Kelly Batistich is passionate about her local community and helping clients to thrive in their business. From accommodation providers through to electricians, plumbers, and everything in between, Kelly has a keen eye for ensuring accounting needs are closely monitored. She also provides in-depth training sessions to new and existing clients who use Xero software, and is always on the ball with market trends and new features which simplify the accounting process.
With a background in banking, the mum-of-two completed her business degree while working full time and began her career at PKF Bay of Islands in July 2007. With a stint in Whangarei from 2011 to 2013, Kelly returned to PKF Bay of Islands in December 2013 and has continued to expand her client base and skill set ever since.
- Bachelor of Business Degree, majoring in Accounting
- Chartered Accountant
Originally from Karetu, 10km East of Kawakawa, Kelly is of Ngati Manu descent while also having ancestry links to Croatia, in particular her grandfather’s village of Korcula, a place she has visited with her son. Travel and culture are keen interests of Kelly’s, and when she’s not at her desk you’ll find her spending time with her family or planning their next adventure.
Always a friendly face to assist with any accounting requests, Kelly is a valued member of the PKF team and enjoys sharing her skills and expertise with those around her.