Dan Kruze is our approachable Director who has a knack for creating spreadsheets and drinking double shot lattes, two skills that are essential for the successful running of Beda Chartered Accountants.
A little bit of history, Dan completed his Bachelor of Financial Administration with the University of New England in 2009, then also went on to achieve his acceptance of membership with Chartered Accountants Australia in 2011.
It was during 2016 that Dan took the reins as the Director
for Beda, a decision that saw the relocation of his young family from Tamworth to the sunny Central Coast.
Dan and his wife Catherine have 3 children together. Dan and Catherine enjoy travelling together as a family and spending their weekends with their children.
Anna is our conscientious Senior Accountant, who loves seeing all different types of business ideas and assisting her clients achieve their financial goals.
Currently Anna is balancing part-time work and studying a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting), which she is keen to finish.
Once Anna has finished her degree, she has plans to enter the CA program, a goal that she looks forward to achieving.
On the weekends Anna enjoys spending time with her husband & kids, catching up with her friends and taking some time for herself.
Something you may not know about Anna, is that she enjoys watching home renovation programs, especially Three Birds Renovations!
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Sarah is our diligent Manager who feels most rewarded in her role when helping her clients to achieve their business and personal financial goals.
Sarah has completed a Diploma of Accounting. Sarah started with Beda in 2013 and has been a part of the team for over 7 years.
Outside of work, Sarah loves spending time with her son & husband, and also catching up with friends.
An interesting fact about Sarah, as a young girl she used to own horses and would spend her weekends travelling for competitions!
Carmilla is our bubbly and balanced Senior Accountant/Manager who loves to see her clients achieve their financial goals in business.
After growing up on the Far North Coast, Carmilla re-located to the Central Coast to be with her now Husband.
Working in Accounting since 2003, Carmilla has gone on to achieve her Tax Practitioners Licence.
Carmilla is a Registered Tax Agent and an Associate Member with the Tax Institute.
She is currently studying Bachelor of Business and Enterprise at Southern Cross University. Carmilla is working towards achieving her Chartered Accountant qualification.
On the weekends, Carmilla enjoys spending time at the beach and beekeeping.
Sarita meets all clients with a can-do attitude and utilises her broad experience, extensive knowledge, and attention-to-detail to provide an exceptional accounting service for her clients.
Sarita has completed a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Accounting & Finance and also a Bachelor of Business majoring in Tourism from the University of Newcastle.
At the moment Sarita is working towards achieving her CA and is due to complete in 2022. On the weekends, Sarita enjoys going to the movies and catching up with her friends.
Something you may not know about Sarita is that she has travelled to over 35 different countries! Sarita is looking forward to travelling to South America once the pandemic is over.
Jake is our down-to-earth Accountant who enjoys expanding his knowledge of taxation and takes pride in a perfectly added up balance sheet.
Jake has recently completed his Diploma of Accounting at TAFE.
In his spare time, Jake loves to spend time with his wife, Maddy, and their young son. Jake also enjoys playing Fortnite when time is on his side!
Something you may not know about Jake, is that he can juggle! Jake also likes to get an adrenaline rush out of extreme sports such as skydiving, paintballing & cliff jumping!
Nicole is our welcoming receptionist who enjoys building rapport and having a good conversation with our clients.
Apart from keeping things organised in the office, Nicole is also studying a Bachelor of Communications at the University of Newcastle.
As well as looking after the Administration, Nicole also contributes ideas to the Marketing team! She manages our social media pages, creates content and writes the articles for the website.
Outside of work, Nicole enjoys spending time exercising and brunching with her husband and labradoodle.
Something you may not know about Nicole, is that she designs floral arrangements for weddings and events!
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Dan is our industrious Accountant, who enjoys working on superannuation funds and helping clients to achieve their goals.
Dan has recently completed a Bachelor of Commerce at the University of Newcastle, majoring in Accounting and Finance. Dan has further plans to complete his CA in the future.
Outside of work, Dan enjoys going to the movies and exploring new places by going on spontaneous road trips!
Something that you may not know about Dan, is that he previously studied Engineering as he has a keen interest in understanding how things work!
Tim is our studious Accountant who enjoys interacting with clients from a range of industries and utilising their niche to plan their business goals.
Tim is currently studying a Bachelor of Business and a Bachelor of Commerce at the University of Newcastle, which he will be completing in mid- 2022.
Outside of work, Tim enjoys playing tennis and watching the NRL.
With a keen interest in Greek Mythology, Tim also enjoys listening to the Mythos audiobook in his spare time.
Juan (Jan) first started with Beda in 2021, when she expressed an interest to complete work experience with us.
Juan has enjoyed gaining practical experience in the Accounting industry and has accepted a part-time position to continue her career.
After completing a Bachelor of Commerce at Macquarie University in 2013, Juan took some time off working to raise her two daughters with her husband.
Outside of work, Juan enjoys spending time with her family, going to the gym, walking and dancing.
Something you may not know about Juan is that she also speaks fluent Mandarin.
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Anthony is our knowledgeable Director who has enjoyed a successful career throughout his 45 years working in finance and the accounting industry.
Anthony began his career by completing a Bachelor of Commerce degree, majoring in Accounting. Anthony is also a proud Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia.
His business has continued to grow through the stability of his talented and committed team and their desire to keep learning as tax laws are constantly changing.
Outside of work, Anthony enjoys a range of sports and outdoor recreational activities including open water swimming, golf and snow skiing.
Anthony is also a lover of Australian Art and enjoys attending exhibitions when the opportunity presents.
Draga is our Senior Accountant who enjoys the complexity of taxation and assisting her clients to achieve their individual and business financial goals.
Draga has a passion for developing effective strategies and finds fulfilment in planning financial goals for her clients.
Draga has completed her Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in Accounting. Draga is also a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA) and a registered Tax Agent.
Outside of work, Draga enjoys spending time with her hubby and 3 sons. Draga also keeps her mind active by solving puzzles and competing at local trivia nights. Draga is a fan of the Game of Thrones series and she also loves to Latin dance in her spare time!
Kimberly is our Senior Accountant who enjoys assisting her clients with their superannuation funds, tax compliancy and quarterly BAS preparations.
With 30 years of experience, Kimberly has succeeded in her career by refining her knowledge and solving complex issues across a range of areas.
Kimberly completed a Diploma of Accounting, which provided her with the foundational skills needed to begin her career in accounting.
Outside of work, Kimberly enjoys spending time outdoors with her family. Kimberley loves to be out in nature and finds serenity when hiking and camping.
Kimberley also enjoys watching home renovation shows and seeing the process of innovative construction and design techniques.
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Vivienne is our Senior Accountant and Office Manager who has over 40 years of experience in the accounting industry.
Vivienne enjoys assisting our clients with Bookkeeping, Tax Compliance, Payroll, Cloud Accounting and Business Systemisation. As well as providing our clients with software accounting support, Vivienne also manages the office administration.
Vivienne has completed her Diploma in Accounting and she is a registered BAS Agent. Vivienne is also a Fellow of the Association of Accounting Technicians and an Associate of Institute of Public Accountants.
Outside of the office, Vivienne enjoys volunteering for the Central Coast Mariners and participating in community service by helping others in need. Vivienne is a kindhearted person who finds it rewarding to provide her assistance where she can.
Jeriza is our abroad Accountant who is based in the Philippines, and she has worked with our Australian clients for two years.
Jeriza has worked within the accounting industry for a combined period of five years, and she has enjoyed broadening her knowledge in Australian accounting practices during this time.
Jeriza studied a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy at the University of San Carlos and completed her degree in 2016. Jeriza is also a Certified Public Accountant, passing her CPA exam in 2016.
Outside of working, Jeriza enjoys travelling, reading books of a nighttime, and playing online games with her brothers.
Jeriza also has an adventurous spirit as she has recently found a passion for free diving in the Ocean. Jeriza has plans to take diving lessons in the future as she practices her skills.
Receptionist & Admin Assistant
Roslyn is our friendly Receptionist and Administrative Assistant who enjoys assisting our clients with their enquiries and providing administrative support to the Wyong office.
With 25 years of experience, Roslyn has a wealth of knowledge in effective administration processes.
Roslyn has a Certificate in Accounts Clerical which has given her a diverse range of skills including a background in accounting.
Outside of work, Roslyn enjoys quilting and creating bespoke pieces with her chosen fabrics.
Roslyn also enjoys a social game of golf on the weekends with her friends.