Who We Are
My name is Ashley Pedersen and I’m the Owner of Freedom Business and Tax Center. I am a Distinguished Financial Adviser- Bookkeeping Services Specialist and a Simply Accounting ProAdvisor. My passion for knowledge pushes me to always learn more, and my love for people requires me to give my best in every task or challenge thrown my way. I know firsthand the challenges that come with owning a business, managing employees, and raising a busy family, that’s why my goal for Freedom Business and Tax Centre has always been to provide a worry-free tax season and enable business success for each of our clients.
My name is Brontё Dickson, and I’m the Office Manager here at Freedom Business and Tax Center. My job is to make sure things run smoothly. An average day for me ranges from working directly with clients to tracking and motivating growth. I love my job because I’m always busy, I get to work with business minded people, and I have incredible opportunities to learn and teach. I am currently working on becoming a Distinguished Financial Adviser- Bookkeeping Services Specialist to polish my skills and knowledge of business day-to-day functions.
My name is Fairry Lorincz, and yes, it really is “Fairry”. My family and I have lived in Cranbrook for over 20 years, and I have been with Freedom since 2013. I am the Head Tax Assistant at Freedom Business & Tax Centre. I enjoy working with taxes because I love numbers and puzzles. My favorite part of my job is collecting all the pieces and putting it together. I strive to get the best results for taxpayers. I am progressing towards my designation of Tax Services Specialist. I hope to always improve my skills and services so that I can be of better assistance to our clients.
My name is Jasmyn Arcond, but I go by Jazz. I have been a Bookkeeper at Freedom Business and Tax Centre for a year and a half, and I am on the road to becoming a Distinguished Financial Advisor – Bookkeeping Services Specialist. In addition, I am currently working on my first year in the Accounting Diploma at College of the Rockies. I have always had a love for financial matters, and helping people find success in their daily lives. My goal is to assist in bringing clarity and organization to business owners in a potentially chaotic business world.
My name is Virginia Young, and I have been with Freedom Business and Tax Centre as the Head Bookkeeper for the past 2 and a half years. Previously, I was self-employed for 28 years, and I appreciate that a healthy business needs timely and accurate bookkeeping. I enjoy working with our clients to meet the challenges that the financial part of a business can bring. I am currently rounding out my knowledge of payroll with an Advanced Payroll course. This is one of my first steps to becoming a Distinguished Financial Advisor – Bookkeeping Services Specialist.