Skip to the content


Whittlesey Names New Managers

Whittlesey has announced the promotion of Amy Richards, CPA and Katherine Donovan, CPA to the position of Manager. Amy and Katherine are the newest Managers to join the firm’s growing leadership team, effective January 1, 2019.

Amy Richards is based in the firm’s Holyoke, Massachusetts office. Amy has over eleven years of experience in providing accounting, tax, and advisory services. Over her career, she has managed client relationships, made process improvements, and analyzed data to provide actionable insights for her clients.

“We are pleased to have Amy in the role of manager,” stated Partner-in-Charge of the Holyoke Office, Steve Erickson. “As an integral member of our team, Amy has shown the initiative and dedication necessary to not only provide outstanding client service but also develop our next generation of team members.”

Amy formerly served as a supervisor at Whittlesey. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Fitchburg State University and a Master of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts Lowell.

Katherine Donovan is based in the firm’s Hartford, Connecticut office. Katherine has over six years of experience in public accounting with a concentration in employee benefit plans, closely held businesses, and nonprofit organizations. She formerly served as hedge fund accountant for a global specialized software provider and was named a New & Young Professional to Watch, by the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Managing Partner and CEO of Whittlesey’s Hartford Office, Drew Andrews stated: “Katherine has been an asset to our team from day one and we are pleased to announce her promotion. She is instrumental to our firm’s continued success and embraces the firm’s commitment to outstanding client service and professional excellence and serving the communities where we live and work. We are proud to have her in the position of manager and look forward to watching her continue to grow at Whittlesey.”

Katherine is a graduate of the University of Connecticut and has an MS in Accounting and Taxation from the University of Hartford.

About Whittlesey 
Founded in Hartford in 1961, Whittlesey is one of the largest regional CPA and consulting firms in New England. With offices in Connecticut and Massachusetts, we provide a comprehensive array of advisory, assurance, tax, and technology services to a broad range of businesses and individuals.

Media Contact:
Margie Craig, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer
280 Trumbull Street, 24th Floor
Hartford, CT 06103-3509

Follow Us

For our thoughts on the industries we serve and firm updates, follow us on LinkedIn. 

Ready to Connect?

We deliver personalized, expert services. Find out what we can do for you.