Our Team

Chris Duffy | B. Comm., C.P.A.
Director

Experience
Chris has over 35 years experience as an accountant, 26 of which have been at Thomas Simpson Partners. He advises in all areas of taxation and business advice to individuals through to medium sized businesses.

Qualifications
Member of CPA Australia, ASIC Registered SMSF Auditor, Registered Tax Agent, Bachelor of Commerce.

On A Personal Note
Chris enjoys his weekends spending time with his wife and four children.

He is an avid golfer, having recently landed a hole in one at Newcastle Golf Club!

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David Apps | B. Comm, C.A.
Director

Experience
With over 30 years’ experience, David is well equipped to provided taxation and business advice to all levels of clients. His broad client base has given him experience in a wide range of industries including primary production, transport, retail, medical and other professionals.

Qualifications
Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, ASIC Registered SMSF Auditor, Registered Tax Agent, Bachelor of Commerce, The Law Society of New South Wales External Examiner, Justice of the Peace.

On A Personal Note
David and his wife Angela are active in the Rugby and Triathlon communities as they try to keep their three boys from destroying the house.

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Deidre Molloy | B. Comm, C.A
Director

Experience
Deidre has over 25 years’ experience of providing taxation and business advisory services to clients across a range of industries. She has a keen interest in superannuation with a focus on self-managed superannuation funds.

Qualifications
Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, ASIC Registered SMSF Auditor, Registered Tax Agent, Bachelor of Commerce, The Law Society of New South Wales External Examiner, Justice of the Peace.

On A Personal Note
Outside of TSP the majority of Deidre’s time is spent with her husband and their 2 small children. When she manages to find a few quiet moments, they can be enjoyed listening to an audiobook with a cup of coffee.

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Peter Woodford| B. Comm C.P.A.
Associate

Experience
Peter has both commercial and accounting experience which proves valuable to his varied range of clients. He has an extensive knowledge of modern accounting software packages.

Qualifications
Member of CPA Australia, Bachelor of Commerce

On A Personal Note
Peter is truly passionate about soccer. He currently coaches the Mayfield Senior Football Club.


Michelle Leembruggen | B.Comm C.P.A.
Manager

Experience
Michelle has more than 25 years’ experience in accounting and has been a valued part of our team for the last 15 years.

Qualifications
Member of CPA Australia, Bachelor of Commerce.

On A Personal Note
Michelle thoroughly enjoys travelling all over the globe.


michelleal@tspaccountants.com.au

Joel Fisher | B. Comm C.P.A.
Manager

Experience
Joel has over 15 years’ experience in accounting with the last 10 here at TSP.

Qualifications
Member of CPA Australia, Bachelor of Commerce.

On A Personal Note
Joel is a mad soccer fan, an interest he shares with his 2 young boys.

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Jo Beatty
Administration

Experience
Jo has been part of the TSP team since October 2002. She has developed many sound relationships with our clients, always striving to ensure their needs are met and a high quality of service is provided.

On A Personal Note
Jo is kept busy with her two daughters. She’s friendly and always up for a chat.

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