Cathie is a CPA, CGA who builds teams, manages change, and implements processes & systems that assist companies adapt to operational change and growth.
In her role as Senior Controller she oversees all financial, accounting and administrative functions for the Hazelwood Group of Companies.
Her team includes CPA’s, Administrators, Administrative Assistants and Bookkeepers. The CPA’s are assigned to individual business units and work closely with the Administrators, Administrative Assistants or Bookkeepers working for that company. While maintaining a close working relationship with the operations manager, their work includes overseeing/performing financial reporting, budgeting, financial analytics, cash flow management, and accounting & administrative day to day activities. They are also involved in the implementation of new or changing processes & systems that assist the Hazelwood Group of Companies adapt to operational change and growth.
Prior to Hazelwood, Cathie was Executive Director and Financial Officer for the Snuneymuxw First Nation, Controller at John Ross & Sons, Owner of Business Analyzers Corp. and Manager of Accounting at Intergraph Canada Ltd.