Meet the Partners
GABRIELLE M. LOREN, CPA, CGA
Gabrielle is the founding partner of Loren Nancke & Company. Her entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to client care are the cornerstones on which the firm has been built. She has an extensive knowledge of accounting and tax issues. A clear, practical approach. And a deep understanding of the issues that clients face when growing their business. All that adds up to strength in financial leadership and a genuine, caring concern that clients trust and rely on.
Gabrielle has served in various community organizations and regularly leads seminars for Small Business BC on tax and accounting issues for small business growth and development. The recipient of numerous awards for business excellence, including Best Business Person by the North Shore Outlook Women of Excellence, she has been featured as a financial expert on Global TV, City TV, Financial Post, Vancouver Sun, Business in Vancouver, the North Shore community newspapers and Canadian Living magazine.
CANDACE NANCKE, FCPA, FCGA
Candace joined the firm in 1997 after working in the financial planning industry. As the firm’s managing partner, Candace’s dynamic, forward-thinking approach and commitment to outstanding service provides the roadmap for the firm’s continuing growth. As a key financial advisory team member, she brings unique insights to help clients get better results. Straightforward strategies for smart, steady growth. And a collaborative leadership style that focuses on putting people first in any part of the equation.
Candace has served extensively for several years with the CGA Association, most recently as Chair of the Board of Governors for CGA-BC. In recognition of her contribution, she has been designated as a Fellow of the Certified General Accountants of Canada (FCGA), one of the highest honours awarded to certified general accountants in Canada. Candace’s financial insights have been quoted in the Vancouver Sun, Canadian Living magazine and several executive publications, including the CFO Roundtable Report by global financial staffing leader Robert Half International.
BRETT PAVAN, CPA, CGA
Brett joined the firm in 2004 after several years of experience working with small business.
Brett specializes in personal and corporate tax services for incorporated professionals and a variety of small businesses in the lower mainland, BC. He brings to the firm strength in mentoring and a commitment to professional development … and the leadership to help grow the firm by developing a strong team of accountants who continue to deliver exceptional service. Brett leads by example, promoting a healthy work-life balance. He has a variety of interests including soccer, other team sports and hiking the local trails with his dogs.
ALEX YOUNG, CPA, CGA
Alex, our newest partner, is known for being good with people and great with numbers.
He started with the firm in 2006 after receiving a business degree from Capilano University and has since received his CGA designation. Alex has an impressive knowledge of Homer Simpson trivia, making him one of the “most wanted” partners for firm trivia tournaments.
Meet the Team