Rochelle has over 15 years experience in Chartered Accountancy specifically commercial business and farm accounting. In 2015 she qualified as an Accounting Technician.
Rochelle jointed the Coates Team in 2003 as a client manager.
Prior to working for Coates Associates Rochelle was the Office Manager for a farm consultant for several years looking after the administration of several large Maori Incorporations and gaining valuable knowledge of Sheep and Beef Farming.
Outside of work Rochelle is currently the Treasurer of the Gisborne Toy Library, she is a keen golfer and along with husband Chris can often be found with their son Caleb hitting golf balls at the local park.