Sharon joined the Leone, McDonnell & Roberts team in 2022 as an Accounting Client Specialist. Sharon has extensive experience in accounting. She has a BS in Accounting from the University of New Haven, Connecticut, and she has more than 10 years of experience as an AVP/Accountant in the banking industry. Then, while raising her children, she managed the books for her family business. Sharon has also passed the CPA exam. In her current role at our firm, she works with a wide range of LMR clients, helping them with QuickBooks, both the online and desktop versions.
Sharon grew up in Connecticut and currently resides in Tuftonboro with her husband Steve and two children. When not hard at work helping LMR clients, Sharon loves spending time in nature with her dogs, boating, snowmobiling. She also loves cooking, yoga, and volunteering with the elderly.
- Nursing home volunteer
- Former PTO president
- University of New Haven
- Bachelor of Science: Accounting
Meet Dawn Pomerleau, a Client Accounting Specialist at Leone, McDonnell & Roberts. In her role at the firm, Dawn provides client services to our clients, including bookkeeping, QuickBooks setup, and management. The position is a great fit for her analytical skill set, and she thrives in our office’s fast-paced and dynamic work environment.
Born and raised in Hooksett, NH, Dawn took accounting and information technology courses at Great Bay Community College and holds an AICPA certification. Before joining LMR, she also worked as the office manager/bookkeeper for 13 years at a local business, where she helped bring the company from paper ledgers to using QuickBooks Enterprise, developed policies and procedures, and assisted with opening two additional locations in CT and the US Virgin Islands.
When not assisting Leone, McDonnell & Roberts clients, Dawn enjoys crafts, puzzles, being outside, hiking, camping, and fishing. She also enjoys spending time with her two sons at home in Rochester, NH.
- Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Great Bay Community College
Kathleen isn’t just an Accounting Manager at Leone, McDonnell & Roberts — she’s also one of our longest tenured employees! With over three decades of experience with the firm, she’s our go-to resource for a wide range of accounting and bookkeeping tasks.
Kathleen manages a wide range of client services, including full charge bookkeeping solutions that include, but are not limited to payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, trust and probate accounting, bank account reconciliation, creation of financial statements and related sports, developing/maintaining a coherent system of accounts. She also assists with setting up new businesses, cost accounting, elder services, and all payroll aspects.
Not only does Kathleen do it all — she does it all with a great attitude. She has a knack for developing solid client relationships and works hard to understand their needs as she works with them to meet their goals. She is also always willing to go beyond her normal work scope to research answers and point our clients in the right direction.
A lifelong New Hampshire resident, Kathleen grew up and raised her family here. She’s a self-proclaimed foodie and a big fan of DIY projects and products. When not in the office, loves to host family and friend gatherings and cooking. She also enjoys live music, the beach, exploring new places (and food), and a good book.
Cathleen Clough is the Leone, McDonnell & Roberts Firm Administrator. Cathleen joined the team in 2006. Prior to her time with us, Cathleen worked in the banking industry in various capacities, and she also gained valuable administrative experience at a medical office.
In her role as Firm Administrator, Cathleen assumes responsibility for a wide range of tasks and functions. Cathleen handles several HR roles, including benefits administration and onboarding for the firm. She also handles purchasing, office administration and helps with billing.
A lifelong New Hampshire resident, Cathleen lives in Sanbornville with her husband. Together, they have three adult children. When she’s not in the office running with multiple projects simultaneously, Cathleen enjoys creating craft cards, gardening or spending time with family and friends at the ocean.
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.
Michelle joined Leone, McDonnell & Robert in 2022. In her role as Project Manager, Michelle manages short and long-term schedules and project due dates for audit and tax services. She also develops and oversees professional staff development plans, builds efficiency and effective responsiveness into existing operations, and helps define new operational strategies and process improvements.
Before joining the firm, Michelle worked in the healthcare field in strategic planning, medical staff services and clinical education. When she’s not managing projects and processes at the firm, Michelle loves spending time with her husband, cat, and two dogs, as well as giving back to the community at women’s heart health and animal welfare charities. An outdoor enthusiast, Michelle loves horseback riding, hiking, and riding ATVs and hopes to someday run the Chicago Marathon.
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.
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. 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 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.
Meet Kelly Munro, an Administrative Assistant at Leone, McDonnell & Roberts’ North Conway office. The youngest of six kids, Kelly’s family is originally from Boston. However, Kelly grew up in Wrentham, MA, and currently resides in Bartlett, NH, where she serves on the Bartlett Recreation Department Board of Directors.
Kelly has extensive administrative and business-owning experience that makes her an excellent fit for her role at our firm. She’s organized, intuitive, and knows how to keep projects moving forward to completion. When not helping the team stay on task, Kelly enjoys spending time with her husband Ron and her family. She also loves spa days, supporting Jen’s Friends Cancer Foundation. and dreams of someday planning a trip to Tuscany, Italy.