John Pankratz is a Partner at Friesen Pankratz & Associates LLP, a Chartered Professional accounting and business advisory practice in Abbotsford. In 1988 Mr. Pankratz received his CGA (Certified General Accountants) designation, now the CPA (Chartered Professional Accountants), and throughout his career has been an active member in the legacy CGA organization serving on its Board and as Chair of the Public Practice Advisory Group, Chapter Advisory Group, and Practice Review Committee. Mr. Pankratz is currently Chair of the Public Practice Committee for CPA-BC and is an appointed member on the Auditor Certification Board for BC. Mr. Pankratz holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration from Simon Fraser University and is an Alumni of UFV.
In addition to his provincial and national work with CPA, Mr. Pankratz is actively involved in his community and church. He has served on the Board of the Abbotsford Restorative Justice and Advocacy Association and has volunteered with the Royal Life Saving Society and Canadian Red Cross.