Zanie has been living and working in PNG since 2006. She has spent the past 20 years in the accounting profession after leaving a successful career as a lieutenant commander in the South African Navy. She is a chartered accountant in Australia and South Africa and a CPA in PNG and Solomon Islands, Zanie is also a qualified barrister admitted to the SupremeCourt in South Africa.
Zanie is passionate about the growth in PNG and also the development of high-quality local accountants. As committee member of the CPA PNG education subcommittee she is also a regular speaker at the national CPA conference.