Meet the Team

Alissa Bryden, CPA, CA

Alissa is a dedicated professional who is passionate about supporting business start-ups and entrepreneurs. She graduated from university with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, with a focus on helping new businesses thrive. During her time working at an accounting firm, Alissa pursued her interest in accounting by adding a second major to her undergraduate degree. She later went on to obtain her Masters in Professional Accounting and earned the CPA designation.

Throughout her career, Alissa has gained extensive experience working with a variety of businesses in roles such as bookkeeper, controller, CFO, year-end accountant, and tax accountant. Regardless of the position, her main focus has always been on helping entrepreneurs achieve their business goals. She understands the unique challenges faced by small businesses and provides tailored financial solutions to support their success.

When she’s not busy working, Alissa enjoys an active lifestyle with her family. They love engaging in activities like downhill and Nordic skiing during the winter months, as well as hiking, biking, and spending time at the beach during the summer.

Norezel Datu

Norezel Datu is a detail-oriented bookkeeper who adapts easily to changing standards and technological advances. She has a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and has achieved the professional level civil service qualification.

Norezel enjoys playing instruments and assembling Gundam kits.

Alysa Evangelista

Alysa Evangelista is a tech-savvy bookkeeper with a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy. As a Certified Accounting Technician, Alysa is also detail-oriented and organized.

Alysa enjoys singing karaoke and playing chess as well as various board games.

Jennifer Kustra

Jennifer has worked in accounting for 20+ years with experience in a broad range of industries.  After working several years in traditional bookkeeping roles, she shifted to a  virtual bookkeeping platform with Virtual Heights Accounting to create a better work-life balance for herself, while still providing exceptional service.

Jennifer currently resides in Alberta with her family and enjoys gardening, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

Charity Aldrich Bryant

Charity Aldrich Bryant

Charity Aldrich Bryant brings over 20 years of extensive bookkeeping experience to her role at Virtual Heights Accounting. Hailing from the vibrant town of Cochrane, Alberta, Charity’s expertise and dedication make her a valuable addition to the team. With her strong attention to detail and meticulous approach, she ensures accurate and reliable financial records for clients. Her wealth of experience in bookkeeping, coupled with her commitment to delivering exceptional service, makes her an indispensable asset in providing top-notch accounting solutions. Outside of work, Charity enjoys spending quality time with her loved ones and exploring the picturesque landscapes of the Canadian Rockies.

Mica Manarang 

Mica is an experienced Executive Assistant equipped with exceptional organizational skills.

She has worked with companies across various industries, showcasing her versatility and expertise in client support within the accounting sector.

In her spare time, you’ll often find her whipping up delicious treats and experimenting with new recipes in the kitchen, indulging her passion for cooking and baking.