Ida Chong, FCPA is a Professional Accountant with over 20 years of experience and renowned expertise in accounting, financial analysis and advisement.
After earning her CGA credentials in Accounting and Related Services from the Certified General Accountants Association of BC, Ida went on to pursue a Certificate in Executive Leadership from the CPABC. Before assuming her current positions as Board Member for the Rick Hansen Foundation and the University of Victoria, Ida was an elected public official and served as a member of the Executive Council—Cabinet Minister for the BC Provincial Government, a member of the Treasury Board for the BC Government and MLA for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia for seventeen years. She also served as a Director at Capital Regional District, a Municipal Councillor at District of Saanich and for 18 years was a Partner in her own accounting firm, Kesteloo and Chong, CGAs. Ida is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors and the Chartered Professional Accountants of BC.
In addition to her work, Ida has a passion for arts and culture, and in 2014 was on the Board of the Victoria Dragon Boat Festival Society, as well as serving as a festival volunteer since 1996. She currently resides in Victoria, Canada, where when not engaged with work, she further enriches her mind with online research and literature.
Worldwide Association of Female Professionals Member Ida Chong, FCPA can be found in the Association Directory, where she is looking forward to networking with you.