Our Accounting Team

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Management Team

  • Peta Grenfell (CPA) - Managing Director

    Peta Grenfell (CPA) - Managing Director

    Peta is the Managing Director of Bentleys Sunshine Coast. Peta’s considerable expertise includes advice in foreign taxation matters and assisting clients navigate through all parts of the business lifecycle, Peta is also an Authorised Representative (1244420) of Bentleys (QLD) Super Pty Ltd (AFSL 476816) and can assist clients with specialist SMSF advice.
  • Brendon Murray (CA) - Partner

    Brendon Murray (CA) - Partner

    Brendon has been a Partner with Bentleys QLD since 2002 and possesses extensive experience in taxation, structuring and business advice, with particular expertise in agribusiness and regional business needs. He has recently relocated to the Sunshine Coast with his wife, children, 2 dogs and a horse.
  • Ulli Bendle (FCPA) - Consultant

    Ulli Bendle (FCPA) - Consultant

    Ulli has been an accountant for over 30 years and has been with this practice since 1983. She specialises in accounting for Property Developers, Property Investors and Professionals. She has a keen interest in Self Managed Superannuation Funds, Retirement Planning and Estate Planning.
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Team Leaders

  • Janelle Preston

    Janelle Preston

    Janelle has over 20 years experience in a diverse range of business accounting – from Primary Production through to Superannuation, from one-man businesses through to major companies. Janelle enjoys providing hands on assistance to her clients through workplace visits.
  • Luke Mulheran (CPA)

    Luke Mulheran (CPA)

    Luke not only holds an accounting degree, he also has a Science degree majoring in Mathematics - and is also a CPA! Coming from Dalby in South West Queensland, Luke has a special interest in Primary Production and small businesses and can assist clients with Centrelink matters.
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  • Lee Perussich

    Lee Perussich

    Lee has been an accountant with our practice since 1996. He is experienced in all aspects of taxation accounting with a specialty in Qld Building and Construction Commission (formerly BSA) licensing matters.
  • Ruth Miles (FCA)

    Ruth Miles (FCA)

    Ruth is originally from the UK but has spent the last couple of years working on the Sunshine Coast as an accountant. Ruth specialises in foreign income matters, deceased estates and providing business advice to her clients.
  • Anna Henrick (BBus (B&F Mgmt))

    Anna Henrick (BBus (B&F Mgmt))

    Anna is another one of our multi talented accountants. She has extensive experience across a range of businesses and roles, including owning her own business.
  • Kylie Taylor (BBus (Acc))

    Kylie Taylor (BBus (Acc))

    Kylie graduated from university in 2006 and has been with our practice since 2008. Kylie has a diverse client base and has had experience with taxation and accounting work in a broad range of entities.
  • Amber O'Connor

    Amber O'Connor

    Amber joined the our team as an accountant in 2007. Amber has 10 years experience in accounting practices and specialises in small and medium businesses.
  • Amanda Arnold (BCom)

    Amanda Arnold (BCom)

    We’re very excited to have Amanda join the Bentleys team. She has almost 20 years of accounting experience and a wealth of knowledge across many industries.
  • John Gillespie

    John Gillespie

    With extensive experience in a regional accounting firm, John joins our team and brings with him a vast range of experiences to assist small businesses,
  • Dimitrios Koutouridis (Bcom (Acc), B IT)

    Dimitrios Koutouridis (Bcom (Acc), B IT)

    Dimitrios currently works in our office as a Contractor. His role is to assist our team to process our Self Managed Superannuation Funds.
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Client Services Officers

  • Emma Bendle

    Emma Bendle

    Emma joined our team as our Receptionist and has now moved into an Administrative role within our SMSF division. She provides support to both Janelle, Dimitrios, Anna and Kylie and also liaises with the SMSF Auditors.
  • Natalie Hoppo

    Natalie Hoppo

    Natalie is one of our longest serving employees. She provides administrative support to our accountants and is also available to assist clients with accounting software queries.
  • Maree Beattie

    Maree Beattie

    Maree joins our team with extensive administration and bookkeeping experience in a range of businesses. She provides administrative support to a team of accountants and is also available to assist clients with their bookkeeping needs.
  • Theresa Campbell

    Theresa Campbell

    Theresa is our in-house bookkeeper. She is available to assist our clients with their bookkeeping needs - from file set ups and conversions to data entry and trouble shooting.
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Practice Manager / Receptionist

  • Tina Clarke

    Tina Clarke

    Tina is the Practice Manager for the group. She co-ordinates all of the administration aspects of the practice as well as assisting clients with billing and general enquiries.
  • Danielle Nelson

    Danielle Nelson

    Danielle is the smiling face you see when you enter reception. With many years working in a similar role as well as finance experience she's a welcome edition to our team.
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