Sylvia is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA), having obtained her designation in 2017.  Sylvia graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Business Administration with a specialization in Accounting and Co-operative studies from Wilfrid Laurier University. Sylvia is 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 three of the current accounting standards in Canada (International Financial Reporting Standards, Accounting Standards for Private Enterprise, and Accounting Standards for Not-for-Profit Organizations).  Sylvia applies these standards in a variety of engagements across numerous industries including charities, investment companies, medical professional corporations, and manufacturing and distribution companies. Prior to joining Bateman MacKay, Sylvia gained valuable experience working in public accounting within a corporation and a not-for-profit, as well as in internal auditing. This well-rounded experience allows her to deliver to the unique needs of each client. In her personal life, Sylvia enjoys being active and spending time with family and friends.