Experience the personal touch from a close-knit group of accountants.


Leah Lovejoy (Senior Accountant)

Leah has experience beyond her years. If you need someone to prepare financial statements or income tax returns, as quickly and painlessly as possible, you need Leah. It’s that simple! Get on top of your GST. Book a time with Leah.

Margarita Tabat. (Senior Accountant)

Margarita has had many years’ experience working with businesses, seeing them grow from seedlings to mature trees. Margarita’s organisation skills are second to none, so if you need your taxes or GST sorted then you need her. Margarita has a couple of children with one now at university she has time to help get you sorted.  Get in touch with Margarita today. Ask Margarita.

Courtney Stone (Accountant)

Courtney is Hawkes Bay born and bred and studied locally at EIT (Eastern Institute of Technology).  After working for Staples Rodway, Courtney joined the ACURA team enjoying the opportunity to work alongside local business owners sharing in their success. Courtney is a skilled Xero user and can help you get the best from your accounting software.  So if it is Xero, GST or ACC you need help with then just get in contact with Courtney.  Ask Courtney.

Jeanette Gardiner (Receptionist)

When she’s not greeting clients with a smile and cup of tea, Jeanette is busy answering questions on employment matters, or liaising with the Inland Revenue Department. Not sure who to call or need help with your payroll?
Let Jeanette point you in the right direction.

Adrienne Fowler (Book Chief)

Need to get your office organised? Don’t like processing all that paper? Then Adrienne is your knight in shining armour. Want your office running ship shape, do you need those invoices to go out on time then give Adrienne a call.

Debbie Jeffares (Chartered Accountant) (the Boss)

Debbie’s strong corporate background including senior finance roles with Ericsson Communications, Ministry of Education, Warner Music UK, Burger King (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and Railtrac., which spanned over 12 years, with a further 14 years as a chartered accountant helping local businesses reach their full potential. As the owner of ACURA PowerHouse she knows all about the juggling act business owners face.
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