Vanessa is a seasoned Senior Manager at WMS, working hand-in-hand with Partner Stephen Holmes for over 20 years. A proud alumnus of Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, she graduated in 1992 with a Bachelor of Business (Accountancy). Vanessa’s commitment to her profession is evident in her dual qualifications of CPA, which she achieved in 1997, and CA.
Before joining the WMS family in 2006, Vanessa had already amassed 12 years of experience in her field. At WMS, she has carved a niche for herself, specialising in providing compliance and commercial advice to clients in various industries including medical practices, lawyers, property investors and high wealth individuals.
In her work with her clients, Vanessa gives high level advice on business services, taxation compliance, fringe benefits tax and the application of the small business concessions. Vanessa is also experienced in liaising with the ATO on high-net wealth reviews establishing an excellent rapport with the ATO officers to achieve the best outcomes for our clients.
Outside the confines of her professional life, Vanessa has a love for the great outdoors. She is passionate about camping and hiking and has a keen eye for photography.