Elisha began her public accounting career at Grant Thornton in Brisbane and Vancouver, this solid accounting background provided a spring board into the corporate world. Transitioning into business with the Wallace Bishop Group, Elisha then joined Travelex in London, Toronto and Sydney, which provided a global view of finance and change management services.
In her most recent role as Finance & Projects Leader at Baplink, the treasury ministry arm of Queensland Baptists, Elisha oversaw the financial analysis and reporting for Baplink to the Baplink Management Committee and the Board of Queensland Baptists. She was also the Project Coordinator for Baplink, ensuring that projects are carried through to completion in an on budget and timely manner. Elisha has been at the core of many changes at Baplink, including an overhaul of the reports and analysis to provide effective tools for management decision making.
Elisha is a Chartered Accountant, and holds a Bachelor of Business from the Queensland University of Technology. She is married to Nathan, a Geotechnical Engineer, and has three beautiful children under ten. She attends South Pine Community Church and has been a part of Baptist Churches in Queensland since she was a child.