Prior to joining MHA Tait Walker in July 2021, Lesley was a Partner at Azets and worked at CTC Chartered Accountants for 18 years, working through from an audit junior to a Partner. For the past 15 years, Lesley has predominantly been a portfolio holder, acting for mostly OMBs, looking after clients across a wide range of sectors including dentists, pharmacies, veterinary practices, agriculture, credit unions as well as traditional commercial businesses and not for profit organisations. Away from the client facing role she has been responsible for staff progression and training, including attending local education establishments to encourage the next generation to consider accountancy as a career.
At MHA Tait Walker, Lesley helps to lead the team in Stockton, providing training and support, whilst building a portfolio of clients and assisting in expanding and growing our Stockton office.
Lesley qualified as ACCA in 2000, gaining practicing certificate and Audit RI status in 2007.