Liberal Party Queanbeyan - Vice President Treasurer 1997-date
Eden-Monaro Federal Electoral Conference - President 2002-date
Monaro State Electoral Council - President 1998-2001.
Rotary International Paul Harris Fellow (2004).
Bachelor of Laws University of NSW - degree conferred (1989), Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) University of NSW - degree conferred (1989), Mount Eliza Leadership Training Program Graduate (1998), Australian Capital Region Leadership Program Graduate (1999).
Owner/Manager, Optometry and Optical dispensing businesses in the Queanbeyan region - Director 1998-2006
Invest Australia, Director, Major Projects 1997-1998
Office of Asset Sales, Commonwealth Department of Finance, Director 1996-1997
House of Representatives, Committee Secretary and Adviser 1993-1996
Corporate Counsel, Elders Ltd. 1990-1992
Solicitor, Freehills 1989-1990.
Special interests include community service, regional development, government administration, infrastructure, small business and water issues.
Director, Canberra Region Business Enterprise Centre 2002-date, Member,
Queanbeyan Business Council 2005-date, Australian War Memorial Queanbeyan
Region Community Aid Panel 2002-2004, Member, Australian Capital Region
Development Council Leadership Program Steering Committee 2002-2003,
Director/Member, Rotary Club of Queanbeyan West 1997-date. Member, Rotary Club
of Queanbeyan West Inc.First speech, 14 November 2006: