Running a business is about maximizing the bottom line, but it’s probably not the be all and end all for you.

You’ve established a business around your passion, and going into work every day is about making the world a slightly better place and helping your team discover their full potential. We help you focus on possibilities and positives within your business.

We develop strategies based on your aspirations and future goals. By visualising where you want to be, we can help you develop a plan to get you there.

Working on your business to make working in it feasible.

As a business owner who values the contribution you make to society, it’s easy to focus on the quality of the product and service you’re offering, ensuring a premium result. It’s necessary, though, to take a step back and ensure you are handling all aspects of the business to grow it in the direction you intended.

This is how MBC can help. We understand that you can’t be everything within your business. We believe you need the creative freedom to focus on the elements of your business that you love and are genuinely good at.

From managing your business finances to developing KPIs and revenue targets, we work with you to ensure you remain on track to reaching your business goals.

We understand that you’re looking for more than just an accountant who takes care of your annual tax return and quarterly BAS.

When you’re making an impact, you need someone you can trust to help maintain momentum and stay the journey with you. That’s MBC.

Team 1: Ben Wright
Team 1: Ben Wright

Ben Wright

Director | Business Specialist

“You can’t cut corners in business”

MBC is in a unique position to assist passionate business people achieve great success in their own businesses.  We aim to help others so they don’t have to endure the same mistakes we did.  Nothing gets me more excited than being able to share insights and ideas and see business owners achieve their goals as a result.

Outside of business, my main passion is game fishing.  One moment you are sitting back, enjoying the peace and quiet, and the next you have a surge of adrenaline and it’s game on.  No catch is the same and you are constantly tested.  Surprisingly, game fishing is much the same as business. 

Staying focused has been one of my greatest challenges.  Managing staff, clients and a growing business has given me an understanding of prioritising.  I get pretty inspired and have heaps of new ideas all the time – so it’s important to balance that with direction and processes.   


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Team 2: Chris Dwyer
Team 2: Chris Dwyer

Chris Dwyer

Director | SMSF Specialist

"What you want to be, you will be in the end.  It just requires perseverance, patience and planning".

Running a business that you’re passionate about takes hard work, but if you can get it right, freedom becomes attainable.  This comes in the form of financial independence and being able to make choices aligned with personal fulfilment.   I enjoy being able to help clients realise this freedom for themselves.  It’s deeply satisfying.

Business is fast paced, and we never seem to have enough time.  This is a challenge that we face, and through trial and error have learnt the importance of planning and prioritising to maximise our time and continually make improvements.

I like to counterbalance my work life with an active lifestyle.  I enjoy squash and road cycling.  



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Team 3: Liz MacKenzie
Team 3: Liz MacKenzie

Liz MacKenzie

Practice Manager

"MBC are professional without the formality of many accounting firms".

I love the flexible and relaxed nature of MBC. I enjoy being able to solve problems within the business, looking to improve processes and, overall, making MBC a great work environment for everyone. 

When I'm not involved in the intricacies of running a business, you can find me camping by the beach.  My family enjoys the freedom that being by the water offer - surfing, canoeing, snorkeling and fishing.  I love it because it completely removes you from the demands and stresses of routine life and enables you to focus on family and nature.

My Bucket List

I want to discover Australia.  There are so many fantastic out of the way places that I would like to visit.  Hopefully I don't need to turn into a grey nomad in order to do it!



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Team 4: Kate Schofield
Team 4: Kate Schofield

Kate Schofield

Operations and Support Manager

"We have great people and we have fun"

MBC is more than just accounting.  We're about people.  I love that.  We're also about having fun, and who doesn't want to have fun!

As the Operations and Support Manager, I look after a lot of different aspects within the company, and am fortunate in being able to deal with both clients and staff.  I love the variety this brings. No one day is the same.

When I'm not here you can find me spending time with my nieces and nephew. 

My Bucket List 

I'd love to do an African Safari.


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Team 5: Brett Collins
Team 5: Brett Collins

Brett Collins

Client Manager 

"Happy to be part of the MBC Team".

It is great to be part of the team at MBC. Not only is there a focus on the consistent delivery of quality service for our clients but the workplace culture is second to none. Also by offering bookkeeping and financial planning as well as accounting and tax advice we can give clients the best overall assistance in meeting their business and personal goals.   

With a young family my spare time is taken up enjoying all the fun things Orange has to offer.

My Bucket List

I would love to take the whole family to Disneyland for a vacation.


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Team 6: Erin Miller
Team 6: Erin Miller

Erin Miller

Client Manager

"MBC is always looking at ways to improve workplace culture"

Initially, I enjoyed accounting because of a love for numbers, but now I find that it is the challenge of helping businesses and individuals find solutions to their problems that appeals to me.

Outside of work, I love spending time with the family over a nice meal.  I guess you could say because it combines my love of good food and talking!

My Bucket List

I would really like to travel to Vanuatu and spend time in a villa over the water.


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Team 7: Lyn Clemow
Team 7: Lyn Clemow

Lyn Clemow

Bookkeeper

"I enjoy helping clients achieve a more balanced lifestyle"

The flexibility MBC affords is a huge benefit to me, as it enables me to achieve my ambition for a more balanced work/ family lifestyle.

I enjoy interacting with clients and being able to help them with any problems as well as assist in smoother processing of their transactions. 

When I'm not working, I enjoy most of all spending time with my husband and family, especially being involved in our grandchildren's lives.  I find gardening extremely relaxing and satisfying.  My little outlet is attending Zumba classes to burn off some energy and do a bit of socialising.

My Bucket List

I would love to explore Canada and Alaska, but would also like to travel around Western Australia and the Northern Territory.


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Team 9.2: Deanna Dollery
Team 9.2: Deanna Dollery

Deanna Dollery

Accounting

"I love helping clients achieve their goals".

I enjoy coming to work knowing that everyday there is a different challenge, and no two days are ever the same. It's great for keeping my mind active.

Outside of work you can find me cooking up a storm or just hanging out with my family.

My Bucket List

I want to travel around Australia.


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Team 9.3: Bec Blundell
Team 9.3: Bec Blundell

Bec Blundell

Client Services Coordinator

“MBC is a great friendly work environment, helping clients with business and personal goals.”

Currently studying certificate four in Bookkeeping/Accounting hoping to further on to become an Accountant. 
MBC allows me to gain knowledge and experience within the Accounting industry.  I work within a great team while helping all our lovely clients with their enquiries as part of the Administration Team.  

When I am not here I like to go kayaking, fishing, camping and bushwalking enjoying the Orange region. I'm an outdoors girl.

My Bucket List

I am excited to be travelling to America and New York this year. After that I would love to build a house on acreage just outside of Orange. 


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Team 9.4: Amanda Thompson
Team 9.4: Amanda Thompson

Amanda Thompson

Director of First Impressions

"I love, love, love my job!"

MBC is like a family away from home. I love my job on the front desk.  I feel I have a crucial position in marketing the business, as I am typically the first person to interact with both clients and potential clients - either face-to-face or over the phone.

My favourite thing to do outside of work is play squash and travel away for tournaments.  Actually, playing squash is how I met my husband of 25 years. The love of my life, Michael!

My Bucket List

Have recently got my passport and travelled to New Zealand.  Where next???


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Testimonials

MBC are now doing my books and I am a free man!

Dr Gavan Mackey.

MBC takes the stress out of bookkeeping

Kathy McRae.

We've experienced time to spend with customers as well as time to spend ON the business.

Louise Bradstreet. Director, Capital Motorcycles

We have benefited greatly from their dedicated service and knowledge of the vast business world…

Mark Coleman. Director, Colemans Equipment Pty Ltd

Before I began working with the team at MBC, I was struggling with finding the time to analyse our profit and loss breakdown...

Simonn Hawke. Director, Lolli Redini

MBC have proven to me on numerous occasions that they have their 'finger on the pulse of the business'

Steven Tomkins. Director, Tomac Enterprises

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