Norton & Masters

NORTON & MASTERS is built on a proud tradition of service, technical expertise, and innovative thinking. Our staff's experience and academic credentials give our clients the depth of knowledge you'll find in a larger firm, while our dedication to superior customer service offers the personal, one-on-one approach smaller firms are known for.

We hope you'll take a few minutes to get acquainted with our staff!

Dennis E. Norton, CPA/ABV - ext. 101, dennis@nortonmasters.com

Marianne Masters, CPA - ext. 103, marianne@nortonmasters.com

Rachel M. Fowlie, CPA - ext. 106, rachel@nortonmasters.com

Cathy A. "Cate" Monroe, CPA - ext. 105, cate@nortonmasters.com

Gina N. Engelberg, CPA - ext. 110, gina@nortonmasters.com

Jill H. Porter, Office Manager - ext. 104, jill@nortonmasters.com

Ashly Q. Stone, Administrative Asst. - ext. 100, ashly@nortonmasters.com

 

 

 

 

DENNIS E. NORTON, CPA/ABV
PARTNER

Managing partner of Norton & Masters responsible for our commitment to continuing growth and expanding services. Dennis provides small business tax, accounting and consultation services and specialized in business valuations as well as providing litigation support for business valuations and divorce proceedings.

  • Certified Public Accountant - 1979
  • 30 years Public Accounting
  • Graduate - University of New Hampshire - 1975
  • Brooks and Carter, CPAs - 1976-1979
  • Controller, Dunfey Hotels - 1979-1981
  • Sole Proprietor - 1981-1982
  • Founding Partner of our firm - 1982-present
  • Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member of Maine Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • AICPA-accredited in Business Valuations - 2000
 
MARIANNE MASTERS, CPA
PARTNER

Marianne is the partner responsible for all compilation and review engagements. Her experience enables her to supervise these engagements and to produce a quality product at affordable prices for our clients. She is experienced with small manufacturing and construction companies, the hospitality industry, and non-profit organizations. Under Marianne's direction, the firm has received unqualified opinions with no letter of comments in our triennial Peer Reviews.

  • Certified Public Accountant - 1987
  • 23 years Public Accounting (3 at a Big Six Firm)
  • B.S. in Accounting - Bentley College - 1985
  • Dale Carnegie Graduate
  • Member of American Institue of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member of Maine Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Treasurer, Medomak Valley Land Trust
  • Former President - Rockland Kiwanis
  • Former Member of Board of Rockland Public Library Endowment Assoc
 
RACHEL M. FOWLIE, CPA
Certified Public Accountant - Tax and Financial Statement Preparer

Rachel is a graduate of the University of Maine with a Masters Degree in Accounting.  She prepares business and individual income tax returns; compiled and reviewed financial statements; provides clients with QuickBooks training; and many other accounting and tax services.

Rachel is a board member of New Hope for Women.  She is also a Notary Public.  She resides in Rockland with her husband, Clay and son, Clayton.

 

 
GINA N. ENGELBERG, CPA
Certified Public Accountant - Tax Return Preparer

Gina is a graduate of Husson College.

She prepares business and individual tax returns specializeing in multi-state issues and tax law.  Gina provides assistance with QuickBooks.

Gina lives in Owls Head with her husband, Rob, and daughter, Bella.

 
CATHY A. MONROE, CPA
Certified Public Accountant - Tax Return Preparer

Cate is a graduate of North Dakota State University, and has her Master's Degree from Salve Regina University.

Cate prepares business, individual and non-profit tax returns.  She assists and trains clients with QuickBooks as well.   

Cate is a board member of Youth Arts and Rockport Public Library.  She resides in Rockport with her husband, Bob, and son, Max.

 

 
CINDY L. WAITE
Staff Accountant

Cindy prepares tax returns for businesss and individuals, as well as compiled and reviewed financial statements.  She has many years of bookkeeping experience for small corporations and sole proprietors.  She provides QuickBooks training. 

Cindy resides in Hope with her husband, Joe.

 
JILL H. PORTER
OFFICE MANAGER

Jill has an Associate Degree from the University of Maine-Augusta. Since 1987, she has provided assistance to the partners, staff and clients of the firm.

Jill lives in South Thomaston with her husband, Roger, and son, Liam. 

 

 
ASHLY Q. CURTIS
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Ashly is a graduate of the University of Maine-Augusta with a Bachelor's Degree in Liberal Studies.  She performs various administrative duties and is our front desk presence.   Ashly is knowledgeable in Quickbooks as well.

Ashly resides in the Tenants Harbor area with her husband, Shane and son.