Team
Advantous

With extensive experience in multiple areas of tax, the Advantous Consulting team is built with our clients in mind, providing unparalleled expertise across all of our service areas.

Who We Are

Your Tax Solution Experts

The Advantous team consists of over 25 professionals led by co-owners, Jimmy Leonard and Jason DeCuir. The team brings over 100 years of combined industry experience and expertise and boasts a wide array of professionals, including CPAs, MBAs, JDs, LLMs, Sales/Use Tax Auditors, “Big 4” Public Accounting Senior Management and “Big 4” Public Accounting Practice Leadership and Business Incentive Specialists. Members of the team also hold unique relationships at the federal, state, and local level of government, including state agencies and officials, and have extensive experience advocating on behalf of business and industry.

Jimmy Leonard

Jimmy Leonard

Co-Owner & Partner

Jason DeCuir

Jason DeCuir

Co-Owner & Partner

Rachael Averett

Rachael Averett

Senior Manager, Sales & Use Tax

Brennan Bailey

Brennan Bailey

Associate, Property Tax

Andrew Black

Andrew Black

Senior Manager, Business Development

Scott Bordelon

Scott Bordelon

Manager, Sales & Use Tax

Miranda Brown

Miranda Brown

Manager, Business Incentives

Geoff Campbell

Geoff Campbell

Senior Manager, Sales & Use Tax

Daniel Collins

Daniel Collins

Senior Associate, Sales & Use Tax

Frances Dodson

Frances Dodson

Office Administrator

Jeni Evans

Jeni Evans

Project Assistant

Kristian A. Gerrets

Kristian A. Gerrets

Senior Manager, Appeals & Disputes

Keri Hart

Keri Hart

Senior Manager, Business Incentives

Hannah LaPlace

Hannah LaPlace

Associate, Business Incentives

Meghann Neel

Meghann Neel

Office Manager

Sara Naemes

Sara Naemes

Senior Associate, Business Incentives

Reuben A. Rangel

Reuben A. Rangel

Senior Manager, Property Tax

Mary Robinson

Mary Robinson

External Affairs Specialist

Jamie Schaefer

Jamie Schaefer

Manager, Sales & Use Tax

Kortney Sonnier

Kortney Sonnier

Manager, Sales & Use Tax

Amy S. Thibodeaux

Amy S. Thibodeaux

Senior Manager, External Affairs

Kim Wallett

Kim Wallett

Senior Manager, Business Incentives