Get to know us!
Meet our staff from left to right: Back row: Susan Kane, Barb Rodgers, Norman Kampman, Libby Strangway, Haylee Milne. Front row: Jennifer Lago, Jeffrey Lau, Ann Harper (Away: Marge Glasson)
Ann Harper has been in public practice since 2000, seven years with Big 4 firms and two years with mid-size accounting firms and more than five years as a sole practitioner. Ann has experience working with owner managed enterprises and public companies, performing financial statement audits and information technology audits. Ann has experience in many industries; service, construction, not-for-profit, manufacturing and agriculture plus many more. Ann has a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA)/Chartered Accountant (CA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) designations.
Marge Glasson came to us in May of 2013 with several years business management experience. She recently upgraded her skills to include income tax preparation as well. Marge is an avid traveller, and is often planning her next road trip to warmer climates.
Barb Rodgers came to us in August of 2013 as a result of my purchase of Ann Senae’s CGA firm. Barb worked with Anne Senae as an Accounting Technician for eight years and can be found daily with her “head to the grindstone” at her desk. Barb currently resides in Maple Ridge and enjoys singing in a choir and playing her flute in her spare time.
Jennifer Lago came to the firm in October of 2013. She earned her Certified General Accountant designation in 1989 around the same time she and her husband moved to Mission. Having worked in a variety of public practices, from the small sole practioners office, medium-sized regional firm, to KPMG, she has gained a broad knowledge in many areas of accounting services from bookkeeping and payroll, personal and corporate tax preparation, to compliance and assurance. She has experience providing accounting services in a variety of industries including professional practices, retail trade and services, agricultural businesses and manufacturing.
Susan Kane is a long time client turned employee. She started permanent part time in September 2014. She has many years experience advising small businesses on processes and has assisted with their bookkeeping. Susan and her husband have a successful web design business Western Technigraphics Limited.
Haylee Milne came to us as a Co-Op student in January 2015 through Riverside College. She started out as a temp in our reception area and is now a full time office administrator.
Norman Kampman came to us in February of 2015 with a Bachelors in Business Administration and over 20 years experience in the accounting field. Some of his areas of expertise are in Corporate year ends, small business bookkeeping and personal tax returns.
Jeffrey Lau came to us in March of 2015 with an IT background specializing in accounting and financial software. He is currently enrolled as a CPA Candidate and has a degree in Economics and Computer Science. Jeffrey also speaks 5 languages fluently including Mandarin, Cantonese, and Taiwanese.
Libby Strangway is our most recent co op student all the way from Halifax’s Dalhousie University! She is studying Commerce and Accounting and gaining lots of hands on experience while she is here.