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GnarlyBooks… Powered by Canada’s Bookkeeping Firm of the Year

Gnarly: gnarl·y /ˈnärlē/ Gnarly is when you’ve gone beyond radical, beyond extreme, it’s all out danger, and/or perfection, and/or skill, or all of that combined.

Meet your Gnarly Team

We've all got a bit of Gnarly in us. If you and your team are committed to being the best in your biz but can rock casual Fridays like no other, then you'll be glad to know we do's our Gnarly crew members who are ready to ride the wave with you.

Fitness enthusiast, sci-fi-ist, and animal lover…a rare trifecta that takes customer care to the next level.

Tara Walsh BSc.Agr, MSc

Director of Sales & Onboarding


Spins some Gnarly tunes on weekends as a pro DJ. Accurate to the penny, one of Gnarly’s most precise bookkeepers.

Yashar Avram

Director of Information Technology

  • Tier 3 Certified Professional Bookkeeper - IPBC
  • Business Administration Management Diploma

AKA Fiddy One Cent

Gnarly aim on the range. Would spoil Eastwood’s day in a draw. Bookkeeping at its absolute finest, with a Business Tax specialty on top.

Melissa Wilson CPB

Troop Lead

  • Accounting Diploma
  • Certified Professional Bookkeeper - IPBC

AKA Wilson!!!

Wage wizard by day, tea aficionada by evenings and weekends. A master of all things payroll. That’s how she payrolls.

Christine Laurenz CIM, PCP

Director of Payroll and Benefits

  • Payroll Compliance Practitioner – Canadian Payroll Association
  • Business Administration Management Diploma
  • CIM Designation – Canadian Institute of Management

AKA John's son

Don’t mess with mama. Keeps the troops in check and the camp organized. Gotta be Gnarly to pull that off.

Connie Boshart

Support Specialist

  • Doctorate in Gnarly Team Management

AKA Mama Conn

Makes the world’s best spring rolls. Sorry, she does. Yep, does. One of Gnarly’s overall most amazing banana counters.

Tina Hu CPB


  • Accounting Diploma
  • Certified Professional Bookkeeper - IPBC

AKA Tina Who?

Little known, but the actual person that the character was developed around. Now applies his supernatural powers to bookkeeping – gnarly!

Brandon Privatt


  • Business Accounting – Advanced Diploma

AKA Bran Stark

Part-time student George Brown accounting program. Ashley loves cats and crochets in her spare time. Recently crocheted a cat that she has named Sylvester.

Ashley Cadman


AKA Thread Head

Jackie is a CPA candidate with years of experience in bookkeeping and tax. With a lot of finesse and a smooth style, he could be an accountant in a daytime drama.

Jacky Jia MAcc & Fin


  • CPA candidate

AKA The LIFO the Party

Enjoys cheering on her beloved Toronto Blue Jays, spending time on the shores of Georgian Bay, and playing chauffeur to her three boys.

Catherine Grabas-Greenwood BA


Isabelle is bilingual and proficient in French. When away from work, she enjoys skiing and making crepes, but not at the same time.

Isabelle Young B.Comm


AKA Shredding Pow

Ravi is a senior member with lots of energy and experience in bookkeeping and tax.

Ravi Kiran

Tax Practitioner

AKA Ledger-ndary

Always counting sleeps till the next travel destination. Nobody prepares and serves up a better set of books.

Tanya Batchelor


  • Tier 3 Candidate – Certified Professional Bookkeeper – IPBC
  • 25 Year Bookkeeping Veteran

AKA The Numberista

Paul is a marketing and sales guy with 20 years’ experience working with Fortune 100s and is interested in providing accounts with top class service. He is fond of sports and coaches his kid’s teams. Go Raptors!

Paul Maingi MBA

Account Specialist

AKA Pauli D

Peter is licensed Professional Engineer with over 30 years’ experience in production, quality, engineering, finance, human resources, administration, product development and IT

Peter Khan

SRED expert

  • MBA
  • P.Eng.

AKA Pete

Anne MacCallum

Account Specialist

  • Business Administration Accounting - NSCC
  • Over 10 Years Experience in Bookkeeping

Carrie Della Luna

Account Specialist

  • Over 20 Years Experience in Bookkeeping

Gnarly Charl(ie)(ey) represents who each of us is here at GnarlyBooks. Charl(ie)(ey) is drive, will-power, integrity, passion, confidence, and connection. At work. At home. Sound like someone you know too?

Gnarly Charl(ie)(ey)

A Bit of All of Us

  • Life Guru

At GnarlyBooks, we’re real people who work with businesses owned by real people. We hire people across Canada who are really really good at what they do, and truly love doing (and growing in) what they do. If it sounds like we’re talking about you, that’s Gnarly, email us at [email protected]

Future Gnarly Team Member

You’re working with the best in the biz...

I am so impressed by the extreme high level of customer service that GnarlyBooks has provided me. I will be forever grateful! I look forward to growing my company with GnarlyBooks, I wouldn't be where I am today without them!

Tiffany & Nick Miller
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