Your business is valuable, and managing your financial matters requires integrity, experience and knowledge.

With Faber LLP, you are in safe hands. We are a full-service CPA firm with the expertise and value-added services to advise you over time and help you grow your business, achieve your goals and set new ones.

Our team can provide solutions to your toughest financial challenges, provide tax optimization strategies to make your business more profitable, help ensure the smooth sale of your business—or acquisition of a new one—and much more.

Meet the Faber LLP team.

Dan Faber, CPA, CA, CIRP, LIT

Partner

Dan is the founder and name partner of Faber LLP, established in Edmonton in 2000. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Insolvency and Restructuring Professional and Licensed Insolvency Trustee.

Dan has three decades of experience providing individual and corporate accounting services, as well as consumer and corporate insolvency and restructuring services, for clients in a range of industries and sectors.

A leader in the community, Dan serves as the Chair for the Board of Directors of two non-profit organizations: Carus Community Trust and the PAR Foundation. He is also on the board of his church.

 

Peter S. Johnson, BAccS, CPA, CGA

Tax Partner

Peter is a Chartered Professional Accountant and Certified General Accountant. He practises full time in all areas of taxation, including corporate reorganizations, estate planning and cross-border tax.

Peter has more than 20 years of professional experience in public accounting, audit, tax and advisory services and has been a part of the Faber team for nearly 20 years. He has also completed the highest level of tax education in the country—the In-Depth Tax Course from CPA Canada.

When he’s not working, Peter likes to unwind by taking things apart and putting them together again. A true problem solver, he enjoys building computers and tinkering with cars and tech gadgets.

Chris T.H. Heo, CPA, CA, B.Comm.

Associate Partner

Chris has spent more than 10 years in public practice and with Faber LLP. He has a wide range of experience in accounting, audit and taxation matters for small and mid-sized businesses, non-profit organizations and municipalities. His accounting practice areas include compilation, review and audit engagements, and other matters for both individual and corporate clients. Chris earned his Bachelor of Commerce with an accounting major and finance minor from the University of Alberta.

Elio Bolanac, CPA, CA

Associate

Elio is a Chartered Professional Accountant with more than 25 years of experience. Our clients benefit from his expertise in matters of accounting, corporate reorganization, tax planning and tax optimization, estate tax and business succession planning.

Joe Gunderson, CPA, CGA, B.Comm.

Senior Manager, Controller

Joe has been a senior accounting manager with Faber LLP since 2011. He has considerable experience with corporate, not-for-profit and individual clients, including audit and assurance engagements. Before joining the Faber LLP team, Joe was a partner and owner of public practice firms and also worked as a controller in the construction industry. His interests include scuba diving, travel and hiking. Joe has a Bachelor of Commerce with an accounting major from the University of British Columbia.

Heston Cummings, CPA, CGA, BBA

Tax Manager

Heston joined Faber LLP in 2017. A senior tax accountant with more than five years’ experience in his field, he completes individual, corporate and trust tax returns for a wide variety of clients. Heston’s work is focused on specialized tax, and he is currently enrolled in the In-Depth Tax Course from CPA Canada. In his free time, he enjoys watching mixed martial arts and boxing. Heston has a Bachelor of Applied Business Administration – Accounting from NAIT.

Tin Lee, CPA, CA, B.Comm.

Senior Accountant

Tin joined Faber LLP over 10 years ago, after graduating from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Commerce in accounting. He obtained his CPA and CA designations while working at Faber LLP. Currently a senior accountant, Tin has extensive experience providing accounting and assurance services to both individual and corporate clients, as well as municipalities and non-profits. In his spare time, he enjoys playing badminton, cycling and nature sightseeing.

Evan Coupland, CPA, B.A., B.Comm.

Senior Accountant

Evan transitioned from a career in health care to accounting after receiving his Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Alberta. He joined Faber LLP five years ago and is currently a senior accountant. Evan provides a variety of accounting and assurance services to non-profit organizations and small businesses. His interests include movies, cooking and food culture.

Chris Lowther, B.Comm.

Staff Accountant

Chris graduated from MacEwan University with a Bachelor of Commerce in 2015 and began working with Faber LLP the following year. His job includes preparing corporate year-ends and personal taxes. He is currently working towards his CPA designation. In his downtime, Chris enjoys watching hockey, football and soccer.

Mandy Lee, BBA

Staff Accountant

Mandy graduated in 2014 from NAIT’s Bachelor of Business Administration program with an emphasis in accounting. While in school, she worked part-time as an accountant for a millwork company. Following graduation, she spent two years as an accounting assistant at a medical clinic. Mandy joined Faber LLP in 2016 and is currently working towards her CPA designation. As a staff accountant, she prepares company year-end/corporate taxes, personal taxes and audits. When she’s not working or studying, she plays piano, stays active with badminton and running, and occasionally competes in esports tournaments.

Carly Bolanac, B.Comm.

Staff Accountant

Carly is a recent graduate of MacEwan University and is actively working towards her CPA designation. She joined Faber LLP in late 2018, and her work includes preparing personal tax returns and corporate year-ends. When she’s not crunching numbers, Carly enjoys cycling, playing tennis or conquering a puzzle.