Meet the Balancing Muskoka Team

The Balancing Muskoka Team

Laurie Harrison

Laurie is the owner of Balancing Muskoka. Prior to starting her own company bookkeeping she worked as an accounting tech for a local firm. Laurie has 30+ years experience in bookkeeping and day to day business operations as she has owned various businesses and held managerial positions throughout her working career. She has achieved her Business Accounting Diploma from Algonquin College and is an Affiliated Member of the Association of Professional Accounting and Tax Consultants Inc. She is fluent in Sage 50 and a Proadvisor for QuickBooks. Laurie runs her flourishing business out of her home that she shares with her life partner Geoff, their beloved golden retriever Meggie, Sammy the cat and the chatty African Grey parrot JC.

Marie Demers

Marie is the office administrator at Balancing Muskoka. Prior to doing a wonderful job keeping the Balancing Staff organized and operating smoothly she was a valued employee at Muskoka Roastery. Marie handles client intake, scheduling, day to day bookkeeping, payroll processing and works to ensure all clients submit their documents in time for government filings. Marie lives in Huntsville with her Husband Derek, Daughter Sidney, husky/shepherd Rolo and shepherd/lab Dexter.


Meggie is Balancing Muskoka’s professional greeter. Always happy with a toy and wagging tail she can put a smile on almost any face.  

Recent News & Tips

Canada Day Weekend

Just a reminder that Balancing Muskoka will be closed on Friday July 1st, 2016 for the Canada Day stat holiday. We will be open on Monday July 4th with our regular hours 9am – 5pm.


To Our Valued Clients

We at Balancing Muskoka would like to keep you updated on all our policies, procedures and hours of operation as well as any updates that come from CRA, WSIB and all other government agencies that you as a business owner and tax payer should be informed of.


Easter Holiday Hours

2015 Easter Holiday Hours posted.