Trenval is committed to assisting you and your business.  As developments with the spread of COVID-19 and its variants across the province continue, our office is not open for your visit.  Communication by phone, email and online counselling and meetings will not be interrupted.  Please visit the “Contact Us” page to connect with staff to assist you.

Trenval Team

The Trenval Team: Amber Darling, Eileen Brown and Barb Wilson

Amber Darling – Executive Director

  • CF Leadership Institute, Professional Designation – Business Analyst
  • Asia Pacific Economic Council – Certified Business Counsellor
  • Small Business Counselling Certification – Western University
  • Graduate of Loyalist College with Diplomas in Legal Administration and Accounting
  • Graduate of the Ontario Management Development Program Business Management Skills Program
  • Experience with small business ownership

Eileen Brown – Business & Loans Advisor

  • Community Futures Leadership Institute Business Analyst – Professional Certification
  • Essentials of Business Lending Certification
  • Business Plan Analysis for Small & Micro Enterprises Certification
  • Strategic Loan Fund Management & Risk Oversight
  • Para-legal completed with Honours in 1991, JP & Court Clerk III with the Alberta Attorney General from 1987-1993
  • Completed two years Bachelors of Commerce, Business Faculty, University of Alberta
  • Experience with small business ownership, Private Corporation Taxation and Audit
  • Proficient with Export/Import including NAFTA and Tariff coding
  • Counselling Clients Through Succession – Acadia Entrepreneurship Centre

Barb Wilson – Office & Loans Administrator

  • Graduate of Loyalist College, Business Sales Diploma (1998)
  • Community Futures Leadership Institute (CFLI) Certification – Administrative Coordinator
  • ACADIA Entrepreneurship Centre Certification – Client Management, Business Plan Analysis, Business Model Canvas, Financial Forecasting