Colette Miller FCPA FCA, ICD.D is a partner with Wilde and Company, Chartered Professional Accountants, based in Vegreville. She specializes in owner-managed business including taxation and estate and succession planning, municipal audit and consulting, and has a special interest in agricultural-related companies. Her expertise is enhanced by her personal experience of farming with her husband on their cattle and grain operation.
As a co-founder of Wilde Advisory Group, a collective of professional services including accounting, legal and consulting, she is passionate about finding collaborative solutions to help people. She is known for her common sense approach and ability to translate complex financial matters into understandable conversations.
Her board experience includes the Canadian Business Growth Fund (Audit Committee Chair), AVAC Ltd. (HRC Chair, former Audit Committee Chair) and Covenant Health Audit and Finance Committee member. In 2019 she completed a ten-year directorship with ATB Financial with experience as chair of HRC and Audit.
She remains an active volunteer with both CPA Alberta and CPA Canada, serving on the provincial Awards Committee and the national Competency Map Committee. She was inducted into the Order of Athabasca for her past service on the Athabasca University Board. As a University of Alberta Business alum, she serves on the Rural eHub advisory board. Colette is also very involved with her community chairing the Elk Island Community Foundation and serving as a director of Wendy Brook Music Festival Association.