Born in Alberta, Alana spent her early years in the US, and then moved to Victoria in 1971. After graduating from the University of Victoria in 1983 with a BA in Economics, she entered articles with the Office of the Auditor General of BC and received her CA designation in 1988. She worked for national CA firms in Victoria for 13 years and received her CMC designation in 1999. In 2003, she and Lorraine Larkin created the firm of Larkin & Nast Chartered Accountants, and over the next twelve years Alana successfully grew her practice. In 2016 she joined Green Horwood where, as a Principal, she continues to operate her accounting practice.
Alana has been offering accounting and tax advice to individuals and organizations for 30 years. She enjoys working with owners of small and medium-sized businesses in a variety of industries and professions. She also has extensive experience working with executors of estates. Above all else, Alana values her relationships with her clients and is dedicated to providing advice that looks after their best interests.
Alana currently serves as a Director on the Board of Island Health.
Outside of the office, you may find Alana on the tennis court, running the trails around Elk Lake or hiking in the backcountry. Alana also enjoys spending time with her son and daughter.
Clients are welcome to contact Alana using her direct line at 250-940-2228 or by emailing her at email@example.com.