Simone joined our team in 2007 after completing a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) and Bachelor of Management (Marketing & HRM) at the University of Ballarat. Whilst at university Simone undertook studies in Sweden and also enjoyed travelling through Europe and Scandinavia. Coming from a small town in the Wimmera where her parents own a small business, Simone is familiar with the issues many of our clients endure and works closely with our clients to assist them with tax planning. Simone is also responsible for the preparation of financial statements and tax returns, BAS preparation and graduate training. She has previously worked at GrainCorp, which initiated her interest in agricultural business, as a loaned executive for United Way and as a board member for Volunteering Geelong. Simone is currently completing the Chartered Accountant qualifications. Simone enjoys running, snowboarding, movies, travelling and spending time with friends.