DEBRA LEWIS - CEO - BOOKKEEPING INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA
I am the CEO of Bookkeeping Institute of Australia Pty Ltd and have over 30 years experience in business management, accounting and corporate governance. '
I'm commited to enhacing the educational experience of myt students and strive for professial excellence throughout my career.
Most of my students are like me - striving to be financially independent, setting up their own businesses and helping their families (I have 4 sons).
Students need perservance and determination to complete their studies and I provide the support and motivation.
I am the author of the book, Start Your Own Bookkeeping Business for Australian conditions and I have my own bookkeeping clients - keeping my hand in the industry!
I am in my second year as President of the Rotary Club of Brisbane Planetarium and organisation which does good in the world and of which I am passionate about - a diverse group of individuals that make a difference for others.
Qualifications and memberships:
MBA; Dip. Acct; Grad of the Australian Institute of Company Directors; Certificate IV Bookkeeping; Cert IV TAE; Dip Training & Design; Dip Vocational Education and Training
Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors
Registered BAS Agent
Justice of the Peace (Qld)
Member Australian Bookkeepers Network
Past Treasurer Rotary Club of Brisbane Planetarium
President Rotary Club of Brisbane Planetarium 2016-17 & 2017-18