(250) 860-6336 contact@tsecpa.ca

Meet Our Team

Aaron

Partner, Accountant CPA, CA

Aaron is a Chartered Professional Accountant with experience as a small and medium-sized business advisor. He is the owner of TSE Chartered Professional Accountants and is continuing the legacy of Andrew Tse in providing perceptive and suitable business advice.

He has prior knowledge as a manager at a Big 4 firm and small public accounting practices. This has included working with high net worth individuals, corporate, estate, and personal tax planning situations.

In 2016 he completed the third year of the In-Depth Tax program by CPA Canada. He has experience in corporate restructuring including amalgamations, wind-ups, and section 85 rollovers. Filing of various elections, appealing CRA assessments, and voluntary disclosure applications.

Aaron and his wife Rosa have 9 children and love the Okanagan area having moved here at the beginning of 2018. They love to go hiking, biking, skiing and contributing to this wonderful community.

Stan

Accountant CPA, CGA

Stan graduated from the University of Windsor with a BComm and a minor in Finance in 1988. He shortly thereafter completed the Canadian Securities Course. He has been working in public practice ever since; predominantly working on small individually owned companies. 

Stan has been married over 26 years and together they have 2 children. 

They love traveling around the Okanagan especially to hot springs. They enjoy snowshoeing, golfing and tennis. 

Stan’s hobbies include collecting sports cards and watching all sports, he is a big fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs, Detroit Lions and Tigers. 

Tim

Tax & Business Advisor, Manager

Tim has more than 10 years of public practice experience working in local accounting firms in the Okanagan. The majority of his time has been spent working with business owners of small to medium-sized companies and helping them deal with their individual accounting and tax needs.

His work experience includes supervising and training accounting staff as they learn and gain experience in the accounting profession.

Tim has also been involved with managing the implementation of new programs and technology used in accounting firms where he has worked. The software allowed the firm’s workflow to become more integrated and efficient in providing services to clients.

Tim and his wife Benita are the proud parents of three young boys. When he finds the time, Tim enjoys doing outdoor activities and playing sports including squash and golf.

Jody

Tax & Business Advisor

Jody has been with the firm for 11 years and has 13 years of experience working in public practice. She has a Business Administration in Accounting and continues to pursue various professional development courses and the completion of her degree. 

Her role involves many aspects of the firm including corporate, personal and trust returns. She also does tax and estate planning, bookkeeping, client care, and business advising. The aspect she enjoys the most is working with clients to help them achieve their goals and to assist them through the sometimes daunting accounting and tax world. 

In her spare time, she enjoys gardening, hiking, camping, snowshoeing, fishing, exploring BC and spending time with her family. For a break, she heads to her family cabin in Northern BC, where time is spent in the wilderness away from technology. She also really enjoys escaping to the hot springs in the Kootenays. Life is about balance after all. 

Jamie

Accountant CPA, CGA

Jamie became part of the team in the spring of 2005 responsible for the preparation of corporate tax returns, financial statements and other assignments with the firm.

Jamie graduated with a B.Sc in Computer Science from the University of Calgary in 1986 and after obtaining his Accounting Diploma from BCIT in Burnaby he became a Certified General Accountant in 1997. 

He has over 24 years of public practice experience, servicing small and medium-sized businesses, involving financial statement and tax return preparation, also preparation of personal tax returns and performing public company audits.

He enjoys canoeing, backpacking, cycling, cross-country skiing and spending time with his 2 children and wife, Laura.

Tara

Tax & Business Advisor, Office Manager

Tara graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration from Okanagan University College. She majored in accounting and graduated with distinction. She has been working the public practice for 18 years and has the skills and qualifications to assist with personal taxes, corporate taxes, and general accounting.

As the Accounting Supervisor for the firm, Tara supervises staff, prepares personal and corporate tax returns, financial statements, and specializes in client care and relations.

Family life is busy and fun with her two boys and husband Jeff. Tara’s interests include skiing, biking, creative arts and spending time with her family.

Bea

Executive Assistant

Bea has been with TSE Chartered Professional Accountants since the fall of 2017. She received the Executive Assistant position a month after her big move from the prairies.

Before joining our team, she worked for Lode-King Industries, a leading trailer manufacturing company in southern Manitoba. After starting her work experience as a Data Control Technician working alongside drafters and engineers, she moved into the accounting department, taking on the Accounts Payable position. She took an accounting course at Red River College to give her a basic understanding of accounting principles.

Bea enjoys being creative, crafting, photography, hiking, the outdoors and spending time with friends and family.

Erin

Tax & Business Advisor

In August 2006, Erin began working for Andrew Tse Inc as our receptionist. During this time she completed the H&R Block Personal Tax course and started preparing personal tax returns in our office. She has also completed the Basic Bookkeeping Skills course and helps with light bookkeeping projects in the office.

In Erin’s spare time she enjoys baking, crafting, reading and in the summer months camping with her husband and two girls.

Hayley

Junior Tax & Business Advisor

Hayley began working at TSE Chartered Professional Accountants in the summer of 2018. She is currently a student at the Kelowna Okanagan College and plans to graduate from the Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting Specialty Program in 2019. 

Her responsibilities include the preparation of corporate tax returns and financial statements. Her previous work experience was in Contract Management, where she was assigned to work at various construction sites around BC. 

Hayley enjoys biking, swimming, cross-country skiing and spending time with her husband Gary and dog Dexter. 

Kelly

Receptionist

Kelly moved to the Okanagan from Calgary AB. She has worked in the Oil & Gas Industry as a Land Administrator for the last 20 years. She received her Advanced Land Administration Certificate from Mount Royal University. 

Since moving to Kelowna, Kelly and her husband are discovering watersports and the relaxed lifestyle of the Okanagan. Interests are running marathons and all types of fitness. In her spare time she volunteers for non-profit organizations such as Kelowna Tourism, YMCA and Canadian Blood Services. 

ANDREW

Founder

Andrew was born and raised in Lethbridge, Alberta. He later obtained his Bachelor of Commerce – Accounting Degree from the University of Calgary. Soon after, he worked at Price Waterhouse in Calgary where he obtained his Chartered Accountant designation in 1981. He then moved into the Oil and Gas industry, working for Dome Petroleum for 4 years. Subsequently, he worked at Imperial Oil – Esso for 6 years.

In 1994, he and his family moved to Kelowna, British Columbia, where he began “Andrew Tse – Chartered Professional Accountants”. He quickly established himself as an experienced and skilled Chartered Accountant in Kelowna. 

Andrew and his wife Teresa have 3 children and are active members of the community. His interests include skiing, hockey and of course, Kelowna’s much loved pastime, golf.

Contact Us

Phone: (250) 860-6336
Fax: (250)862-4983
Email: contact@andrewtse.ca

Our Office

#204 – 1912 Enterprise Way
Kelowna, BC
V1Y 9S9

Office Hours

Mon – Fri: 8:30am – 4:00pm
Sat – Sun: Closed

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