1993 to 1995 Member, Abbotsford Branch of the Australian Labor Party.
1994 to 1995 Secretary, Abbotsford Branch of the Australian Labor Party.
1999 to 2007 Member, Greystane Branch of the Australian Labor Party.
2006 to 2007 Vice President, Greystanes Branch of the Australian Labor Party.
2006 to 2007 Delegate, Prospect FEC of the Australian Labor Party.
2006 to 2007 Delegate, Toongabie SEC of the Australian Labor Party.
2010 to present Member, Fairfield Branch of the Australian Labor Party.
Member, John the Baptist Parish Pastoral Council, 2010 to present.
Coach/Member, Freeman Sports Soccer Club, 2010 to present.
Volunteer, Southern Districts Soccer Football Association, 2009 to present.
Member, Royal Life Saving, 1999 to present.
Member of the following clubs: Tigers, Fairfield RSL, Club Marconi, Mounties, and Liverpool Catholic Club.
Married with 4 children.
Bachelor of Education (BEd), Australian Catholic University, 1993.
January 2009 to March 2011 Pastoral Care Coordinator/Member of College Executive, Freeman Catholic College Bonnyrigg Heights.
2001 to 2010 Marker/Judge NSW Board of Studies - VET Construction.
February 2010 to December 2010 Professional Learning Facilitator, Catholic Education Office Sydney - Southern Region.
January 2004 to December 2008 Senior Year Coordinator/Junior Year Coordinator/Religious Education Coordinator/Member College Exectutive, St Pauls Catholic College Greystanes.
July 1995 to December 2003 Junior Year Coordinator, Patrician Brothers College Fairfield.
January 1994 to June 1995 Teacher, Parramatta Marist High School Westmead.
Interests include - football (soccer), rugby league, cricket, bike riding, boating, fishing, camping, woodwork, metal work, graphic design, and music.
Inaugural speech, 11 May 2011:
The Parliament of New South Wales acknowledges and respects the traditional lands of all Aboriginal people, and pays respects to all Elders past and present. We acknowledge the Gadigal people as the traditional custodians of the land on which the Parliament of New South Wales stands.