Jennifer was born and raised in Burnaby, attended the University of British Columbia graduating with a Bachelor of Commerce. Jennifer articled with an international chartered accounting firm in Vancouver, providing audit and assurance services to public and private corporations. After obtaining her designation, Jennifer worked at a large international public company managing an accounting department working closely with executive management on internal and external financial reporting. Jennifer then decided to return to public practice, to focus on providing accounting and advisory services to private corporations and owner managed businesses. Jennifer has over 20 years of experience in the accounting profession.
Jennifer is currently a director and owner of Leed Advisors Inc., Chartered Professional Accountants. The firm provides accounting, audit, and tax consulting services to private and public corporations, and individuals. In 2014, the firm was recognized by the Surrey Board of Trade with an award for Corporate Social Responsibility. This recognition was earned due to the firm's contributions to the community through volunteer service and commitment to professional training of local university students. As a Director, Jennifer would bring her accounting, auditing, tax and general business knowledge to the position. Jennifer's strong financial background would assist the Board in the oversight role required by regulations.
Jennifer has strong communication skills and believes that teamwork produces great results. She has spent many years providing personalized professional services to her clients and appreciates the importance of meeting the personal needs of members, investing in employee development and embracing technological change.
Served on the Board since: 2015