Dee is the Managing Director who was born in Timaru, moved to Australia in 1988 and spent 19 years there working in Legal and Accounting Offices, gaining an abundance of knowledge in both areas. Dee returned to Timaru in 2006 and in 2007 Keep It Simple Solutions was established to assist and help small to medium businesses. She has a passion for helping people, implementing change and is intrigued by the new age of artificial intelligence (AI). Dee now resides in the Tasman area of New Zealand with her husband, Andrew and son, Oliver. Dee's interests are kartsport, the outdoors and spending time with her family.
Brenda is a new addition to the Keep It Simple Solutions team and is on the ground in the Timaru - South Canterbury area. Brenda has recently made the move from Nelson back to her husband's home town of Timaru. Brenda has a background in IT and small business accounting. She was formerly the proud owner of a computer service centre for 10 years and has worked for both SME's and large corporates. Brenda has a real passion for SME accounts and payroll and understands the importance of this for business owners, to have their accounts upto date with real time reporting and accessibility through various cloud based softwares. Brenda loves being closer to family and is enjoying the wonderful lifestyle that Timaru has to offer.
Anna has been contracting for the past 6 months and brings experience from working with both SME’s and large corporations both locally and abroad. Anna was born in Nelson and has a strong affinity with the agriculture sector with her first qualification gained in Horticulture through Lincoln University. Seven years living in London provided experience in the corporate environment working for some major international blue chip organisations. Anna has since completed her Bachelor of Business (Accounting) while working fulltime and continues to study to keep abreast of legislative changes. Anna enjoys travelling, gardening and getting out on the water.