2018. Before joining Leone, McDonnell and Roberts, she worked in community mental health care as a residential counselor for two years, then as a case manager for the following two years.
A lifelong NH resident, Amanda currently lives in Dover with her beloved cats and dog. She also loves singing, songwriting, and playing musical instruments. In her spare time, she volunteers with Arts In Reach, practices and instructs students of all ages in Okinawan Karate training, and donates her time to help raise mental health awareness for individuals with low socioeconomic status.
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. Most recently, she was a Principal with the national accounting firm of PKF O’Connor Davies. Prior to that she was a Director with Enterprise Community Investment, a Senior Manager with Reznick Group and an Assistant Vice President at SunTrust CDC.
As Principal in charge of the PKF O’Connor Davies Bethesda audit team, Gigi annually reviewed over 150 audits and conducted internal training for team members, as well as participated as a lecturer with the national Low Income Housing Tax Credit Course. Gigi’s audit experience extends to both for profit and non-profit organizations.
At Enterprise, Gigi led a team of 14 permanent and up to 10 seasonal consultants in reviewing quarterly financial statements, audits and tax returns for over 1,700 affordable housing developments. She served as the LIHTC and HTC technical resource for the asset management department and others in the organization.
Gigi has written and lead multiple training courses for fellow employees and others in the areas of Basic Real Estate, Basic and Intermediate Tax Credit Information, 8609 Cost Certifications, Sponsor Financial Review, Cash Flow Statements and Proprietary software. She also taught Principles of Accounting II at Georgia State University.
Gigi holds a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in accounting from Loyola University Maryland and a Masters in Business Administration from University of Baltimore. She is licensed to practice in the state of Maryland.
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA)
- Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter, Inc (BARCS)
- Friends Of Patterson Park, former board member
- Loyola University Maryland – Bachelor of Science, Business Administration
- University of Baltimore – Master of Science, Business Administration