Meet the Team

At Eclipse Accounting Group, we are about so much more than just numbers. Our people are where it starts.

Together, we share more than just a love for numbers.

We’re invested in the good of our families, our team and our clients – while striving to make a difference in our wider world.

DIRECTOR

Brett Woods

With an entrepreneurial spirit and passion for business, it’s no surprise Brett has built an innovative accounting practice that looks beyond the numbers.

He guides clients towards maximum returns and results using his 35+ years of experience and loves finding profit-driven opportunities for businesses and personal investor success.

Born into a family of small business owners, Brett grew up with a keen interest in understanding what makes businesses and their owners tick, and the rewards provided.

It’s not all serious business though: Brett enjoys the great outdoors, whether it be on the water or in the snow and a good laugh with his family, friends and clients.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce (University of Wollongong)
  • Chartered Accountant
  • Registered Tax Agent
ASSOCIATE

Jacob Ward

Naturally drawn to number and data interpretation, Jacob was destined for accounting.

Jacob joined Eclipse Accounting Group as a cadet accountant over eight years ago and has been recognised with merit awards in taxation, audit and assurance, financial accounting and reporting, and management accounting and applied finance in the Graduate Diploma of Chartered Accounting.

Having also completed a Bachelor of Commerce (Wollongong University), he recognises the true value in understanding business challenges and giving his clients real business insights.

Driven and committed, Jacob strives to provide his clients with practical solutions and advice which help their businesses succeed, save on tax and build value so that they can create a better future.
Away from the office, Jacob enjoys all things rugby league, gaming as well as time with family and friends.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce (University of Wollongong)
  • Chartered Accountant (Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants)
  • Registered Tax Agent
Business Client Manager

Tamsin Nolan

Our ‘Xero Hero’, Tamsin excels (pun intended) in getting things done for our clients.

Her passion for numbers and ‘piecing the puzzle’ together, sees Tamsin consistently go beyond compliance and provide strategic direction and best practice advice for all clients, year-round.

On weekends, she adventures with her husband and kids before relaxing with a nice G&T with friends.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce, major Accounting, minor Business Law (University of Wollongong)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Business Client Manager

Megan Lowe

Megan is a trusted advisor with 20+ years’ experience in the finance industry, some of which were in banking.

Her flexible approach, combined with her attention to detail, helps our clients make sound strategic decisions for their businesses and taxation needs.

Megan is now working towards becoming a Chartered Accountant SMSF specialist to help her clients well into their retirement.

Megan is a keen Geelong Cats AFL supporter and enjoys time cooking and with family when taking time out from study.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Deakin University)
  • Chartered Accountant (Institute of Charted Accountants)
Business Client Manager

Linda Jagger

Fondly referred to by our team and clients as the ‘angel of the accounting world’, Linda has set the benchmark in client care and service with some long-term client relationships spanning more than 19 years.

Linda’s aptitude for finance, combined with her outstanding client service, ensures our clients’ continued growth and goals are achieved.

Having trekked to Everest Base Camp, Machu Picchu and, in recent years, Switzerland, Spain and Poland, Linda looks forward to her next travel adventures.

Qualifications

  • Accountant Diploma of Accounting (TAFE NSW)
Office Manager

Megan Carr

Megan’s friendly nature brings joy to her colleagues and our clients each day. An all-round office whiz and team player with a strong work ethic, Megan keeps us all on track.

Megan graduated with an Accounting Diploma and Management Diploma in pursuit of a career in the finance industry, knowing she did not want to be an accountant.

When not running the day-to-day goings on at Eclipse, Megan enjoys the beach, walking and gardening.

Qualifications

  • Accounting Diploma (TAFE)
  • Management Diploma (Australian Management Institute)
Tax and Administration Officer

Nicole Hendry

Always one to go the extra mile, Nicole has been delivering excellent service to our clients and ongoing support to our team for almost a decade. 

Nicole assists our team in general admin tasks as well as processing tax returns and maintaining client databases.

When not servicing our clients and supporting the Eclipse team, Nicole loves spending time with her family and friends and enjoying good food and wine. 

Qualifications

  • Income Tax Course 
Trainee Accountant

Christian Woods

Currently completing his studies in Accounting and Bookkeeping, Christian joins our team as a Trainee Accountant.

Excited to join the next generation of accountants, Christian’s love of technology and finding new and exciting ways of doing things has set him well on his way to forging a successful career in accounting.

Away from the office, Christian enjoys spending time with his friends and exploring the great outdoors.

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