About Us


 



Our Practice

Strutt Armstrong is a client-focused CPA firm proudly serving Milton and the surrounding communities. We specialize in providing proactive support and advice to small business owners, and deliver first-class tax, bookkeeping, payroll and accounting services to help our clients achieve their goals. Our mission is to make life easier for our clients and we are committed to excellence in everything we do.

The practice was founded in 1992 by Linda J Nigh, CMA. Linda successfully operated the business for 17 years before selling it to Warren Strutt in 2008. Kim Armstrong joined the firm as Partner in 2016—officially creating ‘Strutt Armstrong.’ After Warren’s departure in 2020, Kim partnered with S+C Partners LLP to lead our dedicated team of caring and highly knowledgeable professionals in the delivery of a comprehensive suite of professional services.

Our Team

Kim Armstrong, CPA, CGA
Partner

Kim joined the practice as Partner in 2016 following a successful 20+ year career in corporate finance. Kim truly understands the challenges and opportunities faced by business owners. As an executive team member and VP of Finance for a leading supplier of wireless network products, Kim gained direct experience in all areas of accounting, finance, corporate tax, human resources, and business management. Kim now specializes in corporate and personal tax planning, CRA reviews and audits, cash flow, budgeting, inventory valuation, forecasting, legal review, and due diligence. Kim has an Honours Bachelor of Commerce from Laurentian University and received her CPA designation in 2009.

Andrea Robey, CPA, CA, CFP
Senior Client Service Manager

Andrea joined Strutt Armstrong in March 2020 from our affiliated firm S+C Partners LLP, where she has worked since 2007 and where she is also a Senior Client Service Manager. Andrea takes a very hands-on approach to client service and specializes in creating accounting, tax, financial planning, and audit solutions that provide added value to owner-managed businesses. She is passionate about facilitating business growth and helping individuals achieve their goals. Andrea has been a member of CPA Ontario and CPA Canada since 2007 and received her designation as a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) in 2012. She has a Bachelor of Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University.

Christine Laros, CPA, CA
Client Service Manager

Christine joined Strutt Armstrong in December 2020 from our affiliated firm S+C Partners LLP, where she has worked since 2013 and where she is also a Client Service Manager. Christine works closely with private businesses and their owners across a variety of industries to deliver tailored accounting, tax, and audit solutions that help them meet their personal and professional objectives. Christine is dedicated to reducing the stress of compliance obligations, and clients can always count on her for timely and accurate advice. Christine has been a member of CPA Ontario and CPA Canada since 2013 and has a Master of Accountancy from Brock University.

Colleen Pikula, CB
Bookkeeper

Colleen has been with the practice since 2007 and has over 20 years’ experience working in bookkeeping and accounting. Prior to joining Strutt Armstrong, Colleen worked as an Accounting Supervisor with Royal Envelope Ltd. for over five years. Colleen specializes in full-cycle bookkeeping to trial balance, payroll management, CRA & WSIB Remittance (HST, Source Deductions, EHT, Corporate Tax) and Sage 50 training. Colleen is a Certified Bookkeeper through the Canadian Institute of Bookkeeping.

Teresa Ellis, CB
Bookkeeper

Teresa joined the practice in 2018. Known for her attention to detail and outstanding work ethic, Teresa has over 25 years’ experience providing bookkeeping, accounting, payroll, and office administration services to small to mid-sized companies across a variety of industries. Teresa is a Certified Bookkeeper through the Canadian Institute of Bookkeeping, and has both an Accounting Specialist Certificate and a Loss Prevention & Risk Management Diploma from Sheridan College. She is well versed in multiple accounting software and has her Quickbooks Online Advanced Certification.

Linda Johnston
Bookkeeper

Linda has been with the practice since 2009 and is dedicated to meeting the needs of our clients. Linda spent the first ten years of her career working in human resources before making the decision to focus on bookkeeping. With over 20 years’ experience as a professional bookkeeper, Linda is dedicated to helping clients successfully meet their bookkeeping, payroll, Sage 50, Quickbooks, HST, and administrative needs. A longtime resident of Milton, Linda has a diploma in Accounting and Financial Management from Centennial College.

Jennifer Flannagan
Bookkeeper

Jennifer joined the firm in early 2017. She has a background in public accounting and has been a bookkeeper for over 25 years. Jennifer’s experience spans almost every industry, and her many years as a self-employed bookkeeper have given her a keen understanding of the challenges involved with owning and operating a small business. In addition to providing professional bookkeeping services, Jennifer’s in-depth knowledge of Sage 50 and Quickbooks (desktop and cloud versions) has made her a valuable resource for clients seeking training in the use of these tools.

Mona Mathbout
Administration/ Bookkeeper

Mona joined Strutt Armstrong in late 2020 with over 15 years’ experience delivering bookkeeping, accounting, payroll, tax preparation, accounts payable, and office administration services to local businesses and international companies across a variety of industries. Mona has a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and completed the Payroll Practitioner Compliance program through the Canadian Payroll Association in 2020. Mona is well versed in most accounting software and has her QuickBooks Online Certification.