David has been providing accounting, business and taxation services to a diverse range of clients for over 35 years.
He enjoys building a close and trustworthy relationship with clients, using his extensive experience to ensure that every client succeeds in meeting their business goals.
David started McNamara Accountants in 2003 following ten years in a Maitland partnership and 12 years at two reputable Newcastle accounting practices.
David obtained a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Newcastle University in 1981 and became a Chartered Accountant in 1983.
David is a Justice of the Peace, a Registered Tax Agent, has a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Newcastle and is a fellow of the National Tax and Accountants’ Association.
When Dave is not at work, he enjoys surfing, football, fishing and his family.
Kylie joined us in May 2017 with many years of previous experience in other accounting practices in the Newcastle region. Kylie is a Registered BAS Agent and Xero Certified with experience in various software packages. Kylie has knowledge and experience working with business and personal tax clients.
Vanessa is McNamara Accountants GO TO person utilising her extensive experience to ensure our practice runs smoothly and efficiently.
She is responsible for Tax and ASIC lodgements, invoicing, account payments, transaction processing, tax prefilling and client relations.
Vanessa has been part of the McNamara team since September 2007.
Sean joined our team in November 2017 and has since completed his Certificate IV in Accounting. He assists as a junior in the completion of Tax and BAS returns, enhancing our online presence and other general admins roles.