VANCOUVER, Jan. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - The Certified General Accountants
Association of British Columbia (CGA-BC) is pleased to announce that Candace Nancke, FCGA, has been elected Chair of the Association's Board of Governors for
Mrs. Nancke is the Managing Partner with the firm of Loren, Nancke &
Company, Certified General Accountants in North Vancouver and New
Westminster. As Chair of CGA-BC, she will lead an Association that
represents nearly 15,000 members and students and supports the fastest
growing professional accounting designation in B.C.
Joining Mrs. Nancke on the Association's Executive Committee are:
David Sale, DiplT, MBA, FCGA, who will serve as First Vice-Chair. Mr. Sale is a faculty member at
Kwantlen Polytechnic University's School of Business.
Cindy Choi, BAccS, FCGA, who will serve as Past-Chair and Treasurer. Ms. Choi is a Partner with
Chan Choi & Company, Certified General Accountants in Victoria.
Gordon Ruth, BA, FCGA, who will serve as Secretary of the Board of Governors. Mr. Ruth is the
Association's Chief Executive Officer.
As the province's largest professional accounting association, CGA-BC
represents nearly 15,000 CGAs and students. Members work in industry,
commerce, government and in public practice. The Association promotes
the excellence of its members and advances the accounting profession
through education, certification and the protection of the public
CGA-BC leads the profession in the integration of ethics into its
academic program, and all new graduates of the CGA program are required
to complete a rules and standards course to complement an ongoing
ethics requirement for members.
The Association also offers a wide range of employment services and
programs to its members, students and the business community. These
services include CGAjobs.org, a job postings website for finance and
accounting professionals, and the Partners in Employment Program (PEP),
which recognizes organizations that provide an effective working and
training environment for CGAs and CGA students.
SOURCE: Certified General Accountants Association of British Columbia
For further information:
Edward Downing, Director of Communications
Telephone: (604) 730-6208