DIRECTOR – Susan Gooley – B. BUS. (UNE); CPA

Susan is a CPA with over 20 years of experience advising businesses.

Susan has worked as a senior manager for large public accounting firms. With clients ranging from agricultural, wholesaling to medical services, Susan specialised in advice regarding business performance, preparation of annual accounts, taxation and asset protection strategies.

Moving to the commercial sector over 8 years ago, Susan worked as a finance manager in both the higher education, agricultural and health care sectors.

Susan has also worked as the financial controller for a large agribusiness in NSW. During this time the business managed approximately 27,000 ha, marketing 80,000 cattle pa and running 20,000 merino sheep.

Susan managed the transaction, taxation and treasury function in Southern Cross University and was also the company secretary for a number of the University’s subsidiary companies.

Working at NSW health Susan developed a suite of analytical reporting tools that was used across the Local Health district that was utilised by management to better manage their budgets and workforce costs. Susan also worked as the corporate services manager at Lismore base hospital.

In addition to her accounting career, Susan has been an active participant in agricultural pursuits as an owner/operator of farming operations for over the past 25 years.