At Joly Heinzlmeir we strive to build strong and lasting relationships with our clients to assist them in achieving their financial goals. Our experience, education and professional backgrounds allow us to provide services and advice tailored to the needs of our clients. We endeavor to provide close, personal attention to our patrons because we believe that our success is a result of their success.
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Our dedicated team of professionals prides itself on providing customized financial accounting, assurance, non-assurance and tax services for our clients. Our goal is to help you achieve maximum profitability and efficiency and minimize income taxes with clear communication, knowledgeable planning and timely compliance.
Founded by Diana Heinzlmeir, CPA, CGA and Richard Joly, CPA, CA (retired 2015) Joly Heinzlmeir has been privileged to serve a diverse range of clientele. Diana has been in public practice for 30 years and through that time has built strong long-term relationships with her clients, amassed a wealth of experience and assembled a dedicated efficient team of personnel. It is this knowledge, strong business ethics and ongoing commitment to continuing education that give Diana and her team the tools to help you attain your financial goals.
Diana has always called Alberta home. She was born in Calgary and moved to Red Deer in 1978. In 1989, after 3 years in the banking industry, she graduated with her Business Administration Diploma from Red Deer College. Following graduation she came to work for Richard Joly, CPA, CA at Olsen Joly LLP Chartered Accountants. In 1993 she received her CGA designation. After many years of success together, the opportunity arose for Richard and Diana to form Joly Heinzlmeir Professional Accountant in 2013.
Diana has volunteered as treasurer on numerous sports teams and spent several years teaching small business bookkeeping and tax courses to small business owners at Red Deer College. From 2017 to 2019 she served as a board member of the Red Deer Downtown Business Association.
Diana is married with one son and one daughter who are both attending post-secondary schooling. When she is not at the office, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, travelling to warmer destinations and reading a good book.
Diana Heinzlmeir, CPA, CGA
Garfield was born and grew up in Clarendon, Jamaica. In 2004 he obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Management Studies from the University of the West Indies, Mona. He received his U.S. Chartered Professional Accountant designation from the state of Pennsylvania in 2013 and in 2017 he received his Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant Designation. Garfield has over eight years of international experience in public practice at KPMG with emphasis on companies on the stock exchange. He has six years of Canadian experience mainly focused on Notice to Readers, Review Engagements and Taxation of small to medium sized corporations. Joly Heinzlmeir welcomed Garfield to their team in August of 2015.
In his time away from the office, Garfield loves spending time with his wife, Sedonnie and their children. He also enjoys playing basketball and participating in community recreational activities.
Garfield Richards, CPA, CA - Associate
Paula was born and raised in Saskatchewan. She attended the University of Alberta where she obtained her Bachelor of Commerce degree in 1998. That fall she joined the team at Olsen Joly LLP Chartered Accountants. During a period of reorganization at Olsen Joly in 2013 she joined Richard Joly, CPA, CA and Diana Heinzlmeir, CPA, CGA and their team as they formed Joly Heinzlmeir Professional Accountant.
In her spare time, Paula’s hobbies include travelling, quilting, reading and spending time with family and friends.
Paula Andrew, B.Comm - Accounting Technician
Tara grew up on her family’s farm near Rocky Mountain House and moved to Red Deer in 1999 to attend college. After graduating from the Office Administration program at Red Deer College Tara came to work for Olsen Joly LLP Chartered Accountants in 2001. When Olsen Joly reorganized in 2013 Tara accompanied Richard Joly, CPA, CA, Diana Heinzlmeir, CPA, CGA and their team as they transitioned to become Joly Heinzlmeir Professional Accountant.
Outside of the office Tara enjoys spending time with her husband Jon and their two children on their acreage near Sylvan Lake. She loves the outdoors and staying active, including downhill skiing and playing in a co-ed volleyball league.
Tara Franke - Receptionist/Administrator
Alana was born and raised in Red Deer, and though she lived in Ontario for 7 years after being married, she has always considered Red Deer her home. In 2007, she and her family put down roots in Red Deer where she is primarily a homemaker. Alana has had various administrative office jobs with experience in managing people. Volunteering in the community and at her church have also been a large part of her life. In the fall of 2017, Alana joined the team at Joly Heinzlmeir Professional Accountant as a part-time receptionist.
In her time out of the office, Alana enjoys spending time with her husband Dave and their three children. She loves being outside, playing ball hockey, reading and spending time with friends.
Alana Bushey - Receptionist