Our firm's success stems from our dynamic and dedicated team of accountants and business advisors. Our talented and fun team is made up of a unique mix of personalities and skills with one common thread - our commitment to helping you achieve your lifelong business and personal financial goals. Meet our team.
 
Andria Johnson

Andria joined the firm in 2016 and obtained her CGA designation in 2002.  She brings over 15 years of experience in both industry and public accounting. Andria specializes in owner managed businesses, professional and service industries, and investment holding companies. She also provides accounting and auditing services, corporate and personal taxes, and management and advisory services.

Anita Kovacs

Anita graduated from the University of Toronto with a B.Sc and then from York University with a Masters in Business Administration. After 20 years of experience in larger corporations, Anita began working with smaller businesses as a free-lance bookkeeper.  She joined the firm full-time in 2019 as a staff bookkeeper.  Anita is a certified Quickbooks Online Proadvisor and works with small business in Quickbooks Online and Quickbooks Desktop providing both bookkeeping services and training.

 

 

Brad Klein

Brad graduated from the University of Guelph with an Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree and obtained his CGA designation in 2003. He joined the firm in 2009. Brad is involved in assurance engagements, year-end financial statement preparation and tax returns for corporate and not-for-profit clients across numerous industries.

 

 

Catherine Hartung

Catherine graduated with distinction from Wilfrid Laurier University with an Honours Bachelor of Business Administration Degree. She joined the firm in 2008, the same year she obtained her CA designation. Catherine helps her clients understand the ever changing accounting and assurance standards affecting them and how they will impact their organization. She is involved in auditing and accounting engagements, and also mentors CPA students as they prepare for their professional exams.

 

 

Cathy Kaufman

Cathy brought many years of accounting experience with her when she joined the firm in 2006. Cathy is involved in preparing year-end financial statements, tax returns, bookkeeping and reporting the changes in client’s investment portfolios so our tax experts can assist them with tax planning.

 

 

Cindy Valnion

Cindy joined the firm in 2005 and brings with her many years of accounting experience. She is involved with accounting engagements, personal tax returns and is knowledgeable in Quickbooks. Cindy is an expert in her field when it comes to helping clients straighten out accounting and business management issues. She also leads our personal tax department with Tracy Blair during personal tax return season.

 

 

David Stacey

David joined the firm in 1994. He is a Certified Consultant for Simply Accounting. David provides “controllership”, auditing and accounting services and helps his clients by pointing out opportunities to be proactive in business.

 

 

Jaden Nurse

Jaden joined the firm in 2018 as a co-op student and will commence full-time employment at the firm in 2021 after she graduates from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor of Management and Organizational Studies degree. She then plans on pursuing her CPA designation. Jaden is involved in preparing year-end financial statements as well as corporate and personal tax returns for a wide array of clients.

Jenna Robertson

Jenna graduated from The University of Guelph in 2018 with an Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree and a Graduate Diploma in Accounting. She joined the firm in 2015 as a co-op student, was hired on full time in 2018 and received her CPA designation in 2020. Jenna is involved in a wide array of client services, which include assurance engagements, preparing year-end financial statements, and preparing tax returns for personal and corporate clients.

 

 

Joseph Martins

Joseph joined the firm in 2013 bringing with him over 15 years of experience as an accountant. He obtained his CGA designation in 2002. Joseph focuses on issues relating to the taxation of private corporations and their shareholders. Joseph is interested in assisting clients with corporate reorganizations, succession planning, estate planning and anything in-between.

 

Some highlights of Joseph’s background include the completion of the In-Depth Tax Course Parts I, II and III and completion of the Dale Carnegie Course. Joseph also has a diploma from Conestoga College in Business – Accounting and a diploma in Electronics Engineering.

 

 

Kathryn Panda

Kathryn graduated from the University of Waterloo’s Bachelor of Mathematics program. She joined the firm in 2001 and obtained her CA designation in 2004. Kathryn is involved in reviewing financial statements and files to ensure they comply with professional standards. She also assists the firm in applying new accounting and assurance standards and policies.

 

 

Kyle Faus

Kyle recently graduated from Trinity Western University in 2013 with his Bachelor of Business Administration.  He joined the firm at the end of 2014 and received his CPA designation in 2018. Kyle is involved in a wide array of client services, which include assurance engagements, preparing year-end financial statements, and preparing tax returns for personal and corporate clients.

 

 

Loretta Anao

Loretta joined the firm in 2001, bringing many years of accounting and bookkeeping experience with her. Loretta shares her expertise with clients to help them deal with day to day accounting issues so that they can concentrate on running their business.

 

 

Stephanie Thomas

Stephanie graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelors of Health Science degree. She joined the firm in 2018 and is currently working towards obtaining the CPA designation. Stephanie is involved in preparing year-end financial statements and corporate and personal tax returns.

 

 

Tracy Blair

Tracy graduated from the University of Waterloo with a Bachelor of Mathematics (Honours Co-op), and has been with the firm since 2001. Tracy is principally involved with financial statement and corporate tax return preparation for investment holding companies of high net worth individuals. She also leads our personal tax department with Cindy Valnion during personal tax return season.

 

 

Tricia Stratton

Tricia graduated from McMaster University with a Bachelor of Commerce degree and obtained her CA designation shortly thereafter.  She joined the firm in 2018 bringing with her 20 years of experience in both industry and public accounting. Tricia works with corporate and non-profit clients across a variety of industries.  She is involved in assurance engagements, preparing year-end financial statements, and preparing tax returns for personal and corporate clients.

 

 

Wayne Allison

Wayne has been with the firm since 1982. His many years of experience are invaluable in providing his clients with a wide range of auditing, accounting and taxation services. Wayne works with both profit and not-for-profit organizations, to make sure their accounting and tax needs are met. He is also involved in preparing many personal tax returns, and advises his clients on personal tax matters.