Accounting Technicians


Dorothy has been with the Brown Pennell team since 1998. Previous to this, Dot was an Accounting Technician at another Te Awamutu Firm. Along with juggling a full time job, Dot also works as the Treasurer/Secretary of the A&P Association. Dots hobbies include gardening and collecting lead crystal.


Heather has been at Brown Pennell since 1996. Previous to this she worked as an office worker at a tyre shop, and a school bus driver. Heather enjoys watching netball, reading, and watching her grandchildren play sport. Heather is married to Graeme and has two children and four grandchildren.


With previous ambitions of becoming a hairdresser, Nada turned to accounting and has now been apart of the Brown Pennell team for over 10 years. Nada is a regular traveller and spends her spare time playing netball and basketball. Nada has two sons.


Meredith has been at Brown Pennell on and off for the past 18 plus years; taking time off to have her two children, Slade and Amy. Meredith is married to Todd and enjoys photography, food and trips to the beach.


Debbie started at Brown Pennell over 10 years ago following careers in dairy farming and tent manufacturing. Debbie has two children; David and Sarah. Debbie enjoys spending time with her grandsons, regular trips to Rarotonga, playing golf, and reading.


Straight out of school, and a part-time waitressing position; Rebecca joined the Brown Pennell team in March 2010. Rebecca graduated with a Diploma of Business in 2016. Her interests include horse riding, shopping and cooking.


Jessica joined our Team in July 2013 from another Te Awamutu Firm. Jessica graduated in 2016 with a Diploma in Business. In her spare time Jessica enjoys riding motorbikes both competitively and for fun.


Svetlana Joined our Team in 2016. She has a Degree in Economics and spent the past year as a Payroll Administrator at her previous job. Svetlana is married and has a daughter. In her spare time she enjoys playing squash, painting & travelling.

Administration and Support


Tax & Payroll Administrator

Leigh-Anne started at Brown Pennell in 2005 after a career in farming. Leigh-Anne is a supporter of the Te Awamutu fire brigade, and gives up her spare time to help with fundraising efforts. Leigh-Anne enjoys spending any down time relaxing on the beach reading a book. Leigh-Anne is married to Zack and they have three grown up children, and one grandchild.


Office Manager


With previous office and administration experience at an Accounting firm, Lisa joined the Brown Pennell team in July 2010. Lisa is married to Kevin and has a son Kyle. Lisa enjoys cooking, reading, playing the piano, and carrying out home rennovations.


Administration Support

Kaylah Joined our team in 2015 straight out of school. Kaylahs hobbies include her animals, music, going on adventures and spending time with her family. She also coaches a school Netball team in her spare time.