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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 too...here's our Gnarly crew members who are ready to ride the wave with you.

Nominee for Practice Ignition's Top 50 Women In Accounting. 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

AKA TDubz

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

Director of Bookkeeping

  • 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 Paymaster General

20 years+ experience in Client Services, Operations & Project Management. Passionate Advocate of Healthy Eating and Daily Exercise. But still searching the world for the perfect cup of tea.

Crystal Smith MBA, CSC, BScH.

Director of Project Management

  • Bachelor of Science & MBA Grad

AKA Crystal-Clear

When she isn’t deep in financial statements and doing tax planning, Yi enjoys reading and playing the piano and occasionally reading about playing the piano. Having worked for Mercedes Benz, she has an interest in fine cars and fine wine….the good life.

Yi Zhang CPA, ACCA, MSc in Finance

Chartered Professional Accountant

  • Master Degree in Finance

AKA Secret Agent YZ

Avid animal and nature lover. Full-time vegetarian, part-time vegan. Loves herbs, potions, spices, essential oils and crystals as well as Tai Chi and Reiki. Fur mama to Eddie and Ollie, the wild Aussie Shepherd brothers and Dobby & Hedwig the cats. Accounting aerobatics by day and bewitching broomstick rides at night are all in a day's work!

Zoe Reed ACCA & CPA designations with BSc(Hons) in Psychology.

Chartered Professional Accountant

  • 25 years experience in Finance & Accounting ranging from start-ups to multi-national brands and Government Authorities.

AKA The Red Baron(ess)

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

Brandon Privatt

Bookkeeper

  • 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

Bookkeeper

AKA Thread Head

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

Catherine Greenwood-Grabas BA

Bookkeeper

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

Bookkeeper

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

Bookkeeper

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

AKA The Numberista

With over 22 years of experience, Anne is a keen bookkeeper. When she isn’t balancing the books for her clients, she indulges in sports and leisure. Her passions are hockey and the beach…weather permitting. Anne’s proud to be a mother to Puppy Finn

Anne Harland

Bookkeeper

AKA Anna Banana

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 MBA, P.Eng.

SRED expert

AKA Pete

With 30 years of bookkeeping experience, Ann has a head for numbers. But her heart is for her sons … who tower over her. Ann is a cool cat that likes to chill out with a good book and some smooth tunes.

Ann Boll

Bookkeeper

  • Honours diploma with the Toronto School of Business in the Accounting Program

AKA Ann B Cool

Jodi has nineteen years of administrative and nine years of progressive bookkeeping experience which enables Jodi to keep businesses organized and on track with their finances to achieve their goals. A passion for fitness and living a healthy lifestyle gives her the energy to tackle any challenge life or business might throw her way!

Jodi

Bookkeeper

AKA Joe-Dee

Lalita's passion is customer service with over 20 years of experience!

Lalita

Bookkeeper

AKA La-Lita

Debbie has over 25 years experience in Accounting, Bookkeeping and Controllership roles. Nothing makes Debbie happier than cuddling her precious granddaughter Lyla.

Debra Board

Bookkeeper

AKA Debbie

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!

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