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We are client and family-focused, with an aim to help small businesses grow and thrive, right here, in Saskatchewan.

Pharos Business & Taxation Advisors is an accounting and business management consulting firm located in Regina, Saskatchewan that focuses on small and medium-sized businesses. Est. in 2000, we have been serving clients for over 20 years and continue to expand our base and our knowledge in the ever-changing world of accounting.

Our team is a diverse group that each plays an important role in the success of our clients and their businesses!

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About Pharos

Meet Our Team

Bryce Dawson

Partner

Bryce has been with Pharos since 2011 and has worked his way from a University of Regina graduate to a partner at PB&TA. Bryce specializes in small business planning and taxation, along with personal tax requirements. Outside of the office, Bryce is involved in coaching with Hockey Regina and North Regina Little League.

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Jason Stich

Partner

Jason received his CPA designation in 2020 after several years in public practice while attaining his certification. He has experience working in the private sector as a small business owner and a corporate controller and specializes in small business, corporate tax, personal tax and financial statement preparation. In his spare time, Jason volunteers as a board member for not-for-profit organizations.

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Stacie Jensen

Partner

Stacie has been with Pharos since 2002, and received her CMA in 2004 after many years in public practice while attaining her certification. She specializes in small business and corporate tax as well as financial statement preparation. Stacie has a large family including 5 children and three grandchildren and is therefore involved with the community at large in various ways outside of the office, in both Moose Jaw and Regina.

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Don Schneider

Associate

With over 40 years in public practice, Don founded Pharos Business Integration Inc. in the year 2000 which has evolved into the current operation known as Pharos Business and Taxation Advisors. Pharos provides specialization in the areas of succession planning, business planning, and tax planning for all business ventures. He is also very involved in the Saskatchewan lifestyle, being a former Rotarian, as well as volunteering for many of the events that Regina is proud to host.

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Denis Cyrenne

Tax Specialist

With over 40 years in the accounting and taxation field, Denis specializes in small business and farm tax preparation, and estate planning in the agriculture sector. Denis was born and raised on a farm in southwest Saskatchewan and continues to be involved in the agricultural sector. Denis is also a member of the Canadian Association of Farm Advisors.

Joy Kress

Senior Accountant Ag Specialist

Joy joined Pharos in 2001 and has been an AgExpert Certified Advisor for over 15 years. She specializes in agricultural small business and the preparation of corporate financial statements. In her free time, Joy volunteers as a bookkeeper for Grow Regina Community Gardens.

Kyle Campbell

Senior Accountant

Kyle has been with Pharos since 2018 when he finished his Bachelor of Administration degree at the University of Regina with a major in accounting. Kyle has since completed his CPA designation in 2020 and continues to grow his knowledge in all areas of accounting, with a focus on the agricultural side. Kyle grew up in a small town and is always looking to help out whenever he can. When not at work, Kyle likes to stay involved with sports, fitness and catching up with friends.

Angela Manz

Senior Accountant

Angela received her CMA designation in 2004 after many years in public practice while attaining her certification.  She specializes in small business and corporate tax as well as financial statements preparation.

Sandy Shui

Junior Accountant

Sandy studied Business Accounting in college, has more than three years of experience as a public accountant and is working to get her CPA designation. Sandy is the newest team member at Pharos and enjoys working on corporate year-ends.

Melissa Klein

Bookkeeper

Melissa has been with Pharos since 2016. While studying at Sask Polytechnic Institute, she tutored accounting for two years.

Geoff Pettigrew

Junior Accountant

Geoff started at Pharos in March 2022 as a personal tax preparer and has moved into business bookkeeping. Geoff plans on working towards his CPA designation.

 

Ken Karwandy

Junior Accountant

Ken studied at the University of Regina and graduated in 2018 with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. Following his graduation, Ken went abroad to continue his education and to work. Currently, Ken is enrolled in the CPA program as he works towards his professional designation.

Caitlin Hume

Administrator/Bookkeeper

Caitlin has been with Pharos since July 2021 as a business bookkeeper and administrative assistant. Caitlin has her Business Administration diploma from SIIT and is working towards her Accounting certificate at Saskatchewan Polytechnic Institute.

Tracy Prychak

Executive Administrator

Tracy acts as our gatekeeper — her role includes filing paperwork, answering phone calls, directing clients to the right contact, scheduling appointments, answering questions, giving directions and managing the flow of traffic in the office. When you walk into our office, it’s Tracy who generally greets you!