Director - Private Advisory

Cathy has over 29 years experience with the firm.  Cathy provides taxation, accounting, and business advisory services to businesses operating in the property and development, building, tourism, medical, legal and retail industries, including managing a large portfolio of clients in a range of industries.

Cathy is also jointly responsible for various administration roles within the firm including managing and supervising a team of 25 staff with varying levels of experience and responsibilities.  Cathy is also a member of the local committee of the Grant Thornton Foundation which was established in October 2014 to build a co-ordinated approach to charitable giving across Australia which will help unlock the potential for growth in communities.


  • Lamson Group
  • Nicholl Holdings Pty Ltd
  • Preston Law Group
  • Rocca Group
  • Marino Group
  • Willmann Group
  • Bachelor of Commerce, James Cook University (1988)
  • Professional Year, The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (1991)
  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (2008)
  • Commissioner of Declarations