Are you interested in becoming a CPA but concerned that you haven’t studied accounting before? Discover the CPA profession with our new event designed specifically for people just like you! Hear from a panel of CPAs who did not study business before deciding to become a CPA, receive an overview of the CPA profession and program and take part in a practical accounting taster session to give you an idea of what CPA work could look like at this half-day virtual event. Space is limited so register in advance.
Adrian Law, CPA, CA, Corporate Controller, Soma Gold Corp.
At age 33, Adrian decided to change careers. After 2 years of night school, he completed his accounting diploma and began his accounting career as an audit associate at PwC. Adrian now enjoy helping students develop their interpersonal and professional skills, explore their Accounting career goals, and realize their full potential. Adrian likes to help where he can and paying it forward to future CPAs by mentoring and sharing his experiences.
Cathy Wong, CPA, CGA, Tax Manager, Baker Tilly WM LLP
Cathy Wong, CPA, CGA is a tax manager at Baker Tilly WM LLP. Cathy specializes in personal Canadian and US taxation services, with a focus on cross-border tax and estate planning and compliance to US citizens and residents living abroad.
Iris Lee, CPA Candidate, Tax Specialist, KPMG
Iris Lee is a Tax Specialist at KPMG Vancouver with public practice experience in both assurance and tax. She has transitioned from studying political science to BBA program, passed CFE exam in 2019 (result released in 2020) and expect to be fully qualified for CPA in upcoming year. She enjoys delivering value-added services to clients and continuous learning opportunities through working with various clients and professionals in the team and in her network.