Brandon Charlesworth


Brandon was raised most of his life in the Comox Valley. After graduating from Highland Secondary School, Brandon moved to Nanaimo where he completed his Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) – Accounting Concentration. Following graduation, he moved to Vancouver to continue his career where he went on to complete his Certified General Accountant (CGA) designation.

While in Vancouver he spent a number of years working with small- to medium-sized businesses in a variety of industries. Brandon welcomes the opportunity to return to Vancouver Island and work in public practice.

When not working, Brandon likes to spend as much time in the outdoors and is the Treasurer for the British Columbia Federation of Fly Fishers (BCFFF). Brandon enjoys time with his wife Marni, family and friends.

Steff Dzuba

Steff was born and raised in the Comox Valley. After graduating from GP Vanier Senior Secondary, she attended North Island College in Courtenay, then transferred to VIU in Nanaimo to complete her Bachelor of Education Degree with a specialty in elementary education

One of the things Steff enjoys about working with team at Robbins & Company is having the opportunity to meet such a wide range of wonderful people. In her spare time, she enjoys reading and spending time with her family and friends, as well as walking outdoors and taking in the beautiful scenery that’s so accessible here on Vancouver Island.

Jay Dzuba


Jay has been raised his entire life in the Comox Valley. After graduating from G.P. Vanier Senior Secondary, Jay relocated to Nanaimo to pursue his education. Jay spent 6 years in Nanaimo during which he completed his Bachelor of Business Administration Degree (BBA) – Accounting Concentration and worked in public practice. After obtaining his BBA Degree, Jay completed his Certified General Accountant (CGA) designation.

Jay enjoys public practice as it gives him the opportunity to meet a vast range of clients in many different industries which always keeps his job interesting. Among the many services he can provide, Jay has experience preparing personal and corporate bookkeeping engagements and tax returns, preparing corporate financial statements, and preparing both corporate and personal GST/HST returns and payroll remittances.

Outside of work Jay enjoys a variety of sports including baseball and curling. Jay enjoys spending time with his wife, his family, and his friends, as well as spending time in the beautiful outdoors Vancouver Island has to offer.

Daryl Robbins


The principal of the accounting practice, Daryl Robbins, Chartered Professional Accountant, was born and raised in the Comox Valley. His years of experience and education in the business sector, banking industry and several years in public practice accounting provide him a full understanding of financial planning for you and your business.

Daryl completed his Bachelor of Business Administration Degree (BBA) at North Island College in Courtenay, BC. He graduated on the Dean’s Honour Roll. Following his degree, Daryl completed the Certified General Accountant (CGA) program. In addition, Daryl has completed the Canadian Securities Course, the Investment Funds in Canada Course, the Computer Information Systems Certificate (North Island College, Courtenay, BC), and an Associate of the Institute of Canadian Bankers Diploma (AICB) from the Institute of Canadian Bankers. He also completed a Master of Arts in Applied Legal Studies (MAALS) at Simon Fraser University (Burnaby, BC).

Outside of work, Daryl spends time with his wife Christine, their sons Brian and Blake, and their daughter Amy. Family camping trips on Vancouver Island, as well as hockey, keep their family busy. He is the former Treasurer of the Comox Valley Baseball Association; the Past President of the Comox Valley Major Men’s Fastball League, and is now involved in the Comox Valley Skating Club. Daryl enjoys his accounting practice because he likes to help clients achieve their goals through sound financial planning.