Ninette is a graduate of the University of Ottawa, receiving her CA designation in 2006. She is a Charities & Not-for-Profit accounting expert who has been providing assurance, tax and advisory services exclusively to this sector for most of her professional career. Before joining Hogg, Shain & Scheck as a Partner, Ninette was a senior leader of the Charities & Not-for-Profit teams of Grant Thornton, and before that, PKF Hill LLP, a boutique Toronto firm.
A frequent speaker and author on sector issues, Ninette is passionate about supporting organizations that make a difference in our society and world. She regularly advises local, national, and international organizations on best practices with respect to accounting financial reporting and accountability to stakeholders, internal control efficiencies, governance, reserves policies, and CRA compliance matters such as donation receipting, fundraising ratios, activities outside of Canada, and inactive capital. Delighting in giving back to her community, Ninette currently serves as the National Treasurer of the Canadian Association of Gift Planners, the Treasurer of Gather Women, and a Director on the Board and Finance Committee of St. George Montessori Prep School.