Lana’s extensive experience includes 15 years as a CPA/CA and over 10 years in accounting and finance recruitment in Canada and Australia. She has worked in public practice as a senior associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers, as a senior finance manager with Epcor, and as a contract consultant for a variety of private and not-for-profit organizations. Lana also has an educational background in psychology, and over 10 years of hands-on operational experience working with charitable organizations and acting as a liaison with allied health professionals. She has honed skills in business development and strategy, sales and revenue growth and building robust and collaborative networks, and is an invaluable resource to her clients.
Lana is known for the individualized and empathetic approach she takes with each candidate. She is often described as personable and authentic, and tailors her advice to each individual’s unique goals and objectives. Having worked in accounting in both public practice and industry, she brings keen insight into potential career progressions for her candidates.
With a true entrepreneurial spirit, Lana also runs her own business as a professional chocolatier, Lockhart’s Chocolates, creating one-of-a-kind custom chocolate creations. She loves to travel, taking great joy in learning about herself and the world in her exploration of over 100 countries. She has taken on a variety of volunteer roles over the years, and is currently Treasurer for the McDougall House Association.