ARCHER HALLIDAY, PS strives to assist our clients in every way possible. From bookkeeping, tax returns, or other accounting services to QuickBooks training with our QuickBooks certified professionals, our skilled professionals go above and beyond to meet and excede all your expectations.

Take a Moment to Meet Our Team

Bernadette Halliday, owner of Archer Halliday, manages the accounting and tax departments at Archer Halliday. She received her Bachelors degree in accounting from Western Washington University and CPA designation soon after graduating. Currently, Bernadette is a member of AICPA and WSCPA. Bernadette is also our certified Quickbooks proadvisor and is in charge of teaching the Quickbooks classes offered by Archer Halliday. She is a current member and past President of the Burlington Rotary Club and an active participant in county events.

Carlye Gillespie received her Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Western Washington University and received her CPA designation and Certified Fraud Examiner shortly thereafter. Currently she is a member of the AICPA and WSCPA. She has done some impressive work in forensic accounting, fraud examination and creating procedures in fraud prevention. 


Veronica Andrukov is the Office Administrator for Archer Halliday, PS. She excelled in school receiving multiple scholastic awards. She studied briefly at Renton Technical College, as well as Washington State University. After that she moved to Whatcom County. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her cat, family and friends.


Derek, one of our staff accountants, received his Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Western Washington University. Though Derek grew up in Northwest Washington, he is a proud dual citizen of the USA & Canada, and still holds his Canadian roots dear. In his free time, Derek enjoys playing hockey, skiing, hiking, reading, video games, and spending quality time with friends and family.


Kayla graduated from Western Washington University with a BA in Accounting and is currently testing for the CPA exam. She is a member of both the Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants and the Washington Association of Accounting & Tax Professionals. Currently, she is the treasurer for Camp Fire Samish, a local not-for-profit organization. Kayla grew up in the Pacific northwest with enthusiasm for all outdoor recreational activities. You can find her camping, fishing, kayaking and riding motorcycles in her free time. She loves being involved in the community and spends time coaching & managing adult league recreational sports such as softball and volleyball. Kayla is excited to learn and grow in her profession as a part of the Archer Halliday team!