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 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. Brendon is an Authorised Representative (1256546) of Bentleys (QLD) Super Pty Ltd (AFSL 476816) and can assist clients with specialist SMSF advice.
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. She is also an Authorised Representative (1253910) of Bentleys (QLD) Super Pty Ltd (AFSL 476816) and can assist clients with specialist SMSF advice.
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 has extensive experience within the aviation and building and construction industries.
Amanda Arnold (CA)
With extensive experience in a leadership role with a Big 4 accounting firm, Amanda brings a wealth of knowledge to the Bentleys team. Amanda specialises in assisting small to medium size businesses achieve their goals through regular meetings and personalised reports.
Ruth Miles (CA)
Ruth is our foreign tax expert. She has worked in the accounting profession in the UK and US as well as Australia and has a wealth of knowledge about cross border taxation issues. She also assists small to medium size businesses with their compliance and business development needs.
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.
Charlotte has extensive experience as an accountant in the UK and has spent the last couple of years on the Coast updating her skills to learn all about Australian tax.
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 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.
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,
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.
Leonie has recently joined our growing team. With over 20 years of experience in the accounting industry on the Sunshine Coast, she has a great understanding of how to assist small to medium businesses achieve the best outcomes when it comes to their tax and compliance obligations.
Mani is another recent graduate from USC, having just completed his Masters in Accounting. With a background in software, as well as a strong interest in tax, he's joined our team to kickstart his accounting career.
Gemma joins our team as a Graduate Accountant, having recently completed her Masters of Accounting. She also has extensive practical experience as a business owner, so this coupled with her accounting degree means she is very well placed for a successful future in the profession.
Client Services Officers
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, Jane, Kylie and Amber and also liaises with the SMSF Auditors.
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.
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.
Practice Manager & Receptionist
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.
Sam is the smiling face you see when you enter reception. A recent graduate with a Diploma in Accounting, Sam is learning the ropes from the ground up!