Naomi spent her early years on Upper Eyre Peninsula (Cowell) before going to boarding school in Adelaide and subsequently studying for a degree in accounting.
She worked in various accounting firms in Adelaide before moving back to Eyre Peninsula in 1991. Since then Naomi has worked in accounting firms on Eyre Peninsula and has gained extensive experience working with primary producers and other business clients.
Naomi has continued to study while working and is exceptionally qualified in all areas of accounting, taxation, superannuation and financial planning. To keep this level of qualifications she needs to undertake extensive professional development every year in accounting and taxation, financial planning and self managed superannuation funds.
To ensure she has the most up to date knowledge in rural business management practices she completed the Rabobank Executive Development Program for Primary Producers and has a Diploma of Agribusiness Management.
She is married to a farmer and is passionate about providing high quality service to people in rural areas. In her spare time Naomi enjoys dining with friends and family, travel and her annual shack holiday. She has a private pilots licence although she has not flown for a long time and is a member of the Ulysses motorcycle club.