Directors and the team

Meet the team and Directors here at Sheards Chartered Accountants.

The directors


Carolyn Atkinson FCA

Carolyn has over 30 years’ experience working with a broad range of clients such as solicitors, retail, construction, manufacturing and healthcare, acting for doctors, hospital consultants and pharmacists in particular. View more...


Kevin Winterburn ACA

Kevin is Huddersfield born and bred! He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1996 and became a partner in the firm 2 years later. View more...


Kevin Sanders FCCA

Senior Accountant

Kevin has been with Sheards for over 20 years and has a wealth of audit experience with clients in a broad range of sectors. View more...


Rebecca Nicholas FCCA

Senior Accountant

Rebecca has over 10 years’ experience working as an accountant at Sheards, and qualified as an Association Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) in 2010. View more...


Jenny Aston FCCA

Manager / Senior Accountant

Jenny started at Sheards in 2003 as a trainee accountant, and studied towards her AAT. View more...


Pat Messenger


Pat started out at Sheards in 1989 and has been here ever since – evolving with industry from manual cash book to cloud accounting. View more...


Bev Cremins

Senior Tax Manager

I have several decades of experience working in Personal Tax both for HMRC, and in practice for Accountants and Solicitors, all in the West Yorkshire region.View more...


Matthew SchofieldMAAT


Matt joined Sheards in 2013 as an apprentice, firstly working in the payroll department before moving to the accounts team. View more...


Jen Moffatt BSc (Hons) FCCA

Senior Accountant

Jen joined Sheards in 2014, having studied at Leeds University and worked for other local firms for a number of years. View more...


Mia Baptiste MAAT

Cloud Accounting Manager

Mia has over 10 years working in the accountancy field in industry and practice. View more...


Jack Fosbrook MAAT


Jack joined the Sheards team in 2017 as an Apprentice Accountant and since then he has completed his AAT qualification.View more...


Amy Walker

Payroll Bureau Manager

Amy has been working in accounts, tax, bookkeeping and payroll since leaving Collage after A Levels in 2004.View more...


Lynne Waddington


Lynne has worked at Sheards for over 30 years and has seen many changes. View more...


Lucy Smith

Practice Manager

With over 18 years of business management experience, our Practice Manager Lucy looks after the staff team, clients and events.View more...


Kath Joynson

Client Payroll Manager

Kath has over ten years’ experience working in finance at a social enterprise business and has worked in customer service all her working life. View more...


Ben Pogson

Apprentice Accountant

Ben is working with us as an apprentice Accountant and is due to start his AAT in September at BPP.View more...


Dan Smith


Dan has been working in practice since completing his studies.View more...

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