Terry Richardson (B.Com, DFS, CPA)

Terry Richardson (B.Com, DFS, CPA)

Director / Senior Accountant

Terry has over 16 years’ experience working in the Accounting Profession and holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Tax Agent Certificate, Diploma in Financial Services and is a full member and holds the Certified Practicing Accountants designation.

Terry’s specialties include franchise, investment, and commercial and residential property. He consults with business and individual clients in the areas of tax and strategic planning and has a wide range of accounting experience which enables him to provide relevant and timely advice and assistance to business owners assisting them to an understanding of how the decisions they make today impact their businesses in the future.

Alastair Scanlon (M.Com, FIPA)

Alastair Scanlon (M.Com, FIPA)

Senior Accountant

Alastair has over 20 years’ experience in the accounting profession. Alastair holds a Master of Commerce as well as a Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Public Accountants and has been a registered tax agent in his own right since 1998.

Alastair is also a member of the Golden Key International Honour Society, an invitation only honours organization that recognizes academic excellence.

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Scott Knuckey (B.Com, CPA)

Scott Knuckey (B.Com, CPA)

Senior Accountant

Scott graduated from the University of Tasmania in 2006 with a Bachelor of Commerce and is a Certified Practising Accountant (CPA) and public practising certificate holder.

Scott specialises in taxation, corporate tax compliance and strategic planning with clients that range from individuals to small and medium enterprises both within the Tasmanian community and abroad.

Kira Rowe (B.Com, GDipFP)

Kira Rowe (B.Com, GDipFP)

Accountant

Kira has been in the industry since 2008 and has experience working both the Accounting and Financial Planning Professions.

She holds a Bachelor of Commerce along with a Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning, and Certified Practicing Accountant designation.

Helen Casey (AdvDipAcc)

Helen Casey (AdvDipAcc)

Accountant

Helen has been working as an accountant 2007 with previous experience as a bookkeeper.

She holds an Advanced Diploma of Accounting and is an Associate member of the Institute of Public Accountants.

Louise Patterson (MPA (CG))

Louise Patterson (MPA (CG))

Accountant

Louise is a Chartered Accountant who has been servicing small to medium size businesses in the accounting profession since 2008.

Louise holds a Master of Professional Accounting with a specialisation in Corporate Governance. She is a member of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and the Golden Key International Honour Society.

Geoff Ward (B.Com)

Geoff Ward (B.Com)

Accountant

Geoff has been in the accounting industry specializing in business services and tax advisory since 2012. He holds a bachelor of commerce from the University of Tasmania and is currently studying for his Graduate Certificate of Chartered Accounting Foundations.

A professional focus enables Geoff to build strong relationships with his client, having worked extensively with SMEs and high net worth individuals across several industries including forestry, not-for-profit, tourism, hospitality and primary industries.

Samantha Emery

Samantha Emery

Client Services Manager

Samantha is one of our Client Services team members, responsible for supporting the accountants in processing their mountains of paperwork and assisting clients with any enquiries.

Having a background in law, mental health and disability, she brings a great deal of diverse life experience to the firm alongside a wealth of administrative experience and a ready smile.

Michele Healy

Michele Healy

Client Services Manager

Michele is one of our client services managers who has vast experience working in accounting firms. She enjoys helping clients and dealing with the Australian Taxation Office.

Toula Alvanos

Toula Alvanos

Reception / Client Services Manager

Toula is the face of Scanlon Richardson Financial Group.

Before starting with Scanlon Richardson in mid-2017, Toula had almost 7 years’ experience in an administration role with another mid-sized accounting firm.

She enjoys working with our clients to ensure that their queries are resolved and deadlines are met with punctuality.