Sue's Paperwork

• Diploma in Modern Psychology

• Diploma in Financial Services

• Diploma in Business                         Administration

• Post Graduate Certificate in           Management

• Certificate IV in Mediation

• Life and Success Coach

• Master Clinical Hypnotherapist

• Master Neuro Linguistic                Programming (NLP) Practitioner

• Initial Recruitment Interview         Schedule (IRIS) Practitioner

​• Training and Group Instruction     Techniques

• McQuaig Psychometric                   Assessment Trained

• Certified Practitioner Australian    HR Institute (AHRI)

• SA State Councillor for the             Australian Human Resources         Institute (AHRI)

• Professional Member of the          Neuro Linguistic Programming      (NLP) Association of Australia

• Finalist 2013 SafeWork                  National Awards

• Winner 2012 SafeWork SA            Awards

• Finalist 2003 SA Telstra                  Business Women’s Awards

• Member Golden Key                      International Honour Society


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Sue Newberry​​


'Chief Story Teller'

Sue is a Director of Newberry Paterson, otherwise known as Chief Story Teller. She has experience in national management, supported through an extensive range of education and training in human resource related fields. Sue has demonstrated executive presence, integrity and collaboration through senior leadership roles, paired with a strong history of influencing leaders to develop organisational capability and drive positive behavioural change. 

Sue brings a wide variety of skills to the business through experience working with finance, distribution, manufacturing, health and information communication technology (ICT) sectors. Sue is a genuine leader and a builder of effective teams that connect people to a common business goal, helping them flourish.

Passionate about making a difference to the lives of people, Sue takes a unique and personalised approach to every interaction. She is proactive and passionate when it comes to helping people help themselves, so they and the organisation both benefit.

Contact Sue

​​0409 825 499​ 

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Melissa Taylor 

Finance Director

'Chief Number Cruncher'

Melissa is the Finance Director at Newberry Paterson, otherwise known as Chief Number Cruncher. Her vast accounting experience in both operational and managerial roles has developed through accounting practices, finance management in large Australian organisations and hedge fund accounting in the United Kingdom. Melissa’s experience in the finance industry has allowed her to work closely with clients, ensuring business needs and statutory compliance is met, while being proactive in addressing any potential risks before they arise.

Melissa is an expert in business processing, including bookkeeping, developing management reports and payroll. She continues to help other businesses establish compliance with statutory requirements and correctly remunerate the most important asset, their people. Process orientated, Melissa has an eye for detail. She continually adds value to organisations by providing accurate and timely financial information, enabling business owners to concentrate on growing their business.

Melissa’s honest, caring and professional nature shines through in all dealings with clients and associates.

Contact Melissa

​0459 843 775

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Rebecca Paterson 


'Chief Instigator'


Rebecca is a Director of Newberry Paterson, otherwise known as Chief Instigator. She has experience in Human Resources Generalist roles within national corporate organisations, operating in Australia and the United Kingdom. Throughout her extensive experience Rebecca has worked in both operational and managerial positions, providing her with a comprehensive understanding of business functions.

Over her successful and rewarding career, Rebecca has helped others flourish and achieve their goals. The broad skill set of Rebecca encompasses the discipline of human resources, including profiling, interviewing skills, legislative industrial relations and cultural alignment training. She is a true team collaborator and leads by example, ensuring accountability while professionally and personally delivering on business outcomes.

Rebecca is best known for her professionalism, hard work and dedication to people, while her authenticity, laughter and vibrancy is not easily matched.


Contact Rebecca

​0416 838 393


Melissa's Paperwork

• Bachelor of Commerce

• Professional Member of the           Chartered Institute of                     Management Accountants​​

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Newberry Paterson

"What makes these women differ from other leaders is their ability to nurture not only your professional but personal development."

Meet the team.

We are three authentic women, with a passion for people.​

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Rebecca's Paperwork

• Bachelor of Human Resources      Management

• Diploma of Management

• Diploma in Modern Psychology

• Life and Success Coach

• Hypnotherapist

• Neuro Linguistic Programming     (NLP) Practitioner

• Initial Recruitment Interview        Schedule (IRIS) Practitioner 

• Professional Member of the          Australian Human Resources        Institute (AHRI)

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​"You can be sure they will deliver on their promises, be direct when needed and bring a breath of fresh air to you and your business."

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