Shane Nipperess - Finance Broker - Centrepoint Finance Yeppoon

Shane Nipperess – Director/Finance Broker

Shane is the proud owner of Centrepoint Finance Yeppoon and has over 30 years’ experience in the finance industry. Prior to starting his own business, Shane worked in a number of lending roles with the Commonwealth Bank in various towns across Queensland including loans officer, lending manager and business banking relationship officer. In 2000 he left the bank to pursue a career as a finance broker and has owned this business since March 2007.

Shane’s formal qualifications include –

  • Diploma in Finance (Finance/Mortgage Broking)
  • MFAA Qualified Credit Adviser
  • MFAA Accredited Mortgage Consultant
  • MFAA Accredited SMSF Lender
  • Commissioner for Declaration


Shane’s industry qualifications not only support his extensive industry experience, but they also provide our customers with confirmation of his professionalism. We believe that when dealing with people’s finance, it is important that they know the person they are dealing with, has a strong background in the industry.

David Perna - Mortgage Broker - Centrepoint Finance Yeppoon

David Perna – Home Loan Specialist / Mortgage Broker

David has over 28 years of experience in the Banking & Finance Industry, having worked in various roles during that time. In 2012, David was rewarded with a MPA Top 100 Broker Award for settlements completed in that financial year, a great performance by a regional Mortgage Broker.
His extensive industry background is supported by a range of formal qualifications including:

  • Cert IV in Financial Services
  • Diploma of Finance & Mortgage Broking Management
  • MFAA Accredited Finance Broker
  • Commissioner for Declarations


David’s qualifications and industry background provides our customers with firm reassurance of his ability to provide accurate and informed advice to achieve the best outcome for our customers.

Alison Nipperess - Client Support Officer & Finance Administration Officer

Alison Nipperess – Client Support Officer & Finance Administration Manager

Alison has over 35+ years experience in business management, accounting, and administration. Her skills and practicalities coupled with her dedication, help us to ensure your needs and expectations are met.

Anna Smith - Broker Support Officer - Centrepoint Finance Yeppoon

Anna Smith – Broker Support Officer

Anna is an integral member of the Centrepoint Finance Yeppoon team.  With an extensive background in the mortgage broker industry, both in an administration role (and in a previous role as a qualified Mortgage Broker), she has a wealth of experience to draw upon to assist clients.

Her genuine love of helping people ensures that she is focused on finding the best solution for each and every individual, and her love of a challenge, means she won’t shy away from the more difficult scenarios when they present themselves.

Finding the optimal lending solution to help clients achieve their greater goals, fills her with drive and passion, and ensures no stone will be left unturned in the journey toward those goals.

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Clinton Johnson – Broker Support Officer

Clinton is an invaluable member of the team.  With a background in Residential Mortgage Lending and as a banker, Clinton is able to draw on his extensive experience in the Finance Industry.

He is committed to ensuring the standards of excellence are maintained throughout the loan process, especially in the Equipment Finance and Residential Loan areas.

He thrives on detailed perfection in all processes, with astute attention to detail.  His friendly approach, coupled with his thoroughness, is ideal as he creates the seamless link to support the finance broker between client and lender, throughout the application process.

Tanya Lawrence - Yeppoon

Tanya Lawrence – Client Relationship Manager

Tanya enjoys managing our client relationship systems, and ensures that all your records are accurately maintained, and all milestone reminders in your finance journey with us are actioned in a timely fashion.  Her role allows her to utilise her wealth of industry knowledge and expertise, to ensure your Client Experience with us is superb.