Daryl Robbins

Daryl Robbins BBA, CPA, CGA

The principal of the accounting practice, Daryl Robbins, Chartered Professional Accountant, was born and raised in the Comox Valley. His years of experience and education in the business sector, banking industry and several years in public practice accounting provide him a full understanding of financial planning for you and your business.

Daryl completed his Bachelor of Business Administration Degree (BBA) at North Island College in Courtenay, BC. He graduated on the Dean’s Honour Roll. Following his degree, Daryl completed the Certified General Accountant (CGA) program. In addition, Daryl has completed the Canadian Securities Course, the Investment Funds in Canada Course, the Computer Information Systems Certificate (North Island College, Courtenay, BC), and an Associate of the Institute of Canadian Bankers Diploma (AICB) from the Institute of Canadian Bankers. He also completed a Master of Arts in Applied Legal Studies (MAALS) at Simon Fraser University (Burnaby, BC).

Outside of work, Daryl spends time with his wife Christine, their sons Brian and Blake, and their daughter Amy. Family camping trips on Vancouver Island, as well as hockey, keep their family busy. He is the former Treasurer of the Comox Valley Baseball Association; the Past President of the Comox Valley Major Men’s Fastball League, and is now involved in the Comox Valley Skating Club. Daryl enjoys his accounting practice because he likes to help clients achieve their goals through sound financial planning.

email daryl@darylrobbins.ca
Delaura Girard

Delaura Girard BBA, CPA, CGA

Delaura moved to the Comox Valley from the North Island in the Fall of 2001 to pursue her education at North Island College. She completed her Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting Major in 2009 and her CGA designation in 2013.

While attending North Island College, Delaura also worked in public practice. Now with ten years of public practice accounting experience, Delaura takes great pride in providing personalized public practice accounting solutions to her clients in the Comox Valley and northern Vancouver Island. She enjoys working closely with business owners and managers to facilitate their business needs and provide sound, forward-thinking tax planning.

Delaura brings with her a strong accounting background in forestry, fishing, and construction but enjoys the vast diversity of clients that a Vancouver Island public practice accounting firm provides.

In her spare time, Delaura can be found at her children's sporting events or camping and exploring the northern Vancouver Island terrain. Delaura enjoys playing dodgeball, slopitch, or volunteering her time with the Comox Valley Baseball Association where she has been a director for the past six years. Delaura looks forward to meeting you, learning about your business and helping you achieve your goals.

email delaura@robbinsandco.ca
Jay Dzuba

Jay Dzuba BBA, CPA, CGA

Jay has been raised his entire life in the Comox Valley. After graduating from G.P. Vanier Senior Secondary, Jay relocated to Nanaimo to pursue his education. Jay spent 6 years in Nanaimo during which he completed his Bachelor of Business Administration Degree (BBA) – Accounting Concentration and worked in public practice. After obtaining his BBA Degree, Jay completed his Certified General Accountant (CGA) designation.

Jay enjoys public practice as it gives him the opportunity to meet a vast range of clients in many different industries which always keeps his job interesting. Among the many services he can provide, Jay has experience preparing personal and corporate bookkeeping engagements and tax returns, preparing corporate financial statements, and preparing both corporate and personal GST/HST returns and payroll remittances.

Outside of work Jay enjoys a variety of sports including baseball and curling. Jay enjoys spending time with his wife, his family, and his friends, as well as spending time in the beautiful outdoors Vancouver Island has to offer.

email jay@robbinsandco.ca
Jolene Verboom

Jolene Verboom, Administrative Assistant & Community Liaison

Jolene was born and raised in the Comox Valley and received her Office Assistant Certificate as well as her Legal Office Assistant Certificate from North Island College in Courtenay, BC.

Prior to her return to the Comox Valley, Jolene lived in Victoria for a year and worked at an investment firm.

Jolene is the first person clients talk to when they arrive at or call the Robbins & Company office, and she enjoys providing excellent customer service and administrative assistance to both the clients and the staff.

In her spare time Jolene enjoys spending time with her family and friends, walking, reading, and baking.

email jolene@robbinsandco.ca