Basic Board Governance

Governance you do not have to be a lawyer to understand

About the Author

20111216_DebiPeverill_01bw[1]Debi Peverill is a unique individual: a Chartered Accountant with a  sense of humour. She enjoys helping business owners and managers avoid making financial mistakes, and protecting them from the government and banks. To this end she has written a series of easy-to-read financial books and spends time sharing her wisdom and insights by speaking to groups of business owners and managers.

Debi has founded three business including a public accounting firm, Peverill & Associates , in 1988 after spending ten years with national accounting firms. In 1998, she founded SBR Communications Inc., the vehicle for her speaking and publishing interests. In 2013, Painless Financial Training Group Inc. was created to offer people financial information they need to know to stay out of trouble and make more money (primarily at:

She is an accomplished trainer. Debi teaches financial management courses in the Executive and Professional Development program, the Diploma in Management program, and the Executive Masters of Business Administration program at Saint Mary’s University in Halifax, NS.

Debi is also a triathlete who has completed two Iron Distance triathlons and several marathons. In 2008, Debi represented Canada in her age group at the Foster Grant 70.3 Ironman World Championships.