Kim Nadeau

CPA, CA
Manager
Ottawa

“Welch truly understands the importance of work-life balance for its employees which makes it a wonderful place to work.”

Kim has been with Welch LLP for 17 years. During her first years with the company Kim worked on assurance teams performing audits and taxation. She later switched gears to work on Welch’s specialized contracts within the telecommunications sector, which she continues to work on today. Through this avenue she has developed expertise in fund administration for government-regulated industries and in billing and collections services.

Kim began working at Welch LLP in the Cornwall office as a co-op student in 1999 and was hired full-time by the Ottawa office in 2000 after graduating from the University of Ottawa. She received her Chartered Accountant Designation in 2002.

Quick Facts

Joined Welch in

1999

Education

Bachelor of Commerce with Specialization in Accounting, University of Ottawa

Favorite quote/ Words of Wisdom

Your point of view creates your reality (Gary Douglas)

Community involvement

Volunteer bookkeeper for Project North.

Hobbies/ talents

Drawing, exercising, meditating and reading

Favorite books (or authors)

The Seat of the Soul (Gary Zukav) and everything by Jane Austin!

Most memorable vacation

Cayo Coco, Cuba. This trip was a spiritual retreat with a group of strangers. We started our days on the beach at dawn with sun gazing and meditation followed by satsangs. This retreat reminded me of the importance of grounding myself and reminded me of my connection with the Earth.

Personal accomplishment/ most proud of?

Raising two well-rounded boys!