We are proud to celebrate fifty years of delivering quality service.
VKO LLP was founded in 1969 in Edmonton Alberta while operating as R. MacCallum Chartered Accountant. While the city has changed much since then, our approach has not. We provide professional services to owner-managed businesses with the personal care that each client is entitled to.
Our partners, are your partners.
Our firm has evolved into a five partner firm providing a broad range of services to a diverse client base. Our success is founded on providing timely, personalized, forward thinking business solutions with a commitment to achieve our clients' goals. We recognize that each client is unique so our focus is first on building relationships and understanding the full scope of each individual client's needs.
Harold Vanderschee, CPA, CA
Harold’s experience with national and local firms has led to a wide range of experience in accounting, auditing and taxation matters related to small and medium sized businesses. Harold has also taught various accounting and taxation courses at the University of Alberta and NAIT as part of their accounting programs. Harold is married and the father of two adult children. Harold enjoys playing hockey, hiking, mountain biking and spending time playing with most things mechanical.
Gerald has worked for local, national and international accounting firms as well as a large public company. This diverse work history gives Gerald a lot of experience to draw on when assisting owner-managed businesses and not-for-profit organizations. Gerald is also actively involved in minor hockey as both a coach and volunteer on numerous boards.
Leonard Ouellette joined VKO LLP in 2004 and became a partner in 2006. He began his professional career with Grant Thornton LLP and achieved his Chartered Accountant designation in 1990. Leonard works with owner-managed businesses and individuals, providing business advisory services that include compliance and assurance accounting services, tax compliance, tax planning services and financial and estate planning.
Thomas has accumulated more than fifteen years of accounting experience, working in both public accounting and for a large public company. His practice focuses on managing assurance engagements of various sizes and industries, including for-profit and not-for-profit clients; maintaining hands-on involvement in his engagements. His passions are centered around his family, friends and being active.
Casey entered the accounting profession as he enjoys assisting others achieve their goals. Casey’s work is mainly in the area of assurance and tax. He develops long lasting relationships with owner-managed businesses and individuals to understand their needs to ensure their financial reporting and tax obligations are met. Outside of the office, you’ll find Casey on the golf course or with family and friends.