National Medal, NSW Police, 19 November 2004. NSW Police Medal 2nd Clasp, NSW Police, 30 September 2004. Commissioners Commendation (Courage) NSW Police, 11 December 1993 and 17 November 1990. Commissioners Unit Citation, NSW Police, 2010. Northern Region Award (Dedication to Duty), NSW Police, 30 June 2001. Northern Region Award (Professionalism), NSW Police, 10 September 1996. Dubbo District Citation (Courage, Devotion to Duty, Professionalism), NSW Police, 12 June 1991. Dubbo District Citation (Initiative), NSW Police, 17 June 1990.
Married with 2 children.
Certifcate of Policing, NSW Police, 1990.
Graduate Certificate of Applied Management, AIPM, 2010.
Advanced Diploma Managment (HR), Western Institute of TAFE, 2010.
Dip. Management, Western Institute of TAFE, 2011.
April 1989 to March 2011 Inspector, NSW Police.
Interests/Hobbies - Keen sportsman and recrecational shooter. Held Guiness Book of Records World Record for most holes of golf played in 7 days (1,800 in 2004). Interests also include geneology, political history, ancient history and travel.
Inaugural speech, 14 June 2011: