President - Josh Spurrell, Mgmt, CPA, CA founded the firm in August 2011. He began his business career as a construction contractor. Upon selling his business he attended Concordia University where he was the recepient of the Jimmy Condon athletic scholarship and the Concordia academic scholarship. In his final year at Concordia he also led the winning team in the management simulation challenge of 4th year business students and completed a management practicum with the City of Edmonton where he was charged with developing cost effective environmental solutions for City of Edmonton recreation facilities.
Upon graduating with a Bachelor of Management Josh has worked exclusively in public practice since 2008. He successfully wrote the Uniform Final Examination (UFE) into the Chartered Accountant profession in 2010, after passing each module of the Chartered Accountant School of Business program on the first attempt, in a compressed schedule. During his time in public practice he has worked extensively with medical and construction professionals. Josh is a Certified Advanced QuickBooks Online ProAdvisor and enjoys helping clients obtain reliable financial information through the implementation of appropriate accounting systems. He is also a firm believer that business owners must develop sound business strategy, effective reporting systems, and progressive tax strategies to be successful.
Josh has served on several not for profit boards, enjoys camping, and is an avid Edmonton Oiler fan.
Senior Associate - Terri Dotzenroth joined the firm in November 2013. Terri is a Certified Advanced QuickBooks Online ProAdvisor. Terri has a background in project administration and data systems. In addition to raising her 3 children, Terri has found the time to become a yoga instructor and certified life coach.
Associate - Eryn Dearden, BA joined the firm March 2017. She's trained in payroll accounting and is eager to learn more in all areas of accounting. She greatly enjoys film and animation and produces video and writing in her spare time.
Senior Associate - Denise Mitra joined the firm in March 2012. Denise is a Certified Advanced QuickBooks Online ProAdvisor. Denise has a background in tax law administration and medical administration. Denise enjoys spending time with her daughter and is an active member of her church.
Associate - Ibtesam Khan, B.Com joined the firm January 2017. Ibtesam is currently pursuing his designation. He enjoys volunteering and playing sports in his spare time.
Associate - Tyson Makowichuk, BBA joined the firm January 2017. Tyson is currently pursuing his designation. He enjoys spending time with family and playing sports.
Associate - Yahweh Matuguinas, B.Comm joined the firm in July 2016. Yahweh has a bookkeeping background and plans to advance his accounting career by pursuing his CPA designation. He volunteers at the Edmonton Chapter of Boys and Girls Club of Canada and enjoys outdoor activities, especially camping.
Manager - Shadan Farasati, CPA, CGA joined the firm in October 2016. Shadan has over 9 years of experience in public practice. She received her CGA designation in 2011. Shadan enjoys spending time with her daughter, as well as reading, hiking, and swimming.
Manager - Dan Brown, CPA,CGA joined the firm January 2017. After 8 years in the military, Dan decided to pursue his Bachelor of Commerce degree and received his CGA Designation in 1993. Dan has over 27 years of experience in the accounting field.
Associate - Vinu George, BBA joined the firm January 2017. Vinu is currently pursuing his designation. He enjoys watching TV shows and playing basketball in his spare time.
Associate - Kris Bohnet joined the firm in June 2016. Kris is pursuing his Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration at NAIT. He enjoys martial arts and building computers on his free time. Kris also volunteers at the Edmonton Japanese Community Association.
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