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Candace obtained her Bachelor of Commerce degree, honors Accounting in 1996 from the Telfer School of Management and her CA designation in 1999.
After articling with Welch LLP she spent 3 years as the Director of Finance of two National Not for Profit organizations and 7 years as the Financial Controller for an international company.
Today she is President of WelchGroup Consulting where she heads up a CFO/Controllership network and a Chairman’s View advisory practice and gets to follow her two career passions:
“I believe Oprah says it best, “there is no such thing as luck; it’s simply preparation meeting the moment of opportunity”. The University of Ottawa has provided me the foundation I needed to capitalize on the opportunities I chose to pursue”.
The Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) provides students a complete business education: academic excellence, a rewarding student life, and distinctive personal and career development opportunities.
Stats: 17478 Alumni
The Telfer MBA gives students the power to outperform: lead people, take charge of organizations, allocate resources effectively and articulate a strategic vision—all fundamental skills of high-performing business leaders.
Stats: 4860 Alumni
Our Executive MBA Program provides a uniquely stimulating and rigorous professional development experience that will enhance your general management capabilities. The program opens up global, practical and relevant business experiences for ambitious professionals—experiences these students use to explore international business, experience management through hands-on consulting projects and gain the leadership skills necessary for success in today’s global economy.
Stats: 1017 Alumni
Our Master of Health Administration (MHA) provides students with the expert knowledge, practical skills and hands-on training they need to translate their passion for health into genuine results for Canadians.
Stats: 961 Alumni
Our Master of Science in Management (MSc) equips students with the knowledge and skills to examine management challenges from a variety of viewpoints, conduct informed research, and uncover findings that can be used by managers to solve pressing problems.
Our Master of Science in Health Systems (MSc) prepares students to help healthcare practitioners and managers achieve the most vital outcomes of modern healthcare: lower costs, better patient outcomes and improved healthcare services. This program trains them to “think differently” and become an agent of change.
The Telfer PhD in Management is unique and focused, designed to create the depth and breadth that makes an impact in business – and the world. Our unique approach surrounds our students with unusual and exceptional opportunities for learning and development – just one of the many reasons we are so proud of our PhD in Management program.