Maurice O'Reilly - Managing Director and owner of Make$ Cents Accounting.
Maurice likes fish and enjoys a slice of orange cake with lemon icing, and hates leeks. Loves to play golf and get on his push bike for a couple of hours to clear his mind. Also an avid armchair sportsman particularly tennis, golf and rugby.
Has a season ticket for the rugby at the "Cake Tin" but Canterbury Crusaders rule!
Nalynee Tuhi - Senior Accountant
Nalynee is a qualified Chartered Accountant with 11 years' experience in a variety of Accounting/Finance roles with Manukau and Northland District Health Boards, the Ministry of Health and the New Zealand Defence Force. Previous roles include Financial Accountant - Assets, Internal Auditor, Funding Advisor and a Business Advisor/Graduate Accountant.
Nalynee started with Makes Cents Accounting in August 2018 and is enjoying the learning opportunities/challenges and relationships with our existing and new clients.
Apart from work, Nalynee loves spending time with her two young children, family and friends. She enjoys holidaying with family (money and annual leave dependant), jamming on the guitar, singing and playing indoor netball. She enjoys home cooked meals and baking, weeding and pruning in the garden while the kids are playing in the backyard.
Nicholas Havell - Graduate Accountant
Nick is our Graduate Accountant fresh out of the non-profit sector with nearly 2 years' experience as an Assistant Accountant and is studying the CPA program to be a certified practising accountant.
When Nick is not helping clients and learning the wonders of accounting, he enjoys playing guitar, graphic design, tramping, keeping fit, learning Swedish and cracking a cold one with friends and family.
Courtney Nielsen - Office Administrator
Courtney has come from a background of a range of Administrative and Case Management Roles with experience dealing with people from all walks of life. She enjoys a challenge and to keep busy so isn't afraid of what you might throw her way!
Outside of work if winning competitions was a skill then Courtney has mastered this one with some crazy luck on her side. She spends her time with her young family, enjoying the outdoors and trying her hand in the kitchen, nothing at chef level but she still loves to give new recipes a go!
Sharlene Bettin - Client Administrator
In between doing minor renovations on her house you will find Sharlene at the local swimming pool doing hydrorobics classes or spending time with family/friends/cat/dog and enjoying the odd bourbon or two. She loves dancing and music having done Ballroom dancing for approx. 21 years.