Mike has served a wide range of industry sectors in the areas of accounting, tax, and assurance. Mike has extensive experience with owner managed businesses, including small to medium enterprises, with experience in nonprofit organizations, manufacturers, agriculture related entities, healthcare, retailers, equipment sales and leasing, and construction contracting.
Mike has also specialized in the areas of business taxation and advisory where he has consulted with numerous clients regarding achieving tax minimization and effective tax planning. Mike has extensive experience in corporate and individual tax planning.
Mike received his Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree from Laurentian University. He is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants Association of Manitoba, the Chartered Professional Accountants Association of Canada, and the Institute of Professional Bookkeepers of Canada.
Mike is currently involved in the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada Tax In-Depth course, Canada’s leading professional development program for tax practitioners.
His leadership has been recognized locally where Mike was awarded the Grant and Sandra Kirkup Leadership Award in 2013 for service to the community and his professional association.
Mike and his wife Lindsay and his son William live in Winnipeg, and have a golden retriever named Tax