Vincent C. Vavrek

Vincent C. Vavrek

FCPA, FCA, CGA, CFP, ICD.D

Meet Vincent

Education:

  • Fellow Chartered Professional Accountant
  • Certified Financial Planner
  • Fellow Chartered Accountant
  • Certified General Accountant
  • Corporate Director
  • Ongoing professional development courses
  • Competent Toastmaster

Specializes in:

I specialize in personal taxation, management consulting, estate and succession planning for businesses and farms, as well as governance training.

Approach to working with clients:

I strive to go the extra mile for everyone I have the privilege of working with and to truly be a trusted advisor.

Professional Membership:

  • Institute of Corporate Directors
  • CFP Licensee – Financial Planners Standards Council of Canada
  • Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta
  • CPAs of Grande Prairie
  • Certifi ed General Accountants Association of Alberta
  • Commissioner of Oaths in and for the Province of Alberta

Public Awards:

  • Clem E Collins Award, 2010,
  • GP & District Chamber of Commerce for outstanding volunteer commitment
  • Distinguished Service Award, 2009, ICAA
  • Fellowship Award, 2015, ICAA
  • GPRC Board of Governers Award of Distinction, 2017

Community Involvement:

  • Director – Alberta Blue Cross Board of Directors
  • Past Director – Alberta Electrical Supply Operator Board of Directors and Chair of Audit Committee
  • Past Chair – Grande Prairie Regional College Board of Governors
  • Past President – Grande Prairie Chamber of Commerce
  • Past President – Grande Prairie Regional College Wolfpac Booster Club
  • Past Director – St. Joseph’s Parish Finance Committee
  • Past Treasurer – Grande Prairie Rotary Club
  • Past Treasurer – Grande Prairie United Way
  • Past Founding Director & Treasurer – Community Foundation of Northwestern Alberta
  • Founding Director – Institute of Estate and Financial Planning
  • Founding Director – Real Estate Training Institute of Northern Alberta
  • Past Director – Grande Prairie Regional College Alumni Association
  • President of After Five Rotary Club of Grande Prairie

What I enjoy doing outside of work:

Outside of work I am passionate about community service through my Provincial Board involvement and Rotary. I enjoy time with my beautiful wife Tracey especially travelling, sampling good food and wine, fishing as much as possible, quality time with our sons, daughter-in-law and perfect grand-daughter. My other interests include golfing, fitness cross-training, squash and cheering on Canada’s sports teams.