Isn't It Time Your Dollars Made Sense!
Natasha McDonald is the proud owner of D&D Bookkeeping Incorporated, based out of Truro, Nova Scotia. She is knowledgeable in the field of bookkeeping and has provided excellent customer service to clients over her years with D&D.
Natasha joined the D&D Bookkeeping team in 2010, gained ownership of the business in 2012, and now is a full-service provider of bookkeeping, business & personal income tax preparation as well as corporate income tax preparation. She manages client accounts as well as day-to-day operations and advertising for D&D.
Natasha started out toward a bachelor’s degree in animal science after graduation; however, fate had other ideas! Soon enough she found herself in a management position with a local retail company and her love for numbers developed rapidly. As her love for commerce grew, Natasha transferred into the Athabasca University to pursue a bachelor degree in commerce via distance education. She transferred one more time to Saint Mary’s University, to complete her degree quicker, where she has been inducted into their International Business Honors Society; Beta Gamma Sigma Chapter. She has since graduated with a bachelor of commerce degree; majoring in Accounting.
Natasha is not only an entrepreneur at heart; she is also a wife and a working mother! Some of Natasha’s favorite pass-times include physical activity, reading, camping, and spending quality time with her family. Natasha has consistently demonstrated strong organizational and time management skills while balancing her business activities, university studies, and family responsibilities.
Douglas Ross is the original founder of D&D Bookkeeping Inc., which came to be in 2004. Douglas had a dream of running a business built on catering to the bookkeeping needs of fellow entrepreneurs.
In 2012, Douglas turned the company over to his business partner and niece Natasha McDonald. He has remained on board as a senior consultant at D&D Bookkeeping Inc., as his love for his clients tell him he is not quite ready to retire!
Since Douglas’ early thirties, he has successfully owned and/or managed several small businesses in various industries. Over the course of twenty-five years, Douglas has specialized in all things bookkeeping from small to medium size businesses and private clients. He is proficient in many programs including Sage 50 (formerly Simply Accounting), Quicken and QuickBooks (Pro Advisor). Douglas has a wealth of experience in Excel, as spreadsheets are necessary in the accounting world.
Clients often describe Douglas as upfront and honest, as he will most definitely provide you with the knowledge to make the smartest decision for your future. He is compassionate and understanding which will help make your accounting experience less stressful, and your appointment more of a relaxing friendly encounter.
Douglas’ family is his focus. His great niece is his biggest enjoyment in life, as he has made a promise that he will always be her ‘Uncle Doogie’.
Janice Spencer joined the D&D Bookkeeping Inc. team in 2017. As our receptionist, she has excelled at being our ‘office mother’. She brings to the table 15 years of gained experience within the hospitality, customer service and retail industries.
Janice attended the Community College, Truro campus and Akerley campus, taking Foundation Accounting, and Business Information and Technology. Upon graduating, she accepted an office position within a manufacturing and transportation industry, gaining experience and putting her newfound knowledge to work! She has a passion for learning and is continuously pursuing new talents.
She has the perfect mixture of warmth and humor to keep our office environment-friendly and welcoming. Janice is the first fun loving face you will see, and the first chipper voice you will hear upon contacting our office. She goes above and beyond to truly make D&D clients feel at home, with a friendly conversation over a hot cup of coffee (tea).
Janice is a loving wife and mother; having one adult son, and the younger two four-legged members of the family! Being very family orientated, she enjoys spending time with close and extended relatives, long road trips, outdoor activities, and gardening.
Pam Wilmot joined our team initially in 2014 as our receptionist and has now advanced within our company to her current position as junior bookkeeper. Pam has a thirst for knowledge; consistently working on gaining experience within the field of numbers, having completed her accounting diploma through distance education.
Pam’s drive to learn and her determination has given her the skills required to assess our client’s bookkeeping needs and implement the procedures required to help our clients achieve their various goals and adhere to Canada Revenue Agency policies. Pam is currently specializing in payroll processing, payroll remittances, and ROE issuance.
Pam Wilmot, aside from being an amazing member of our team, is also a mother of three; two girls and years later her one boy. Pam is a very down to earth, forward person with just the right amount of enthusiasm, humor, and discipline to give our office a professional but fun atmosphere. She enjoys family type activities, road trips, and various animals as her home has been numerously referred to as a zoo.