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K. Dean Austin, M.Acc., CPA, CA

Partner
  • 204-982-9829
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Relevant Experience

Dean is a partner at Scarrow & Donald LLP and provides a wide range of enterprises with business advisory, accounting and auditing services. Dean's professional services experiences have included enterprises in manufacturing, real estate, transportation, and hospitality sectors as well as not-for-profit organizations.

Professional History

Dean graduated from the University of Manitoba in 1996 with a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) with distinction degree, and in 1997 with a Master of Accountancy degree. He placed fourth in Manitoba in the 1997 CA final examinations, winning the W.W. Shepherd Award. Dean is a seminar leader for CPA Manitoba and CPA Saskatchewan’s professional development programs and has lectured for both the University of Manitoba and for the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba and Saskatchewan in their student education programs. Dean was facilitator for the CA School of Business uniform final examination preparation course, and has been a marker for the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants uniform final examination.

Professional Qualifications

Member of CPA Manitoba

Meritorious Service Award, CPA Manitoba

Early Achievement Award recipient, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba

Manitoba Student Entrepreneur Award Winner (Business Development Bank of Canada)

Other Activities

Member, Complaints Investigation Committee of CPA Manitoba

Past chair, Office Practice Assistance Committee of CPA Manitoba

Past member, Board of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba

Past chair, Audit Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba

Past chair, University Recruitment Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba

Member of the Pembina Curling Club

Fort Garry hockey coach

Peter J. Donald, CPA, CA

Partner
  • 204-982-9808
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Relevant Experience

Peter is a founding partner at Scarrow & Donald. He serves a wide range of both privately and publicly held clients as well as clients in the not-for-profit sector. He serves businesses including manufacturers, distributors, retailers, investment, service and community based not-for-profit organizations


Professional History

In 1970, Peter received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Manitoba. In 1974, he became a Chartered Accountant.

Peter's accounting experience is international in scope, including two years in Paris, France as well as six months in Cape Town, South Africa.


Professional Qualifications

Member of CPA Manitoba


Other Activities

Winnipeg Winter Club Past President and Board Member
Royal Lake of the Woods Yacht Club Past Commodore and Treasurer
Squash Manitoba Past President and Treasurer
Peter is also an avid snow-boarder, off-roader, squash and tennis player.

Keith G. Findlay, FCPA, FCA

Partner
  • 204-982-9820
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Relevant Experience

Keith is a partner at Scarrow & Donald LLP, and provides a wide range of enterprises with business advisory, accounting and auditing services. He has been at Scarrow & Donald since 1993, following twelve years of providing professional service at an international Chartered Accountancy firm.

Professional History

Keith's professional services experiences have included enterprises in retailing, distribution, manufacturing and transportation, and regulated financial services sectors as well as community based not-for-profit organizations.

Keith obtained his B. Comm. (Hons) from the Faculty of Management at the University of Manitoba in 1981. He obtained his Chartered Accountant (CA) designation in 1984, and his FCA in 2003.

He went on to provide professional service at an international CA firm for 12 years. In 1993, he joined Scarrow & Donald LLP.


Professional Qualifications

Member of CPA Manitoba


Other Activities

Finance and Audit Committee of Cancercare Manitoba
Finance and Audit Committee of the Teachers' Retirement Allowances Fund (TRAF) of Manitoba
Chair of the J.W. Dafoe Foundation
Board Member positions with Winnipeg Hospital Authority, Misericordia Health Centre Foundation and the Health Sciences Centre
University of Manitoba
Board of Governors Past Chair
Member of the Audit Committee

Tom Frain, CPA, CA

Partner
  • 204-982-9807
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Relevant Experience

Tom is a partner at Scarrow & Donald, providing audit, accounting and tax and consulting services to owner-managed businesses of all sizes and not-for-profit organizations. He has more than 40 years of industry experience.

Professional History
In 1975, Tom graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.) degree. In 1978, he obtained his Chartered Accounting designation.

Tom has served on various committees with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba.


Professional Qualifications

Member of CPA Manitoba


Other Activities

Manitoba Children’s Museum Treasurer and Executive Committee member
St. James Ducks Unlimited Committee Treasurer
Clear Lake Cottage Owners Association Treasurer

Special Olympics Manitoba
The Carolyn Sifton Foundation
St. Marys Academy

Kyle Hendin, CPA, CA

Partner
  • 204-982-9816
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Relevant Experience

Kyle works with a wide variety of clients in the private and public sectors, and non-profit organizations. Kyle’s professional experiences include providing accounting, assurance, taxation, and business advisory services.

Professional History

Kyle graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree from the University of Manitoba in 2002. After spending four years in the customs brokerage industry, Kyle joined Scarrow & Donald LLP in 2006 and obtained his Chartered Accountant designation in 2010. Kyle was involved in the CA School of Business program which included facilitating online programs, marking examinations, and developing course material.

Professional Qualifications

Member of CPA Manitoba
Kouri Berezan Heinrichs Outstanding Facilitator Award – CA School of Business (2013)
Board member of Winnipeg Youth Orchestras Inc.

Larry Maykut, CPA, CA

Partner
  • 204-982-9830
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Dwayne McFaddin, CPA,CA,CGA

Partner
  • 204-982-9823
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Relevant Experience 

Dwayne serves a wide range of both privately and publicly held clients as well as clients in the not-for-profit sector. He serves businesses including manufacturers, distributors, retailers, investment, service and community based not-for-profit organizations.   

Professional History

In 2009, Dwayne received his Certified General Accountant designation while at Scarrow & Donald LLP, and two years later earned his Chartered Accountant designation. Dwayne also has extensive insurance experience, spending 10 years at MPI in numerous positions, and handling the most severe and complex injury claims.  

Other Activities

Dwayne loves to coach; minor hockey, soccer and ultimate.

Fort Garry North Hockey Association – Vice President (2009-2015)               

Provincial Junior Team and Junior High Team Ultimate Coach – (2015-present)

Manitoba Organization of Disc Sports - Past President and Treasurer       

 

Doug Smith, CPA, CA

Partner
  • 204-982-9819
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Relevant Experience

Doug is an audit partner at Scarrow & Donald, serving a wide range of clients, both private and not-for-profit.


Professional History

In 1991, Doug graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.) degree, followed by a Masters of Accountancy in 1992. He received his Chartered Accountancy designation 1995.

Doug began his career with Scarrow & Donald as an articling student in 1990, leaving to start his own practice in 1995. The following year, he joined a former Scarrow & Donald partner to form Skinner Smith, Chartered Accountants.

In 1999, Doug merged his practice with Scarrow & Donald LLP and became a partner at this firm.

Professional Qualifications

Member of CPA Manitoba
Past board member of The Movement Centre of Manitoba Inc.

Scott Smith, CPA, CA

Partner
  • 204-982-9811
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Relevant Experience

Scott is a partner at Scarrow & Donald LLP and provides clients with assurance, accounting, tax and business advisory services. Scott’s professional service experiences include publicly and privately held enterprises in real estate, mining, manufacturing and trade sectors as well as not-for-profit organizations.

Professional History

Scott started working at Scarrow & Donald LLP in 2003 as a student.  Scott graduated from the University of Manitoba in 2005 with a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree and obtained his Chartered Accountant designation from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba in 2007. Scott facilitated and was involved in the development of materials for the CA School of Business, he has also overseen students writing the uniform final examination for the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants.

Professional Qualifications

Member of CPA Manitoba

Other Activities

Past member, University Recruitment Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba
Past treasurer of Friends Together Preschool