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You Are Here 5 About Us 5 Meet Our Senior Management Team 5 Senior Accountants and Financial Advisors

Senior Accountants and Financial Advisors

Ian Harper

Audit and Assurance

Ian is a CPA who commenced with Johnsons MME in February 2010 after more than fifteen years audit and accounting experience in rural New South Wales. He has supervised a number of our larger audit engagements in the school, local government, health, licensed club and aged care sectors along with a number of smaller entities.

Prior to moving into accounting, Ian spent sixteen years with the CBC/NAB at various branches around NSW.

Andrea Snoxall

Business and Taxation Services

Andrea grew up in Melbourne but has lived in Jindera and Albury for more than twenty-five years.  Andrea holds a degree in information technology from Monash University. She is currently studying Law at the University of New England. Andrea’s work history has seen her in various payroll, bookkeeping, recordkeeping roles for small business and local government.

Andrea has been with Johnsons MME since July 2008 working in business and taxation services. She also provides support for all liquidation work.

Brenden Maclean

Financial Advisory

Brenden is a Fellow Chartered Financial Practitioner (FChFP) with the Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) and Associate Financial Planning (AFP) member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA). Brenden has been working in the financial planning industry since 2000 and as a financial adviser since 2001.

Brenden specialises in wealth accumulation strategies and investment advice to clients building their long term wealth and assisting client’s transition into full time retirement. Brenden’s expertise include Centrelink and aged care, personal insurances, estate planning, retirement income streams and wealth accumulation strategies within and outside superannuation.

Michelle Penn

Financial Advisory

Michelle is an associate advisor and has completed a Bachelor of Commerce (Financial Planning/Accounting) with Deakin University and further advisory studies with Kaplan Professional Education. Michelle is a member of the Financial Planning Association of Australia and is a registered tax (financial) agent with the Tax Practitioners Board. Michelle has been working in the financial planning industry since 2012.

Michelle specialises in personal insurances as well as having experience in providing personalised advice in relation to superannuation, investments and strategy, retirement planning, Centrelink and aged care.

Joel Krautz

Business and Taxation Services

Joel joined Johnsons MME as a Trainee Accountant in July 2016 following nine years in retail, with two years as an Administration and Customer Service Manager for a major retailer. He completed his Certificate IV in Accounting at Wodonga TAFE in 2014 and his Diploma of Accounting at Wodonga TAFE in 2015. He will soon graduate from Deakin University with a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Financial Planning, having completed his degree in the online cloud campus.

Joel is a volunteer leader in the local LGBTIQ+ community along with his fiancée Mark, who were both instrumental in establishing Border Pride Day held annually at QEII Square.

Joel primarily works in business and taxation services with some experience in Self-Managed Superannuation Funds. He works with a wide range of clients, particularly from the retail and primary industries.

Charlotta (Lottie) Blomqvist

Self-Managed Superannuation Funds

Lottie was born and raised in Finland but calls herself an Albury local since 2011.

Lottie completed a Bachelor of Arts in 2010 in Finland and went on to study accounting after arriving in Australia. She graduated with an Associate Degree of Business Studies with distinction from Charles Sturt University in 2017.

Lottie joined Johnsons MME in 2014 as an assistant accountant, and specialises in Self-Managed Superannuation Funds.

Trent Sayers

Audit and Assurance

Trent is a Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and an Australian and New Zealand Chartered Accountant (CA). Born and raised in Canada, Trent has called Wodonga home since September 2019, when he started at Johnsons MME in the audit department.

Trent has over 5 years’ experience in personal and corporate taxation and audit, review and compilation preparation. Since coming to Johnsons, he has also added carbon auditing to his skill set.

Cameron Adams

Business and Taxation Services

Cameron joined Johnsons MME as an assistant accountant in July 2015 after working in hospitality through University. Cameron completed a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) at Charles Sturt University Albury/Wodonga and has completed his Chartered Accountants course.

Cameron primarily works in business and taxation services working with a wide range of clients, particularly from the primary production, construction & transport industries.

Cameron has grown up in Albury and enjoys spending time with his family and playing golf at the Albury Golf Club.

Will Shannon

Business and Taxation Services

Will moved to Allans Flat in 2008 originally from Hay. He started with Johnsons MME in 2017 after completing school in Wodonga. Will has completed a Bachelor of Accounting (Finance) at Charles Sturt University Albury/Wodonga.

Will works in business and taxation services helping a range of clients with both compliance and daily business management services.

Will is the current President of our social club committee and enjoys playing football at his local club Yackandandah on the weekends.

Nicholas Sheridan

Audit and Assurance

Nicholas commenced in April 2013 after graduating with a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from CSU. He has worked fully in audit from this time, working on a variety of business including councils, water authorities, other public sector engagements, various not for profits, registered clubs and schools to name a few.

Nicholas is currently completing his CA with one module left.

John Byatt

Financial Advisory

John is our provisional advisor and has completed a Bachelor of Business Marketing/Finance) in 2016 and a Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning in 2020 through Charles Sturt University. 

John has been working in the financial planning industry since 2010 and began his career at Johnsons MME Financial Advisory in 2018. 

John is currently completing his professional year under the new Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority (FASEA) with the intention of becoming a financial advisor for Johnsons MME Financial Advisory. 

Jason O’Connor

Business and Taxation Services

Jason joined Johnsons MME as an accountant in April 2019 after four years with the Australian Taxation Office working in the Debt and Insolvency team.

He has completed a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) and Bachelor of Science (Mathematics) through UNSW, and in 2020 completed his Master of Professional Accounting through Swinburne University of Technology. He is currently completing the Chartered Accountants program.

In his time at Johnsons MME, Jason has worked with a range of clients, including not-for-profits, mining services, freight, and agriculture.

Annie Tonta

Business and Taxation Services

Annie moved to Albury in January 2019 from Deniliquin to start at Johnsons MME as a Trainee Accountant. Annie is mid-way through completing her Bachelor of Accounting at Charles Sturt University Albury/Wodonga.

Annie works in business and taxation services working with a range of clients including non-for-profit organisations, licensed clubs, community service providers and restaurants. Annie’s main focus area is working with clients and being involved as an internal finance function, providing monthly management reports and mentoring clients in accounting processes and the use of accounting software.

Matt Cotterill

Business and Taxation Services

Matthew joined Johnsons MME in November 2018 after working in hospitality at the beginning of his university studies. Matthew has since completed a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) at Latrobe University Albury/Wodonga and is currently completing his Chartered Accountancy.

Matthew works with a range of clients, assisting with business and taxation services.

Matthew has lived in the Albury/ Wodonga area for most of his life and enjoys playing and following a variety of sports in his spare time.