Melissa has over 12 years experience in public accounting at various local accounting firms. She is skilled in all areas of compliance but most enjoys working on SMSFs.

Melissa has been married for 8 years and has two daughters, aged 6 and 3. She enjoys reading, going to the movies with her husband, and spending time with friends and family.

Melissa gets great satisfaction from using her skills to contribute to the community. She is currently the Vice President of Geelong West Occasional Care Inc, a not for profit child care centre, having stepped down from the role of President which she held for the last 3 years. She started her voluntary roles back in secondary school as Treasurer and then President of Z Club (a division of Zonta), and held the role Grants Officer at Highton Preschool while her daughter was in attendance. She has also sponsored various children with World Vision for over 15 years.

​Melissa commenced employment with Spinell in May 2016 and works three days a week.


  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) Degree (B.Com)
  • Bachelor of Management (Human Resource Management) Degree (B.Mgt)
  • Certified Practising Accountant (CPA)
  • Registered Tax Agent


  • Retailers
  • Online businesses