Working in Partnership
Arlene CampbellPartner, CPA, CA
Arlene is passionate about helping clients and truly cares about their personal and business successes. She has over 30 years of public accounting experience, working in both local and national firms. She is well rounded in dealing with clients of all sizes, ranging from large corporations to smaller not-for-profit organizations. She has experience working with owner managed businesses and enjoys creating a relationship with her clients and becoming their trusted advisor.
Catherine S. EmbreePartner, CPA, CA
Catherine Embree graduated from University of Waterloo in 1987 with a BA in Honours Chartered Accountancy studies, Co Op. She obtained her CA in 1989. Catherine has worked in a large multinational accounting firm and small local firms having joined the predecessor Hillson & Co in 1993. Catherine has over 30 years of experience in public accounting.
Dave BellPartner, CPA, CA
Dave has over 30 years of public accounting experience with extensive knowledge in accounting and small business tax. He enjoys being a trusted advisor to his many small business clients in the areas of tax compliance and planning, estate planning and business advisory services. Dave joined Hillson & Co. LLP (predecessor of Embree & Co. LLP) as a partner in 1997 and works from our Cambridge office.
Derek K. StoltzPartner, CPA, CA
Derek believes in the big picture strategy without compromising the other pieces of the puzzle that are often overlooked. His keen attention to detail gives his client’s confidence and ensures both short-term and long-term success. Derek is focussed on helping his clients with their on-going concerns, personally and professionally.
H. Kevin EmbreePartner, CPA, CA
Kevin graduated from the University of Waterloo with a Bachelor of Art and honours in Chartered Accountancy Studies and obtained his Chartered Accountant designation in 1987. He has over 30 years of experience in public accounting and industry serving a wide range of clients including owner/manager, companies with multiple investors and not for profit clients. Kevin has extensive experience in accounting, auditing, taxation and management consulting.
Mario V. PiccininPartner, CPA, CA
Mario has over 25 years of industry and public accounting experience with extensive knowledge in accounting, taxation and management consulting. He joined as partner in 1992. His preferred area of practice is with owner-managed enterprises. Mario graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Mathematics from the University of Waterloo in 1990 and obtained his Chartered Accountant designation in 1992. He completed the In-Depth Tax Course in 1994. In his spare time Mario enjoys curling, mountain biking and is a competitive chess player.
Michael WellerPartner, CPA, CA, CFA
Michael joined our firm during 2013 and is our newest partner. He brings to our clients a deep understanding of accounting and assurance matters gained through years with a big four accounting firm. With more than 15 years of experience, Michael provides a practical and hands-on approach to solving client matters. In addition to becoming a Chartered Accountant he is a CFA charterholder. Michael enjoys travelling and spending time outdoors with his wife, two young boys and dog.
Providing Service & Support
With over fifty accounting professionals and administrative support people, we value each and every member of our team, and their contributions to our clients.
With expertise in accounting, audit, tax and business advising within leading accounting firms, within industry, and across the private sector, our teamwork can ensure you have access to the professional advice you need.