Doreen Hume
Doreen Hume


Doreen is the leader of the Public Sector Audit Group for the National Capital Region (NCR), and has over 25 years of public accounting experience. She is fluently bilingual and has spent the past 24 years specializing in providing audit and assurance services to public sector organizations and pension plans. She has experience directing large, complex and publicly sensitive engagements as well as smaller engagements.

Doreen is recognized as a technical expert in the area of financial reporting for not-for-profit organizations and is frequently consulted on issues from other offices across the country. She is a facilitator for both internal and external training.

Professional affiliations

  • Member & Fellow, Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario (CPAO)
  • Member, Licensed Public Accountants of Ontario

Committee & Board Experience


  • Board Member, University of Ottawa, (2020 – ongoing)
  • Pensin Committee Member, University of Ottawa (2020 – ongoing)
  • CPAO Professional Conduct Committee (2017– ongoing)


  • Board Member, Canadian Cardiovascular Society Academy (2018–2020)
  • External member, Audit Committee, Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) (2013–2020)
  • External Member, Pension Committee, CMPA (2018-2020)
  • Board Member, United Way East Ontario (2013 – 2020)
  • Treasurer & Member Executive Committee, United Way East Ontario (2014 – 2020)
  • Chair Corporate Services Committee, United Way East Ontario (2017–2020)
  • Member Governance Committee, United Way East Ontario (2017-2019)
  • Treasurer and Board Member, The Shepherds of Good Hope (2001 – 2017)
  • Chair, Finance and Audit Committee, The Shepherds of Good Hope
  • (2001–2017)
  • Founding Board Member, Shepherds of Good Hope Foundation (2007– 2015)
  • Member Social Finance Committee, United Way of Ottawa (2015)
  • Governor, Algonquin College (2010–2012)
  • Chair of the Audit Committee, Algonquin College (2011–2012)
  • Treasurer, Emily Murphy Non-Profit Housing Corporation (1995–2001)


  • Institute of Corporate Directors Not-for-Profit Governance Essentials Program for NPO Directors, 2013
  • CCAF Comprehensive Practitioners Development Program, 1999
  • Chartered Accountant, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario, 1993
  • Bachelor of Commerce, Carleton University, 1991