CPA and Senior Accountant
Kalinda joined our team in 2021 as a senior accountant during the Gibson LeClair, LLC merger. She works out of our Augusta office.
Before One River
Kalinda earned a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting with a minor in Forensics and an MBA from Thomas College. Kalinda’s prior employment includes working for a small accounting firm in eastern Maine where she worked with a variety of clients including small businesses and nonprofits.
At One River
At One River, Kalinda primarily works on nonprofit audit, review, and compilation engagements along with preparing 990s. During Tax Season she also work on business, individual, and fiduciary tax returns.
Besides One River
Kalinda is a member of The America Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She currently lives in Sidney. Outside of work, she enjoys swimming, traveling, and spending time with family.
Q & A…
Why do you do what you do?
I enjoy working with clients and being able to make a difference in someone’s day.
What do you do on April 16th?
The best thing to do on April 16th is to rest, relax, nap and start planning summer beach trips!
What is your favorite movie?
The Harry Potter Series… along with all the books.
What is something people might not know about you?
When I started college in upstate New York I was a PreMed Biology/Chemistry major and was on the path to become a doctor and decided it wasn’t for me, but loved the math aspect of chemistry and switched majors to Accounting and came back home to Maine to get a degree in Accounting.
What is one of your biggest accomplishments?
Getting my CPA! Those exams are some of the most brutal things I have gone through.
Best advice you ever received?
From a previous boss “Don’t stress, you can only do one thing at a time, it will all get done but focus on one thing at a time.”