Todd Sanderson has been assisting Avalon Alliance Inc. and Avalon Ecovillage Development Corp. with financial planning, corporate growth and business development strategies. Todd is an innovative thinker with much heart and experience in business and community development in the Okanagan.  He has a CA, BA and CFP background with consulting expertise in assisting new business ventures, destination tourism-related projects and real estate developments. When he worked as Grant Thornton International's lead consulting partner in Kelowna, Todd had over 14 years experience helping organizations achieve their goals and full capacity in a wide range of public and private sector settings. He now runs his own chartered accounting and business advisory practice, Sanderson and Company, with his brother Alan. 

Todd has facilitated the development of tourism-related strategic plans for destination marketing organizations and companies, consulted for companies in real estate and winery industries, worked with condo-hotels and international resorts, and undertaken detailed financial plans and market and feasibility studies for numerous projects. His strategic planning work in the public and non-profit sector has included service on a number of City of Kelowna and Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission committees as well as affliliations with organizations like Urban Development Institute and United Way Campaign Cabinet. He has also been President of the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce and the Downtown Kelowna Association.  More recently he has played a role in evolving the Uptown Rutland organization.