Dara R. Lalonde

Dara R. Lalonde

CPA, CA, B Comm

Meet Dara

Years of Experience with our Firm

17

Years as partner

9

Specializes in

  • Private Enterprise – small to medium sized business support
  • Long term financial and tax planning
  • Corporate reorganization
  • Estate planning
  • Corporate and personal tax preparation

Education

  • Chartered Professional Accountant (2015)
  • Chartered Accountant (2004)
  • Bachelor of Commerce, University of Alberta
  • Ongoing professional development courses

Professional Experience

  • Fletcher Mudryk LLP
  • Doyle & Company, Edmonton

Professional Membership

  • Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta
  • CPAs of Grande Prairie

Community Involvement

  • Active manager of local youth sports programs
  • Past Treasurer – Odyssey House
  • Past Treasurer – Peace Lutheran Bible Camp Association
  • Past President – CA’s of Grande Prairie
  • Past Entertainment Chair – QEII Foundation Festival of Trees

Approach to Working With Clients

I appreciate that tax and accounting can be very daunting. I work with my clients to understand their business and work together to take the mystery and stress out of their finances. I want to build a long term relationship which focuses on addressing the current issues while also planning for the future.

What I Enjoy Doing Outside of Work

Spending time with my family, golfing, camping, road trips and a beautiful glass of red wine.