Denise was born in Vancouver and has lived most of her life in the Fraser Valley. She is a graduate of Thompson Rivers University, where she received her Bachelor of Commerce Degree with a major in Accounting (Honours). She received her degree and her CPA, CGA designation simultaneously in 2014. Prior to joining Smythe’s Langley office in August 2018, Denise accumulated valuable experience at other firms within the Fraser Valley, beginning in 2002.
Denise is primarily focused on providing accounting, assurance and tax advisory services to private companies in various industries, with an emphasis in agriculture and construction. The majority of Denise’s experience has been with supply-managed agricultural businesses, including family successions and reorganizations. She has always enjoyed working with privately-owned businesses to assist them in meeting their short and long term goals, and is dedicated to providing exceptional client service.
Outside of work, Denise enjoys spending time with family, practicing amateur photography and finding new paths to walk through.