Are you curious about what CPAs actually do? If yes, join this short 45-minute conversation and listen to a real-life CPA and learn about what accountants do and where they work. You will then have an opportunity to ask your own questions about a career in accounting.
With over two decades in the financial services industry, Selena brings passion and expert experience to her role as Vice President, Advisory Services – Associates and Operations at Nicola Wealth, an independent financial planning firm, where she leads one of the largest teams in the firm. Selena’s experience ranges from working for a mutual fund company servicing brokers and financial advisors to working alongside two Investment Counsellors at a large investment management firm servicing high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth clients, and previous to Nicola Wealth, working for one of Canada’s largest private investment management firms with a focus on institutional clients.
A graduate from The University of Calgary, Selena graduated with her Bachelor of Arts, Economics and holds her Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and Certified Management Accountant (CMA) designations. She is a member of the Women’s LEAD initiative and host of the Women’s LEAD podcasts at Nicola Wealth dedicated to the celebration, development, and empowerment of women and is also passionate about financial literacy for youth, providing mentorship to helping others achieve success in their career goals, and to be a role model for female leaders.
Outside of the office, Selena is a self-proclaimed foodie, enjoys arts and crafts with her two kids and exploring cabin life throughout B.C. with her young family and labradoodle puppy.