BEN GIBSON

Ben has over 35  year’s experience in senior acedemic and managment positions at TAFE South Australia  including including Senior Lecturer, Principal Lecturer and Educational Manager.

Ben currently works with a number of private sector companies on business development, business restructure, internal control, cost reduction and  cash flow management.

Ben has extensive experience in sustainable business development, business restructure, cost reductions strategies, budgeting and internal control system.

Elisabeth Nance

Elisabeth has been working for TAFE SA in the Faculty of Accounting and Finance since 2012 with a focus in taxation and accounting.

Elisabeth teaches internal tax classes at the Adelaide campus as well as delivering online support for external students completing accounting and taxation subjects within the Advanced Diploma of Accounting or as a requirement for registration with the Tax Practitioner Board.

Elisabeth also works for Adelaide University in the Faculty of Accounting and Finance, teaching tutorials for Accounting Information Systems and Auditing at both the undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Shan Pasupathy

Shan is senior Accountant and a public practising member of Institute of Public Accountants (IPA), member of Institute of Financial Accountants (IFA) and former member of Certified Practising Accountant (CPA) Australia.

Shan holds an Australian Tax Practitioner Board (TPB) licence as a Registered Tax Agent and Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) licence as a Registered ASIC Agent.

Since 1990, Shan has been working in the accounting and finance sector and possesses a wide range of expertise in income tax for individuals and businesses, GST, PAYG, Fuel Tax Credit, Luxury Car Tax, Fringe Benefits Tax, Capital Gain Tax, Payroll Tax and BAS preparation.

Shan is a Senior Lecturer at TAFE South Australia and has extensive experience in teaching accounting, taxation, business management, growing and developing business, business restructure and digital marketing.

Shan has developed the taxation courses for TAFE South Australia to deliver courses that meet the registration educational requirements for Tax Agents and BAS Agents. These courses are approved by the Australian Tax Practitioner’s Board for delivery Australia wide and over 2000 students have completed the training to meet Australian Tax Practitioner’s Board’s licence registration requirements.

In 2015 and 2017 Shan was a Finalist in the South Australia Government Training Awards for Trainer of the Year and in 2016 received the TAFE SA award for Excellence in Business Growth and in 2015 received the Award for Excellence in Innovation

Prior to his academic career at TAFESA Shan was a Director Budget, Department of Treasury and Finance and he has taught in the Faculty of Economics at the University of Adelaide.

He has extensive experience in providing accounting, bookkeeping, taxation, and business advice to a wide range of business clients.

Shan has extensive research experience in cost reductions strategies, budgeting, job costing, process costing, and activity-based costing, standard costing and internal control system.

LYN SQUIRE

Lyn holds an Australian Tax Practitioner Board licence as a Registered BAS Agent and she is a practicing member with the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers and a Xero Partner.
Lyn joined the Faculty of Accounting and Finance, TAFESA at the beginning of 2007 as a Lecturer in the Accounting and Finance discipline. She is also involved with updating and writing of resources and the delivery of various units at regional workshops
Lyn holds Advanced Diploma of Accounting. Since 2007 Lyn has been working as a bookkeeper and has extensive experience in bookkeeping and payroll services ranging from small business owners to companies.

SIMON WILLIAMS

Simon holds an Honours Degree in Pure Mathematics and a Bachelor Mathematics & Computer Science from the University of Adelaide as well as an Advanced Diploma of Accounting from TAFE SA.

Since 2014, Simon has been working in the accounting and finance sector and possesses a wide range of expertise in management accounting and bookkeeping.

Simon has extensive experience in sustainable cost reductions strategies, budgeting, job costing, process costing, and activity based costing, standard costing and internal control system.

JODIE COWLING

Jodie holds an Australian Tax Practitioner Board licence as a Registered BAS Agent, she is a practising member with the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers, a Xero Advisor and a MYOB Bookkeeping Partner.

Jodie has been working for TAFE SA in the Faculty of Accounting and Finance since 2017 with a focus in Bookkeeping and accounting.

Since 2010, Jodie has been working as a bookkeeper and has extensive experience in bookkeeping and payroll services ranging from small business owners to companies.