Nicole Smith-Andree, CPA, CA, LPA
Nicole began her public accounting career as a university co-op student and obtained her Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) designation in 2014 and her Licensed Public Accountant (LPA) in 2018. Nicole graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Business Administration (accounting) with a minor in Philosophy from Wilfrid Laurier University. As a 2011 graduate, Nicole was part of one of the first graduating classes to have been taught the “new” accounting standards throughout university.
Since joining Bateman MacKay, Nicole has been a valued member of the Assurance Team providing audit, review and notice to reader financial statements and preparation of corporate income tax returns. Her experience includes all four of the current accounting standards in Canada (International Financial Reporting Standards, Accounting Standards for Private Enterprise, Accounting Standards for Not-for-Profit Organizations and Accounting Standards for Pension Plans). Nicole applies these standards in a variety of engagements across numerous industries including charities, investment companies, medical professional corporations, and manufacturing and distribution companies. Nicole also assists individuals with their personal tax planning and compliance needs.
Nicole is dedicated to delivering financial services that meet the objectives of each of her clients. She consistently provides professional and courteous expertise to her client base. Nicole has the respect of her colleagues and is an approachable resource among the team.
In her personal life Nicole enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and is an avid equestrian.