I have been an Accountant for over 20 years, and have worked in Government, Not for Profit, Income Tax Audit, and Private Industry, including Manufacturing.
In addition to being an Accountant, I served as a Military Aircraft Mechanic for 5 years, and worked for 3 years as an Operations Manager with a Vocational Training Program in the Canadian Federal Penitentiary system, where we manufactured goods for re-sale as part of this important reintegration program.
I am now self employed as an Organizational Advisor and Teacher, and am an entrepreneur in the Property Management Sector.
In my last position as an Accountant, I was a Regional Comptroller of a Federal Government department for 8 years, where I was responsible for Budget Management, Accounting Operations, Contracting, Procurement, and Material Management.
Prior to this, I was a General Manager for 3 years for a Special Operating Agency that manufactured various items in the Federal Penitentiary system. This organization operated on a Private Sector funding platform.
I have been an Income Tax Auditor for 3 years, a Treasurer for a not-for-profit organization for 5 years part-time, and worked in the Private Sector as a Manufacturing Accountant for 3 years.