Lianne is pleased to join the Ackah Law team as our Financial Manager. Lianne has over 10 years’ experience in law firm management and accounting, with a focus on small to medium-sized firms. She also has eight years’ experience working as a controller for a personal care home in Calgary.
Lianne has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Regina. After completing her studies, she worked internationally for Rank Xerox before beginning her career with Agriculture Canada, where she worked in the area of rural development and agricultural economic research. Following her time at Agriculture Canada, Lianne worked for the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade where she worked hard promoting Canada as a destination for foreign investment. As a volunteer with the Department’s rotational community, she spearheaded the creation of an employment opportunities database for the spouses of rotational Foreign Service Officers. Her time in Ottawa was followed by a two-year posting to Canada’s embassy in Caracas, Venezuela.