Trenval Team

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

Chantal Ouellet – Administrative and Communications Assistant

  • Graduate of Loyalist College, Business Administration (Dean’s List) and the John M. Bernice Academic Award
  • Experience in small business ownership
  • Business management and operations experience
  • Communications and Social Media experience related to small business