Kyelie Baxter is the managing partner of IQ Accountants and has more than 20 years of public practice experience. Kyelie is the back to back winner of Australian Accounting Awards in 2020 and 2019 Partner of the Year (Boutique Firm), MYOB 2019 Certified Consultant of the Year and 2018 MYOB Accountant of the Year. She is a past Telstra Business Women's Awards finalist and believes that the most important function of being a good accounting advisor is to be able to simplify the accounting process for clients. She, together with the rest of the IQ Accountants team strive to make the Australian Tax system complication free and easy to keep up with compliance obligations. She has a Bachelor of Commerce and is a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA.)
When Kyelie isn't at the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 children.
Renae is IQ Accountants longest serving staff member, becoming a partner of the firm in 2019 and is an available contact and source of advice for all clients. She completed her Bachelor of Business from Griffith University and became a member of CPA in 2007. Renae provides a wealth of knowledge and is responsible for the professional development program run internally in the office, designed to keep the entire IQ Accountants team up to date with changes and relevant information. Renae leads a very busy life - running around after her two small children.
Jes is well known to clients of IQ, having been with the team for over 10 years. She began in administration and moved to reception then moving to her current client services position. Jesika is responsible for all corporate secretarial activities as well as most ATO dealings and has an excellent track record in negotiating payment plans on clients behalf. Her friendly nature and can do attitude make her an asset to the team.
Jordan joins Jes in Client Services to assist in providing the best experience to our fantastic client base. Jordan has a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Business Management and previous experience working as a graduate accountant so he has come onboard with a firm understanding of the fundamentals and most importantly, how to deal with the ATO. We are thrilled to have Jordan as part of the IQ team.
Paige is our jack of all trades secret weapon. She not only only assists the accountants by preparing the documentation for financial statements and tax returns but also takes care of most of the bookkeeping clients and is solely responsible for the advisory reports that are created in the IQ office. Paige has a great understanding of add on apps and cloud accounting which makes her our go to trainer for Receipt Bank and MYOB. Paige holds a Bachelor of Accounting and is currently studying with CPA - she's a bit of a super star!
Chris Lewthwaite joins the IQ family as a senior accountant with a wealth of public practice experience behind him. Chris enjoys making Dad jokes and cycling, having travelled the world enjoying his hobby. He is a Certified Practicing Accountant, with a Bachelor of Business and is a welcomed member to the IQ team.
Simon is an experienced accountant with a background in both public practice and commercial accounting. He has been working hard to learn the IQ digital processes and paperless ways. Simon has a Bachelor of Accounting and is currently studying his CPA. His calm and friendly nature and is an asset to the IQ team.
Nell Lo joined the IQ team early in 2020 to work in the IQ Bookkeeping space. She assists clients by supporting their businesses and making their lives easier to focus on what they do best. Nell bringing with her over a decade of commercial accounting experience.
Janet is a senior accountant who joins the team with a wealth of experience. She holds a Bachelor of Business and is a CPA. Janet has strong communication skills and is more than technically capable which enables her to assist a wide range of clients including those with complex matters. Janet works flexibly, joining us in the office 2 days a week and working remotely for the remaining work days to suit her work life balance and that of her family. We completely support this.