Our Team

Wayne Turner

B.Bus FCPA CFP C.dec

Managing Partner
Wayne Turner

Since commencing his professional career in Dalby with Carrick Ashmead, in 1985, Wayne has focused on gaining a true understanding of every client's financial and business needs and the dynamics surrounding their individual circumstances. The experience and qualifications gained over these years sees Wayne well equipped to provide personalised and practical tax, business, estate and succession planning solutions. Within Carrick Aland, Wayne performs the role of Managing Partner.

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David Johnston

B.Bus CPA C.dec

Partner
David Johnston

After finishing University David joined Carrick Ashmead as a graduate accountant in 1990. David has over this period of time gained experience in most aspects of taxation and specialisation in GST and Superannuation. Having being raised on a mixed farming operation at Kaimkillenbun, David has both the technical and practical experience to assist farmers and business owners. In his spare time David "plays around" on his 300 acre farm at Ranges Bridge.

Kent Gripske

CPA, B Comm, C dec

Partner
Kent Gripske

Kent started his accounting career at a young age of 15, working after school for an accountant in his hometown of Warwick.  In 1999, he joined Carrick Ashmead and become a partner in July 2002. Throughout his career, Kent has developed his ability to help businesses operate and develop their own systems and processes, learning from experience that being an accountant is more than being about just the numbers.

Kent has come to be known as our digital Disruptor, not only leading Carrick Aland's technology best practice, but businesses of all shapes, sizes and industries to employ technology to improve in various and different ways, even a few other accounting firms.

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Greg Burton

B.Bus CPA (FPS) AFP

Partner
Greg Burton

Greg began work as a graduate accountant with Carrick Ashmead in 1993. Having both born and raised a family locally, he very much understands the local people and their issues. As a CPA specialising in Financial Planning, his knowledge and experience extends beyond tax and accounting to areas of Investment & Superannuation, Retirement Planning and Income Management. He is passionate about building strong long term relationships and making a difference.

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Daniel Bartkowski

CPA, B Comm, Xero Certified Adviser

Associate
Daniel Bartkowski

Daniel has a vast breadth of expertise when it comes to agricultural businesses, particularly beef cattle, sheep and cropping and his local upbringing has equipped him with a personal understanding of the unique needs of rural clients.

After completing high school in 2006, Daniel kicked off his professional career by joining Carrick Ashmead (now Carrick Aland). He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance) from USQ and is a Certified Practising Accountant. Daniel is also a Xero Certified Adviser as well as proficient across QuickBooks, Phoenix and MYOB accounting systems. In his spare time Daniel travels and is an avid sporting spectator with family and friends.

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Daniel Ellis

B Com (Fin), Comm Dec

Associate
Daniel Ellis

Carrick Aland’s clients benefit from Daniel’s enjoyment in helping them to achieve their financial goals and objectives. Daniel specialises in providing personal risk protection, superannuation, investment and cash flow advice, particularly to younger clients starting out on their financial journey and rural clients that have unique personal insurance needs.

After completing high school in 2007, Daniel kicked off his professional career by joining Carrick Ashmead (now Carrick Aland) as a trainee accountant before changing career paths and joining the wealth division of the firm. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) from USQ and is a Commissioner for Declarations in the state of QLD. In his spare time, Daniel enjoys travelling abroad and attending sporting events.

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Cameron Sorley

ASA, B Comm, Xero Certified Advisor

Associate
Cameron Sorley

Cameron’s niche is helping primary producers and local business operators with their tax and accounting, especially getting the most out of using accounting packages and add-ons. He joined Carrick Aland in 2011 after kicking off his accounting career with Crowe Howarth, completed his Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting at USQ and is currently an Associate of CPA Australia (ASA). Cameron is a Xero Certified Advisor, Figured Specialist and proficient using MYOB, QuickBooks and Reckon.

Cameron is a Member of the Toowoomba Show Society and a volunteer at Bell Races and Bell Show, the latter at which he is a Steward in the Stud Cattle ring. On weekends he’s likely to take his Harley Street Bob for a spin with other members of Darling Downs HOG.

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Jenny Lambley

B Bus, CPA

Client Manager
Jenny Lambley

Jenny has lived and worked in the Dalby region her whole life. Working for the local council inspired Jenny to become an accountant, whereupon she began working at Carrick Ashmead as an accounting cadet and studying at university part time. In the thirty one years she has worked at Carrick Ashmead and Carrick Aland, Jenny has advised her clients on issues of taxation, and guided them through the complexities of the Centrelink system.

Jenny takes an active interest in her local community, and therefore finds enjoyment in ensuring clients’ financial needs are met. Jenny also enjoys the changeable nature of the tax environment, as it means her work is never dull.

Gabrielle Doyle

FCPA, B Bus, JP, Xero Certified Adviser

Client Manager
Gabrielle Doyle

Gabrielle joined Carrick Aland in 2012 working as a specialist primary production accountant helping farming and local businesses. When tax and accounting deadlines aren’t looming, Gabrielle turns her hand to onboarding Carrick Aland’s clients to using Xero and Figured. 

After leaving Warwick for school and university in Toowoomba, Gabrielle attained her Bachelor of Business from USQ and became a Fellow Certified Practising Accountant. Gabrielle is a Xero Certified Adviser and Figured Specialist as well as proficient across QuickBooks, Phoenix and MYOB accounting systems. Outside the office Gabrielle can been found volunteering at Bell Races and at Bell Show.

Connect with Gabrielle on LinkedIn | Read more about Gabrielle here

Beth Hall

Cert IV Business, Xero Certified Adviser, C Dec

Client Manager
Beth Hall

Beth joined Carrick Aland in 1998 bringing her keen interest in businesses processes which helps any business owner gain the best possible results. Beth assists businesses and self-managed superannuation funds by giving them the skills and understanding they need to be compliant and organised.

She is a Xero Certified Adviser and holds a Certificate IV Business. Outside work Beth dabbles in arts and crafts and loves camping, fishing and travelling. She is also a pianist and flautist, both which she plays for fun.

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Noel Brownsey

JP Dip Bus

Business Manager
Noel Brownsey

Noel has been living and working in Dalby since 1990. In 2008 Noel joined Aland & Co. as Business Manager. As Business Manager, Noel oversees Carrick Aland’s operational functions, such as administration, Human Resources, Work Health and Safety and staff training. Noel takes pride in being an active community member and, in addition to being a Lions Club member, he enjoys the role his job plays in allowing Carrick Aland to provide financial and business advice to clients.

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Dyahn Werth

B Bus, Masters Professional Accounting (MPA), CA, Xero Certified Adviser

Chartered Accountant
Dyahn Werth

Dyahn Werth is a Chartered Accountant and Xero Certified Adviser who loves helping Western Downs business owners and farming families to stay organised on their accounting and tax. She has spent the majority of her career working in public practice, gaining experience in accounting systems such as Xero, MYOB, Banklink and Phoenix.

Based in our Toowoomba office, Dyahn is originally from the South Gippsland region of Victoria and gained her qualifications at The University of Queensland (Gatton) and The University of Southern Queensland before joining Carrick Aland Accountants in 2007. Read more

Clare Gibson

B Com (Acc) CPA Com Dec

Accountant
Clare Gibson

Clare grew up on a farm at Allora. After completing a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) at USQ she moved to Dalby and began working at Carrick Ashmead in 2001, gaining her CPA in 2006. At Carrick Aland Clare specialises in self-managed superannuation funds, and providing accounting and business advice to small businesses and primary producers. Clare’s wide range of skills and years of living and working in rural communities means that she is not only acquainted with the needs of rural clients and business owners, but also that she takes pride in helping them take control of their finances.

Shakira Elliott

B Ed, B Com (Acc), Xero Certified Advisor

Accountant
Shakira Elliott

Shakira Elliott is an Accountant and Xero Certified Adviser who helps organise Carrick Aland’s business and farming clients with their accounting and tax. She has spent all her accounting career based in our Dalby office, gaining experience in accounting systems Xero, MYOB, QuickBooks and Phoenix. Shakira grew up on a cattle property in Central Qld, originally qualifying as a teacher and then completing her commerce degree, both at the University of Southern Queensland, before joining Carrick Aland in 2011.

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Vicki Wilson

Cert IV Business, Xero Certified Advisor

Assistant Accountant
Vicki Wilson

With a passion for bookkeeping, Vicki Wilson has loved working with accounting technology throughout her career, starting with MYOB and BankLink and now, Xero. Born and bred in Dalby, Vicki has spent the majority of her career at Carrick Aland, first working at Carrick Ashmead in Dalby for 11 years and then joining the team at Carrick Aland in Toowoomba in 2001 after a break of about ten years.

Vicki is proficient in a range of accounting systems and is a Xero Certified Advisor. She is the outgoing Treasurer of the Qld V8 Dirt Modified Club and Hon. Treasurer of Charlton Raceway. When she’s not crunching the numbers, Vicki is an avid reader plus loves watching her kids’ sport and hand-making cards. Read more

Lachlan Monaghan

Xero Certified Advisor

Assistant Accountant
Lachlan Monaghan

As part of Gabrielle Doyle's team based in Dalby, Lochie is learning the ropes by also working closely with Dan Bartkowski and his team as a specialist primary production unit supporting farming and local businesses.

Whilst work and study consume all of Lochie’s time at present, he is well on his way to getting his degree in Business and Commerce from the University of Southern Queensland. 

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Business Services

At Carrick Aland our vision is to help every client achieve their financial and lifestyle goals. For those in business we have a comprehensive suite of services focused on you.

At Carrick Aland we take the time to listen, to find out what you want and need, so that we can be sure we are providing services that are actually of benefit to you. After all, it’s your financial future, so make it personal...

Wealth Planning Services

How important is it to you to maintain your current lifestyle and continue to do the things you want to do?

At Carrick Aland Wealth Planning our goal is to assist you to achieve your desired lifestyle no matter what life throws at you. We recognise that you have worked hard for what you have now. Our focus is to help you preserve and grow that wealth.

Carrick Aland Wealth Planning Pty Ltd ABN 31 082 361 957 is a Corporate Authorised Representative of Millennium3 Financial Services Pty Ltd ABN 61 094 529 987 Australian Financial Services Licensee- Licence Number 244252 Unit 7, 50 Borthwick Ave, Murrarie Q 4172.