Our Team

Chief Executive Officer

TIM HAYWARD, CPA, CA

Tim earned his Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Degree from the University of Manitoba in 2001. In October 2004, Tim became a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada by receiving his Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) designation. In 2015 achieved a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) certification.

Tim spent 18 years with Deloitte in public accounting and risk management, where he serviced public companies, private companies and not-for-profit organizations of all sizes. Tim left his career in public practice to take on the role of Chief Financial Officer for the Manitoba based Ventura Group of Companies, who’s focus is in residential home construction and land development. In 2019 Tim joined balncd Inc. where he plans to combine his knowledge, skills and experience to service the needs of small and medium sized owner-managed entities.

Balncing the time isn’t always easy, but away from the office Tim dedicates his time to his wife and three children traveling, attending social & school events, and coaching soccer and hockey teams. He also, gives generously of his time and talents as a volunteer to many not-for-profit organizations in the community and is the current Chair of the Board of Directors for Habitat for Humanity Manitoba.

FRANCIELLY ILLIPRONTI

Francielly was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil. In 2013, she completed her bachelor’s degree in Accounting.

Since graduating, she has worked for a variety of companies as an accountant.

In 2018, she moved to Winnipeg, with her husband. In their spare time, they enjoy camping, spending time with their loved ones and volunteering at their church.

JILL RACH

Jill was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. After graduating High School in 1999 she began working in the insurance industry in the accounting department. Jill completed her Accounting Certificate through Red River College in 2013. She became a member of the Canadian Institute of Bookkeeping in 2015 and became a Certified Bookkeeper in 2017. Jill has over 16 years in accounting experience and joined Balncd in 2019.

Jill married her best friend in 2016, they love living the country life in East Selkirk. They have a 5-year-old son Brysen and a 3-year-old daughter Brielle who are the loves of their lives. When she’s not running to an extra-curricular activity with the kids you will find her at the lake in Ontario.

JEANNETTE THIESSEN

Jeannette spent her early years in Rosenort, Manitoba and the remainder of her school years in Saskatchewan and Ontario as a pastor’s kid. Following bible college, she and her husband spent 11 years in West Africa. She has a bookkeeping diploma from Red River College, has the QuickBooks Online Advanced Certification, and is currently working towards the Canadian Professional Bookkeeper designation.

Jeannette married the love of her life and best friend, Elmer, in 1980. She loves spending time with her family and grandkids and also loves gardening, volunteering, and is always looking for time to scrapbook!

KIM WESTERVELT

Kim grew up in Stonewall, Manitoba and moved to Winnipeg in 1999. She has a certificate in bookkeeping, completed two years of the CGA Program, has the QuickBooks Online Advanced Certification and has earned her Canadian Professional Bookkeeper designation. She has worked in payroll for a number of years and has been doing the books for her husband’s company for more than 17 years. Kim joined balncd in November 2018 and enjoys the variety of clients she works with.

When not at work, Kim likes to read, garden, camp, and spend time with her family — especially her grandchildren.