HOLYOKE – Meyers Brothers Kalicka, P.C., (MBK) announced the hiring of three new associates – Elizabeth A. Fitzgerald, Joseph D. LeMay, MSA, and Robert D. Spano.
Fitzgerald comes from Our Lady of the Elms College, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with two separate degrees, including a Bachelor of Arts in accounting and information systems and a Bachelor of Arts in business management and marketing. She is currently enrolled in the MSA Program at Elms.
As an undergraduate student, Fitzgerald is a recipient of the Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship, the Margaret & Agnes O’Donnell Scholarship and the Donald A. & Dorothy F. Axtell Grant Scholarship.
Before pursuing accounting, Fitzgerald worked as a customer service professional at a local bank, where she developed a strong customer service skill-set.
In her current position, she works closely with clients to meet their engagement needs and supports the Lead Accountant in matters including compliance testing and financial analysis. In her free time, Fitzgerald enjoys spending time with her family, playing music and being active in her community.
LeMay comes to MBK from Westfield State University. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in business management and an MSA. He brings a background in bookkeeping, cost accounting analytical research and public accounting experience to his position through various internships in both public accounting and private industry, including an internship with Meyers Brothers Kalicka, P.C.
As an associate, his responsibilities include performing audit testing for various industries as well as tax returns for individuals and businesses. When he is not working, LeMay enjoys being outdoors.
MBK also welcomes Spano, who holds a Bachelor of Arts in business administration from American International College where he is currently enrolled in the MSAT graduate program.
During his time at AIC, Spano served as the captain of the men’s lacrosse team. In that role, he focused on the tenets of positive energy, leadership and meeting each and every day with renewed determination – a quality that Robert has brought to his new role at MBK since he began in June.
Spano specializes in fieldwork and compliance testing. Before joining the firm, he completed an internship at a local firm, where he gained experience in taxation and fraud examination.
He spends his free time traveling and relaxing with friends, volunteering and playing lacrosse.