Edwards & Edwards is a hard-working, community-focused accounting firm based in Cardston, AB. We look forward to doing business with you and invite you to learn more about our team. If you have questions for any member of our staff, please feel free to contact us.
Dennis Edwards, CPA, CA
Dennis was born and raised in Southern Alberta. Growing up, he thoroughly enjoyed working on the family farm. He began his post-secondary education at the Lethbridge Community College in the Agricultural Technology program with a focus in Finance Management. After graduating from college with honours, he continued on to pursue his Agriculture Degree with a focus in Economics at the University of Lethbridge. Dennis then continued on at the University of Lethbridge to take the additional required business and accounting courses to qualify for enrollment into the Chartered Accountant School of Business.
After completing university, Dennis articled with Meyers Norris Penny LLP, working with agricultural and small business clients. He completed articling and passed the UFE in 2007.
Dennis took a position with a smaller firm for 2 years before joining Rob to create Edwards & Edwards Public Accountants.
Dennis has served as a Cardston County Councillor. He has also spent considerable time volunteering in the scouting program and the LDS church.
Dennis currently lives in Spring Coulee with his wife and 2 young children, Jack and Brittany. When he is not at the office helping his clients, he enjoys spending time outdoors snowmobiling, golfing, working in the yard and spending time with his family at home and on the lake.
Rob Edwards, CPA, CGA
Rob has grown up in rural Southern Alberta, graduating from the University of Lethbridge in 2000 and receiving his CGA designation in 2005. During his career, he has been employed in the public accounting sector holding positions in international and local firms in the areas of business consulting, assurance and tax. He has also had the opportunity to act as Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer of American Creek Resources Ltd., which is a publically traded company on the TSX Venture Exchange.
Rob has always been somewhat of an entrepreneur. Along with the other positions he has held, Rob has been active in operating his own businesses in retail, land development, health care and logistics, which now allows him to have a unique perspective in providing his clients with valuable business advice.
Rob joined Dennis in starting Edwards & Edwards in 2010 which has grown successfully over the past few years.
Over the years, Rob has also had the opportunity to serve as a Village Councillor for the Village of Stirling, a School Board Trustee for the Westwind School Division and has volunteered in the scouting program and the LDS church.
When Rob is not busy at work, he is busy spending time with his wife and 7 children. They enjoy spending time at home, at the lake or watching and participating in the various sporting events their children are involved in.
Lynn Hancock, CPA, CGA
Lynn has over 25 years of experience providing tax and accounting services to businesses and individuals. Many of Lynn’s clients come from the agriculture, transportation and retail sector. Lynn enjoys empowering her clients to succeed by helping them establish practical and sound tax and financial processes. She has many years of experience training clients to successfully utilize QuickBooks® as a business tool.
Lynn was born and raised in Southern Alberta. She attended BYU for three years prior to settling in Raymond where she began her accounting career and family. She returned to BYU in 2002 and graduated in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Math Education. She then decided to further pursue her accounting education and embarked on becoming a designated accountant. Lynn graduated with the final graduating class of CGA’s in 2015.
When she is not at work, Lynn enjoys attending hockey games to watch her grandchildren play as well as road trips to visit children and grandchildren who live further away. She loves camping and hiking during the summer months and cozy, warm stay-at-home activities during the cold winter months.
Lynn looks forward to meeting with you to assess your accounting needs and provide friendly, knowledgeable, timely and efficient accounting services.
Tami has kept our office running smoothly since January of 2011 by doing bookkeeping, payroll and receptionist duties. Before joining the Edwards & Edwards team, Tami gained experience in customer service, working for Shoppers Drug Mart and Costco as a Pharmacy Assistant, Temple City Housing as a payroll clerk and Chaparral Insurance and Registries as a registry agent clerk.
Tami was born and raised in Southern Alberta and currently lives in Cardston with her husband Corey and son Nate. She enjoys spending time with her family, reading and being creative.
Tami has spent time volunteering as a member of the Parent Council at Nate’s school, the Friends Society of the Remington Carriage Centre and the LDS church.