We purchased our home in Bicton in 1988, and I married my wife Liana since 1989. We raised our 2 children who were both educated at local schools, while Liana held many volunteer roles in local sporting clubs and worked tirelessly for the Bicton Primary School with fundraising and as the Uniform Shop Convener and several years as the P&C President.
- Australian Army – Army Apprentice, qualified vehicle mechanic. Completed and passed 1985 SAS Selection course.
- Senior Firefighter – Certificate Fire Engineering, Trainer Assessor IV, EWP Assessor, On/Off road Driver Trainer, Line Rescue operator. Nominated Fire Fighter of the Year – 2007
- Industrial Foundation of Accident and Prevention IFAP – Trainer – Helicopter Under water escape training HUET, sea survival, Fire fighting.
- Small business operator
- Served as a Bicton/Attadale/Alfred Cove councillor 2007/11
Travelling with my family and family orientated activities. Playing guitar, avid surfer, vehicle restoration. Continually improving and preserving the City of Melville for future generations.