Chris Dobbin, CPA, CA
President & CEO
Chris Dobbin is the Founding President & CEO of Nova Leap Health Corp. and is a co-owner and director of Earth Angels Home Care (“Earth Angels”), a non-medical and skilled nursing private duty home care agency, servicing rural areas of Nova Scotia along the northern corridor and south shore regions. Mr. Dobbin also founded Precipice Capital Advisory Services Inc., a company that provides strategic advice on private company transactions. Mr. Dobbin has 20 years of experience, has been named one of Atlantic Canada’s Emerging Leaders, and has received national recognition as the recipient of the 2013 Exempt Market Dealers Association (EMDA) Private Debt Deal of the Year and 2012 EMDA Private Equity Deal of the Year awards.
Mr. Dobbin is a Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Accountant, a member of Entrepreneurs’ Organization, a graduate of Mount Allison University, and a former director of the Private Capital Markets Association of Canada.
Megan Spidle, CPA, CA
Chief Financial Officer
Ms. Spidle, CPA, CA has extensive experience in various senior finance roles and prior to joining Nova Leap served as the CFO for Zonte Metals and Nayarit Gold (acquired by Capital Gold). In these roles and through Ms. Spidle’s financial consulting work, Ms. Spidle has provided strategic, hands-on management in accounting and finance as well as business process improvements in accounting, reporting and budgeting functions. Ms. Spidle’s responsibilities as CFO include treasury management; budgeting and cash flow; regulatory compliance; directing accounting policies, procedures and internal controls; working with external auditors, legal counsel and other professionals; corporate governance identification and management of business risks including insurance requirements; taxation; and oversight of statutory reporting. Ms. Spidle also has extensive experience working in public accounting.
Manager, Corporate Development
Michael Gremley is responsible for examining new acquisition opportunities and enhancing the value of Nova Leap subsidiaries through the implementation of lean service processes. Prior to joining Nova Leap, Mr. Gremley worked in M&A at Precipice Capital and held positions with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, and the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador. In addition, Mr. Gremley served as a Memorial University Ambassador with the Toronto-Montreal Stock Exchange (TSX). Mr. Gremley has a Bachelor of Commerce (Co-op) degree from Memorial University.