Meet the team

Lisa Collins - DirectorLisa Collins - Director

I qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant working in a Loughborough practice in 1996. I moved to a large independent practice in Leicester where I lead an audit team, dealing with the accounts and audit of many large companies.

In 2003, after the birth of my son, I decided it was time to use my vast experience and set up my own accountancy practice.


Clare Shirkie - Assistant AccountantClare Shirkie - Assistant Accountant

Clare joined Totally Balanced Limited in December 2007. Clare is currently training for her Association of Account Technicians qualification.


Clare Spence - Marketing ManagerClare Spence - Marketing Manager

Due to the vast growth of Totally Balanced Limited Clare joined in December 2009 to ensure that Totally Balanced Limited is continually evolving within the current environment.

05 Nov 2020

Furlough scheme extended

On 5 November, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced that as part of the new national lockdown the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) has been extended until the end of March 2021.

05 Nov 2020

Increased support made available for the self employed

The government has increased the support available to self-employed workers and extended its emergency business loan schemes.

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