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The Staff

Linda Mullen, CPA, Manager

Linda rejoined us in 1997. She was certified in 2006 and has an associate’s degree in accounting from Champlain College.

She is a member of the American Institute and the Vermont Society of CPAs. She also has served as Treasurer for the Central Vermont Humane Society and the Vermont Disaster Animal Response Team.

Prior to rejoining us she worked for another local accounting firm. When not in the office Linda enjoys traveling, reading a good book in the sun and hiking.  She also makes therapy visits around Vermont with her dog, Callie.
Linda holds Vermont CPA license number 1966.

E. Lela McCaffrey, CPA, Manager

Lela joined us in 2004. She was certified in 2006 and has a degree in philosophy from St. Michael’s College. She took a job for a nonprofit as an Office Assistant where she obtained knowledge of their accounting system. Despite the steep learning curve, she found she had a love and a talent for accounting.

Prior to joining us she worked for several non-profit organizations and small businesses. She is a member of the American Institute and the Vermont Society of CPAs. She is Chair of the Student Recruitment Taskforce at the Vermont Society of CPAs.

Lela lives in the woods with her husband, Chris and daughters. She is active in her Daughter’s Girl Scout Troop, loves running and creating things with yarns.

Lela holds Vermont CPA license number 1952.

Renee Y. Hrubovcak, Accounting Services Manager

Renee joined us in 2000 with 14 years of accounting experience. Renee became interested in accounting during her first full time job at the age of 16 while working for a local wholesale distributor. She views accounting as more than numbers and values the relationships she cultivates with her clients.

Renee is a Certified Quickbooks Pro Advisor and performs monthly accounting and payroll services for various profit and non-profit entities. She also prepares income tax returns for both individuals and businesses.

She is a Barre native who currently resides with her husband in Williamstown. When not busy in the office or in her garden, she is spending time with her four children and two grandchildren.

Deb Jones, Accounting Services Manager

Deb joined the firm in 2017 with 40 years of accounting experience and 25 years managing her own small business.  Her passion is promoting the health and success of small businesses through thoughtful planning and meaningful partnerships with clients.

Deb is a longtime member and treasurer of the Green Mountain Dog Club and successfully raised and showed AKC purebred dogs for several years.  It was not unusual to have 8-10 dogs and a couple of Himalayan cats in the house while raising her children. She and her husband enjoy beach vacations as well as Rocky Mountain hiking and biking with their children and grandchildren who live in opposing climates around the country.

Sarah Myers, CPA, Supervisor

Sarah joined us in 2012 with over five years of accounting experience. Originally an engineering major in college, she changed her major to accounting her sophomore year after taking an elective accounting course.  She has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Champlain College and obtained her CPA license in October 2015. She is a member of the American Institute and the Vermont Society of CPAs.

Sarah lives in Mad River Valley with her partner, dog and cat. She can often be found snowboarding, participating in obstacle and 5k races or preparing a new batch of homebrews.

Sarah holds Vermont CPA license number 82361.

Kerry A. DeMartino, Accounting Services Supervisor

Kerry joined us in 2007 after twenty years with a local insurance company. She has an associate’s degree in accounting and is currently pursuing her bachelor’s degree in accounting.

Kerry is responsible for providing clients with accounting and payroll services as well as tax return preparation and consultation. She serves as the Treasurer for a local non-profit.

When she is out of the office she spends her time with her husband, Jeff, and their German Shepherds. Kerry is an avid flower gardener and can also be found cheering at local sporting events.

Nathan A. Segale, CPA, Senior Accountant

Nathan joined us in 2012 as an intern during his senior year at the University of Vermont. He graduated in 2012 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in accounting. He always enjoyed studying business and realized while at UVM, accounting was a great way to learn about the variety of businesses out there.

Nathan has deep roots in Montpelier; he grew up in Montpelier and recently purchased a home in town, where he lives with his girlfriend and dog, Doc (who visits the office sometimes). He enjoys the outdoor lifestyle that Vermont has to offer.

Nathan is a member of the American Institute and the Vermont Society of CPAs.

Nathan holds Vermont CPA license number 91915.


Christy E. Day, CPA, Senior Accountant

Christy joined us in 2016. She worked as an actuary at a local insurance company for a number of years and then returned to her alma mater, the University of Vermont, to earn a master’s degree in accountancy.

She enjoys combining her love of numbers with the opportunity to interact with people and businesses in the local community.

Christy lives in Waterbury and is the treasurer of her condo association. She enjoys outdoor activities such as running, biking, and hiking.

Christy holds Vermont CPA license 111369.

Justin R. Vertichio, Senior Accountant

Justin originally from Bellport, NY; joined the firm in August 2018.  He earned his B.S in Accounting from St. Joseph’s College in Patchogue, NY. He currently is attending Southern New Hampshire University, working to obtain an M.S. in Accounting with a Concentration in Taxation. He spent 5 years in Colorado after completion of his undergraduate degree, where his wife was from originally. Justin, his wife, and dogs enjoy getting out as a family for hikes and other outdoor activities during the warmer months. During the winters Justin and his wife enjoy snowboarding.

David P. Dauria, Staff Accountant

David joined our firm in fall of 2017 after interning with us for two previous tax seasons. A native of New Jersey, David came to Vermont to attend the University of Vermont where he earned his BS in Business Administration. While at UVM David concentrated on Finance and Accounting and minored in Economics.

David also was an Intramural Sports Supervisor and Referee while at UVM and continues to play basketball in his downtime.

Sandy F. Monti, Firm Administrator/Accountant

Sandy joined us in 1985 and became our firm administrator in 1992. She manages all internal operations and accounting for us as well as working with many clients on accounting and tax matters.

Prior to joining us Sandy owned and co-managed local restaurants.

She is an active member of the Montpelier VFW Women’s Auxiliary and the Montpelier Elks Club. She enjoys volunteering at Bingo and spending time with her family.

Marci L. Robinson, Full Charge Bookkeeper

Marci joined us in 2017 after 30 years working in accounting services. Marci enjoys the logic and detail of working with numbers as well as the variety of tailoring her work to meet the needs of her clients.

Marci is from Montpelier but currently resides with her husband, daughter and dog, Copper, in Warren. In her free time she likes to kayak on Blueberry Lake, cook and create pottery.

Jennifer M. Gambler-Diego, Bookkeeper

Jennifer joined us in 2015 after working in the Banking/Finance sector for over 20 years. She has a love for numbers which she is continuing by pursuing her Associate’s Degree.

She resides in Barre Town with her family and enjoys spending her time outside.

Stacie Gabert, Bookkeeper

Stacie joined the firm in 2017 with 15 years of various accounting work and is a graduate of Champlain College. Stacie is drawn to bookkeeping because of the day to day changes she faces and the stratification she receives from tying things out.
Originally from New Hampshire, Stacie has been in Vermont foe 24 years. She lives in Essex Junction with her two twin boys.

Mariann P. Tilton, Firm Administrator

Mariann joined us in 2010 after working for another local accounting firm. Originally from Philadelphia, she has a bachelor’s degree in Communication from LaSalle University.

Mariann handles our paperless system and client requests.

When she is not at the office she spends time with her husband, daughter, dog and two cats.

Tonya F. Ling, Support Staff Assistant

Tonya joined us in 2017 after over 19 years working at a local financial firm. She enjoys client service and believes in putting the client first. Tonya grew up in Greensboro, Vermont, on a dairy farm and holds an Associate’s degree in Accounting.

When she is not at the office she spends time staying active by running and hiking.

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