Terry Richardson (B.Com, DFS, CPA)

Terry Richardson (B.Com, DFS, CPA)

Director / Senior Accountant

Terry has over 20 years’ experience working in the Accounting Profession and holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Tax Agent Certificate, Diploma in Financial Services and is a Fellow of the Certified Practicing Accountants.

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.

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.

Meet our dedicated team!

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.

Carol Muhling (B.Acc, CA)

Carol Muhling (B.Acc, CA)

Accountant

Carol has been working in the industry since 2001 and has extensive experience within the small to medium business space.

Carol has a Bachelor of Accounting and is a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

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.

Geoff has a strong grasp of legislation regarding Self-Managed Super Funds.

Stuart Wheeler

Stuart Wheeler

Accountant

Stuart has recently relocated to Hobart from Cowra in NSW with his wife and two children.

Stuart studied Accounting and Applied Science at Charles Sturt University and has worked in agriculture, horticulture and irrigation before becoming an accountant.

Stuart has vast experience in all areas of taxation and business management.

Matthew Dix

Matthew Dix

Assistant Accountant

Matthew was born in Bath, England and studied Business Management at Solent University, Southampton. He moved to Hobart in 2017 after spending the previous 12 years living in London.

Before making the decision to change career and train up to be an accountant, Matt had spent 6 years working in the non-profit industry as a manager in a registered charity.

Samantha Emery

Samantha Emery

Client Services Manager

Samantha is one of our Client Services Managers, responsible for supporting the accountants in processing their 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.

Lucy Clark

Lucy Clark

Client Services Manager

Lucy joined the team at Scanlon Richardson in 2017 as a Client Services Manager.

Lucy has a strong background in bookkeeping, with vast experience using the latest cloud-based accounting software. She has previously worked with small to medium businesses across different industries and is passionate about delivering quality bookkeeping services to our clients.

Lauren Ransley

Lauren Ransley

Receptionist / Client Services Manager

Many of you will recognise Lauren as the face of Scanlon Richardson Financial Group.

Lauren’s cheerful disposition and strong customer service background allow her to meet the demands of our bustling front desk. She is serious about providing timely assistance and helpful solutions to our clients, but always finds a moment within her fast-paced role for a friendly word with our regulars.

With a degree in Humanities, expertise in small business management, and years of clerical and administrative experience acquired working in the public service and finance industry, Lauren’s broad skill set makes her an important part of our client services team.

Michele Healey

Michele Healey

Client Services Manager

Michele joined Scanlon Richardson Financial Group in June 2017 as another of our Client Service Managers. She has vast experience working in accounting firms and is always willing to take on new challenges.

She enjoys helping clients and is particularly gifted at dealing with the Australian Taxation Office and the ASIC.