LAURA K. EMACK, CPA
Laura is a graduate of the University of Maine and has been in public accounting since 1978. Laura serves as the firm's Quality Control Manager for financial statements. Laura is a member of the AICPA and the Maine Society of CPA's. Laura enjoys writing various articles and plays, she resides in Prospect with her husband Jack.
JUSTIN A. HAYES, CPA
Justin graduated in 2013 from the University of Maine at Presque Isle, with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration and a minor in Accounting. He joined the firm in 2015 following the completion of his Masters of Business Administration degree from Husson University. Justin is responsible for tax return preparation as well as performing compilations and review engagements. He is orginally from Dover-Foxcroft and now lives in Bangor with his wife Samantha and their son Michael along with their two dogs, Ally and Brass.
MICHELE M. HERSEY
is a 1995 graduate of the University of Maine and previously worked as a
Sr. Tax Accountant with IDEXX Labs. She joined HEC in 2007 and
practices in our tax practice preparing various corporate, partnership
and individual tax returns. Michelle is an active member of the local
youth hockey program and currently resides in Brewer with her husband
Chris and their two children.
DONALD E. HIGGINS, CPA
Donald graduated from Thomas College in Waterville with a Bachelor's degree in accounting in 1986 and has worked in public accounting ever since. He joined the firm in 2017, and brings with him a wealth of experience in income taxation as well as governmental and nonprofit accounting. Donald is a member of the AICPA and resides in Pittsfield with his wife Marjorie and their two daughters.
AMANDA N. KING, CPA
Amanda graduated from Husson University in 2010 and has been with the firm ever since. Amanda practices in the firms extensive tax practice and also participates in various audit, review and compilation engagements. Amanda currently resides in Bradley with her husband Brad, two boys Nolan and Madden, and their cat Roxi.
Geneva is a graduate of Thomas College in Waterville and is responsible for the firms bookkeeping services, QuickBooks advising, and payroll tax preparation. Geneva joined our firm in 2008 and has been working with public accounting for over 25 years. She currently resides in Newport with her two children. Geneva enjoys spending time outdoors and with her family.
Brooke is a graduate of Husson University in Bangor, Maine. Brooke joined the firm in 2019 and assists with the preparation of tax returns. She also participates in various audit, review and compilation engagements.
Yussif is a graduate of Husson University in Bangor, Maine. Yussif joined the firm in 2019 and assists with the preparation of tax returns for individuals and businesses.
PAUL A. SPEED
Paul is a graduate of Husson University and has been with the firm since 1998. Paul is responsible for various tax services including review of tax returns. Paul participates in compilation, review and audit engagements. Paul is also the varsity soccer coach for Central High School and truly enjoys all sports. Paul and his wife Erin live in Corinth with their three children.
LYNDSEY C. VIOLETTE, CPA
Lyndsey is a graduate from the University of Maine at Machias and Husson University. She joined our firm in 2011 and is responsible for some of the firms audit engagements as well as performing compilation's, reviews and tax engagements. In her spare time Lyndsey enjoys spending time with family, her husband, daughter and their two German Shorthaired Pointers.
Connie is responsible for some of the firms bookkeeping services, QuickBooks advising, and payroll tax preparation. Connie joined our firm in 2014 and has been working in office management, bookkeeping and payroll positions for over 40 years. She currently resides in Brewer. Connie enjoys riding her Harley-Davidson motorcycle and spending time with her family and friends.
SALLY WIGHT - Administrative Assistant