Damore, Hamric & Schneider, Inc.

To grow but never lose the local identity and personal relationship with clients that are the foundation of our practice.

A professional accounting firm must be many things to its clientele.  A management and financial advisor, a business consultant, an investment counselor and a tax and pension planner, in addition to providing the traditional accounting, auditing and tax services.  With many years of experience in the accounting field, the professionals at the Firm have proven their ability to do a job and are highly respected throughout the area.  Through our continuing education in this rapidly changing field and in modern computer technology, the Firm is able to provide just the right combination of consulting services, accounting skills and tax expertise for a large variety of businesses and other organizations.

Damore, Hamric & Schneider, Inc. is one of the greater Sacramento area’s largest accounting and tax preparation firms. 

Our firm is devoted to quality, and we have taken extra steps to assure that we meet the highest professional standards of quality.  All members of our professional staff receive extensive continuing education to keep abreast of current accounting, auditing, review and tax issues.

Ronald A. Ley, CPA

Ronald A. Ley, CPA


Position and Experience

  • Mr. Ley is a California Certified Public Accountant and President and Managing Principal with Damore, Hamric & Schneider, Inc. specializing in providing accounting, audit, tax and advisory services to a variety of clients throughout California. His experience includes governmental entities including special districts, cities and state agencies, not-for-profit organizations and small businesses. Mr. Ley has worked with clients to provide the most up to date information on compliance standards and reporting requirements. He understands the complex regulatory reporting environment related to the single audit compliance requirements.

  • Mr. Ley serves as the Firm’s representative to the AICPA’s Government Audit Quality Center and the AICPA’s Employee Benefit Plans Audit Quality Center, and is the Firm’s Quality Control director over its accounting and audit practice and is responsible for the technical training of our audit and accounting staff and assists in communicating the requirements associated with reporting financial activity to management, governing boards and state and federal oversight agencies.

  • Mr. Ley is also one of the speakers for our in-house training on a variety of topics related to accounting and auditing of governmental, nonprofit and small businesses.


  • Mr. Ley is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CSCPA).



  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Accounting | California State University, Sacramento 1976