Erin A. Gjelsvik
CPA, CGA, Partner
Born in North Vancouver and raised here in Nanaimo, Erin has strong ties to our community. Her career with Johnston, Johnston & Associates Ltd. began as an accounting student in 2007 and she achieved partner in early 2014.
Erin has held many positions over the years in the accounting and finance business, which has given her the experience and expertise to provide a variety of services to our clients. She has worked with clients in a wide range of industries including, but not limited to, construction, fishing, real estate, retail businesses, and investment corporations.
Whether working on an advance tax reorganization for a corporate group, working on financial planning for a small business, or working with personal tax clients, Erin is dedicated to assisting her clients with knowledgeable service and understanding their specific needs. She has extensive experience working with small businesses that are just starting out, and helping them grow their business while ensuring all required filings and reports are filed. In addition, Erin has worked with some of our larger client groups, helping them transition from one generation to the next.
Erin graduated from Vancouver Island University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business majoring in accounting, and completed her Certified General Accountant designation in 2008.
When not in the office, you can find Erin spending time with her two daughters, hiking the trails in Nanaimo and around the Island, playing baseball, or spending time with her family and friends.