Our Administrative Staff


Drumheller Law Admin Staff

Shelley Andrus – Accounts Manager

Shelley has been working at Herman, Kloot & Company since 2006.  Her responsibilities with the firm include processing accounts payable and payroll, and handling general accounting duties.  Shelley also supervises the processing of accounts receivable, and the posting of cheques and deposits.


Ashley Turner – Assistant to Accounts Manager

Ashley has been real estate & corporate assistant extraordinaire to Mr. Herman for nearly 6 years. Ashley started in April 2010 as assistant to Shelley Andrus, and in June of 2010 moved into her current position.  


Ashley is an avid classical singer and spends much of her spare time serving on the board of and performing with Drumheller’s own Kaleidoscope Theatre, or driving to Red Deer to continue her classical training.  Occasionally, her performing antics spill over into her office work and she can be found showing her colleagues how “jazz hands” and dance moves can make any situation more interesting.

Shawna Vaisnis – Assistant to Robert D. Ross

Shawna was born and raised in Drumheller and has lived here all of her life. She is married to Tim Vaisnis. She is very active in the Midlandvale Community Hall Association for many years and enjoys  helping with community events.

Shawna  was hired out of high school by Bob Ross in May of 1975 and has been a Legal Secretary for the firm over 40 years.

Shawna has worked in many areas of the law since her employment with the firm and continues to do so , but mainly does all the work for Bob Ross. She has a good knowledge of the estate work and is quite knowledgable in other aspects of the law.


Debra M. Scarlett – Assistant to Colin Kloot

Debbie  was born and raised in the Drumheller area and has lived here all her life.  She is married to Brent and they have 2 children, Tyler and Brandon.  Her interests include travelling and spending time with her family.  She is very active in the Rosedale community where she resides and has been the President of the Rosedale Recreational Society for many years.

Debbie has been a Legal Secretary for the past 40 years and has been employed  by the firm for the past 34 years.

Debbie has  worked in many areas of the law since her employment with the firm and continues to do so but mainly does all of the real estate work for Colin Kloot.  She has a very good knowledge of the real estate practice and is also quite knowledgeable in other aspects of the law.

Cathy Clarke - Receptionist

Cathy moved to Drumheller in 1983 with her husband Jim and 2 children Christie and Lisa.

Her interests include reading, golfing and spending time with her family and friends and her 3 Grandaughters Ella, Avery & Olive.

Cathy was hired on at the firm in 2004 for the receptionist position. Since then she has assisted us in Corporate Annual Returns, Justice Department Billings and numerous other duties assisting the Lawyers and their assistants.


Rhonda Scollo – Assistant to Colin Kloot 

Rhonda has lived in Drumheller, with her husband of 23 years Carmelo and their two daughters, since 2003. She enjoys camping, spending time at the arena watching her daughter's hockey games and taking her dog Chloe for walks.

Rhonda has been an assistant to Colin Kloot since she joined the firm in 2015. She is enjoying learning the operations of Herman, Kloot and Company and working with such a knowledgeable and friendly team.


Louise Anderson – Assistant to Sharon J. Clark

Louise rejoined the firm on June 1st, 2008 on a part time basis after several years of absence as an Assistant to Shelley Andrus, the Accounts Manager.  Since April 1st, 2010 she has been hired on full time as a Legal Assistant to Sharon J. Clark.

Louise does all of Sharon J. Clark’s work which mainly includes family law, estates, Dependent Adult and Trustee/Guardianship work and real estate.

Louise has worked for our firm in the past as well as a law firm in Saskatchewan and the Court House in Drumheller.  She has a broad knowledge and understanding of the law.


Cheryl Greene – Assistant to Accounts Manager 

Cheryl was born and raised in Drumheller. She graduated from the Red Deer College Paralegal Program in 1981 after which she returned to Drumheller where she has been employed in the legal profession ever since. Over the last 35 years, Cheryl has worked in several areas of the law, including a six year employment at the Crown Prosecutor's Office here in Drumheller.

Cheryl joined the firm in February, 2012 as an Assistant to the Accounts Manager, Shelley Andrus. She is married to Larry Greene. They have 3 children and 6 grandchildren with 1 more grandchild due in February, 2017.


Jennifer Dandron – Assistant to Emma Davis and André Wilkins 

Jennifer was born in High River Alberta; however she has lived all over North America. Jennifer found herself moving to Drumheller in October of 2015 about a year into her relationship with Dustin Zacharuk who was born and raised in Drumheller.

Jennifer graduated from High School in 2011 and later began her College education specializing in Administration.

Jennifer joined the team at Herman, Kloot and Company in February 2016 just a couple days after Emma Davis was admitted to the Law Society of Alberta. In August of 2016 Jennifer also began working as the assistant to André Wilkins.

In Jennifer's spare time she enjoys being outdoors and has recently taken on a new hobby of hunting. Ever since Jennifer moved from the big city to the small town her spare time is spent differently, instead of shopping she goes quadding and camping.