Sam Lewis CPA

Senior Associate

Sam started working for Church Pickard in 2012 as an intern while completing the final year of her Bachelor of Business Administration degree at Vancouver Island University. She started working as a full-time articling accountant in January 2013, and was in the first group of students to start the Chartered Professional Accountants School of Business in September 2013. In the fall of 2015 Sam wrote her Common Final Examination, and received her CPA designation in early 2016.  
There are a variety of areas that Sam enjoys working in, including corporate and personal tax preparation, tax planning, compilations, reviews and audits.  Sam also specializes in estate work, including the preparation of final tax returns, trust returns, and legal accounting.   
Born in Aurora, Ontario, Sam moved to Nanaimo with her family in 1993. Her and boyfriend, Ryan, live in Nanaimo with their two dogs, Jenny and Rocco.   Outside of work, Sam enjoys staying active, reading a good book, and doing anything interior-design related.