Management Team | Devine Millimet

Management Team

Karen Baer, CPA, CGMA

Director of Administration


Karen brings over thirty years of management, accounting and operational experience to the firm. She has responsibility for the oversight of all aspects of the firm's operational, financial, facilities, information technology, human resources and marketing functions.  She works closely with the firm’s President and Board of Directors on strategic planning and firm operations. Karen’s prior experience included employment at a legal and professional services firm, multi-state auditing, supervision of accounting, operations and human resources management, more than a decade as a controller and several years in public accounting as a Certified Public Accountant. Karen resides in Dunbarton, New Hampshire with her husband and two daughters.

Southern New Hampshire University, BS, Accounting and Finance
summa cum laude


Mary Jenkins

Library & Research Services Manager


Mary brings over 35 years of library and information resources management experience to the firm.  As a legal information professional, she manages all library and research services, including access to and management of the print and digital collections, publisher and vendor relations, training, research and competitive intelligence, and issues tracking. Mary’s prior experience includes library and research directorships in law firms and in government, academic, and corporate organizations.  She resides in Goffstown, NH with her multi-generational family.

Kent State University, M.L.S., Library Science
Saint Anselm College, B.A., Spanish Language and Literature


Lindsay McFarland

Business Development & Marketing Coordinator


Lindsay brings over 13 years of business development, design, marketing, and brand management experience to the firm. She joined the firm in September of 2018 as the Business Development & Marketing Coordinator. Lindsay is responsible for the firm’s internal and external communication efforts. She handles the firm’s advertising, brand management, website, social media and digital campaigns. She assists practice groups and helps attorneys develop and maintain relationships through a strategic content marketing approach providing support for events, seminars, and conference sponsorships.

Plymouth State University, BFA in Graphic Design

Michael Smith

Finance Manager


Michael brings over 10 years of management and accounting experience to the firm.  He is responsible for financial reporting, budgeting, administering the retirement plan, and supervising all accounting operations.  Michael's prior experience includes time at two different software companies, a distributor, a company with various real estate and hospitality elements, and several years in public accounting doing a variety of audit and tax work.  He resides in southern New Hampshire with his wife and four sons.

Hillsdale College, B.A., Accounting

Shannon Webster

Human Resources Manager


Shannon brings over 10 years of Human Resources experience to the firm.  She has responsibility for all aspects of HR, including recruitment, employee relations and providing guidance on HR matters to employees and department managers.  Shannon’s prior experience included employment at a local manufacturing company and previously a large hospital.  She resides in Goffstown, NH with her 2 children.

Southern New Hampshire University, B.S., Business Administration/Human Resources Management