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We find it’s always better to put a face to a name, so here are some photos of the team members you’ll be dealing with at Saint & Co.
- Michelle RuddickSenior Manager - CarlisleMichelle RuddickSenior Manager - Carlisle
“The partners here at Saint and Co. value close working relationships with their clients. This allows us to deliver relevant and specific advice.”
Michelle has been with Saint and Co. since 2000. As a Senior Manager, she is responsible for managing office workflow, reviewing company accounts, calculating and submitting Corporation Tax returns, and training clients and staff on Xero.
Says Michelle: “Like me, many of my colleagues have worked here for a long time. I think this shows that Saint and Co look after their staff very well.”
If Michelle isn’t watching Manchester United, then she’s learning Spanish to help with her next trip to Spain – her favourite sunny destination.
- Will RobinsonXero Champion - CarlisleWill RobinsonXero Champion - Carlisle
“Efficiency is key. Know your costs, know your margins and the rest will fall into place.”
Will is the firm’s agricultural adviser and has been working for Saint & Co since 1997. He works with agricultural and rural businesses of all sizes and offers advice on growth, efficiency and profitability.
Will says: “The agricultural sector has a special way of working. It’s important that our clients feel they can get access to partners who really speak their language and understand the problems and issues they face.”
In his spare time, Will is a keen and proficient darts player, participating in local leagues and playing against darts professionals.
- Krissie JackXero Champion - CarlisleKrissie JackXero Champion - Carlisle
“I love the variety in my job here at Saint and Co. No two days are ever the same, and that keeps me on my toes!”
Krissie has been with us since 2005. As an Accounting Technician, she is responsible for preparing Sole Trader, Partnership, and Limited Company accounts.
Says Krissie: “Where Saint stands apart for me is in its ability to provide a personal, tailored service across a range of diverse industries.”
Krissie is a Carlisle United season ticket holder, and when she’s not watching her beloved Cumbrians, she enjoys spending time with family.
- Lisa YeomansXero Champion - CarlisleLisa YeomansXero Champion - Carlisle
“Good client relationships are very important to us here at Saint. After all, people do business with people they like.”
Lisa has been with Saint and Co. since 2001. As an Accounts Clerk, she is responsible for the preparation of accounts for Sole Traders, Partnerships, and Limited Companies.
Says Lisa: “You don’t stick around for as long as I have if you don’t enjoy where you work! I love the variety my job brings, and the opportunities to meet new people.”
Lisa enjoys reading in her downtime, and spending time with her family.
- Helen WaleXero Champion - AmblesideHelen WaleXero Champion - Ambleside
“I’m passionate about using Xero to make a real difference to our clients’ day-to-day running of their business.”
Helen has been with Saint and Co. since 2009. She’s our resident Xero Hero, regularly visiting clients to help with their bookkeeping and management account requirements.
Says Helen: “It’s easy to see why Saint’s clients stick around. We provide a friendly, down to earth, approachable service across all aspects of accounting.”
When Helen’s not working, she can often be found watching Formula One and rooting for Lewis Hamilton.