Cole’s values are at the Core of our Culture. Our Culture is based on a fundamental belief in people and their potential.

Brita Lidums

Accountant and School Specialist


Brita joined the Cole team in 2011 and is a well-qualified CPA with strong public and private sector experience, both in Australia and the UK.  Brita has excellent communication skills which are the foundation of this profession and possesses the leadership skills to drive projects to successful completion.  Brita is Cole’s most experienced School Projects Expert: her expertise includes restructuring finance departments, accounting for Schools starting up, implementing new software including data cleansing, and helping out Schools in difficulty. Brita strongly believes that high quality financial information should be available to all School stakeholders in a timely and easy to understand format to facilitate the decision-making process.

Brita also has a Graduate Certificate in Public Policy, a Graduate Diploma of Business (Accounting) and is Xero Certified.