Meet the Team

Nicholle Shepherd – Financial Planner, Director

Nicholle has been in the financial services industry for the past 23 years, 18 of these years have been in Financial Advice. Her experience expands across both the banking and private sectors and she specialises in investment, cash flow management, personal insurance, superannuation, retirement planning and Self Managed Super Funds.

Nicholle chose a career in financial advice to help make a difference in people’s financial lives, providing strategies to guide and empower them to manage both their short and long term goals.

She is a mum of 2 teenagers who loves watching them both play their much-loved sport. She is involved in the local soccer club and is studying her Master of Applied Finance in her spare time. Every year for her birthday she celebrates by having a Charity High Tea raising money for local communities in need. In the past she raised over $900 for Rose Cottage, a women’s health centre providing holistic health services to women in need.

Please read more about Nicholle in her Advisor Profile.

Nicholle Shepherd – Financial Planner, Director

Lisa Hoddinott – Financial Planner Assistant

Lisa began her career in 2009 as a trainee accountant, graduating in 2013 with a Bachelor Degree in Commerce (Accounting) from the University of New England. She has worked as an accountant and bookkeeper both in Australia and the UK, and also has marketing and publicity experience through her role as a campaign manager in the book publishing industry.

Lisa joined My Financial Advantage after relocating home to the Central Coast and is excited to be working with My Advantage Group to help our clients achieve their financial goals.

She enjoys drinking coffee, finding delicious new places to eat, being outdoors and spending time with friends and family. She’s also an avid reader – when she’s not working, you’ll often find her with a good book.

Lisa Hoddinott – FInancial Planner Assistant

Marnie Crampton – Financial Planner Assistant

Marnie has worked in a supporting role to many financial planners since 2006 where she began her role as Planner Assistant within the banking industry.

Whilst working within her role she completed her Diploma of Financial Planning and has used many systems to service a wide variety of clientele in her 16 years of experience. She enjoys providing excellent service and assisting clients to achieve great outcomes.

Marnie has two active children, and they all enjoy their sporting activities which include Oztag and League Tag. She loves to keep active by walking their Australian Sheppard, Bonnie, and going to the gym. To relax, she enjoys nothing better than being in the sunshine by the beach and catching up with friends.

Marnie Crampton – Financial Planner Assistant

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Mai Harris

Prathana Harris

Owner, Principal CPA

Oksana Shelepen

Oksana Shelepen

Senior Accountant CA (Team Leader)

Sophia Gillam

Sophia Gillam

Senior Accountant B.Com

Gillian Hobbs

Gillian Hobbs

Administration

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Luke Talbot

Luke Talbot

Principal Finance Broker

Emily Krivohlavy

Finance Broker