||Kevin P. Scambler|
Kevin originally started out in the banking industry where he completed his Bachelor of Business (Accounting). After spending close to 15 years in the bank Kevin the registered as a Tax Agent and in 1994 began his own accounting practice which subsequently evolved into Kevin P Scambler and Associates.
Kevin has built the accounting practice to primarily cater for Individuals, Small to Medium Businesses and Property Investors and has a diverse range of clients spreading throughout Australia and Overseas.
Interesting Fact: Kevin’s passions include Property, Camping, Motor Racing and Water Sports. Kevin and his wife Debbie, who also works within the practice, have been living on the Sunshine coast since 1994.
Debbie has been a bookkeeper since starting work in 1979 and has gained experience in a variety of accounting packages. Initially Debbie worked within the Legal Industry performing Accounting Compliance of Trust Accounts and Wages and eventually her role expanded and evolved into the role off Office Administrator.
Debbie joined Kevin in the accounting practice to support him as the Office Administrator which includes maintaining their Financials, Payroll, Human Resources and General office requirements. This enables Kevin to be available to service his clients in his professional capacity.
Interesting Fact: Debbie is actively involved in Netball and also shares Kevin’s passion for Property and Camping.
||Andrew Burness |
Andrew joined the KPSA team in 2003 and has over 14 years’ experience in Public Practice. Andrew can help you out in all areas of accounting starting from very basic tax returns all the way up to large scale business with complex structures. He is committed to helping his clients obtain the best possible tax outcomes and gives proactive advice for tax efficiency.
Interesting Fact: Andrew doesn’t fit the mould of the stereotypical accountant due to his outgoing personality and various interest in four wheel driving, camping, fishing and sports.
||Chris Porter |
Chris has over twenty years’ experience within the accounting profession, including 10 years as the Principal of his own accounting practice specialising in the music and film industry. Originally from Sydney’s Eastern suburbs, Chris then discovered the beautiful beaches and natural surrounds the Sunshine Coast has to offer and relocated in 2008.
At KPSA Chris brings his significant experience to managing all aspects of privately owned small to medium sized businesses, with an extensive knowledge of Income Tax and up to date technologies.
Interesting Fact: The rock and roll experience has moulded Chris into an accountant with an approachable personality, humour and style who enjoys being in the surf or on a bike.
||Jaclyn Hilly |
Jaclyn joined the KPSA team in November 2016 as a trainee accountant. Jaclyn has recently completed her Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) and a major in Management and minors in Human Resource Management and Small Business Management, so she has now earned the title of Graduate Account. Jaclyn hopes to continue to learn and grow within the KPSA team, developing her accounting and taxation skills by working with our clients and helping them understand their tax obligations and internal practices. Jaclyn has ambitions to become a Chartered Accountant and has enrolled to complete the Chartered Accounting Program.
Interesting Fact: Jaclyn has an underlying obsession with studying and loves Sausage Dogs, which she has two of.
||Ashleigh Middleton |
Ashleigh is the newest staff member at KPSA and joined us in August 2017. Ashleigh has been quick to learn our office procedures and is our welcoming face who will greet you as you come through the door at KPSA. Ashleigh will assist you with your initial enquiries and make you a nice cuppa. Being young and IT savvy, Ashleigh has taken on our social media role in the practice and makes sure that our clients are up to date through our social media.
Interesting Fact: Ashleigh enjoys sewing and is a great baker, spoiling the staff with her baked goods. She also loves her two Sausage Dogs.