Chair of Sharemilker Employers Fed Farmers NZ. Chair of Luekaemia & Blood Cancer NZ Co Chair of Maungatautari Ecological Island Trust. Dairy farmer in South Waikato with a lot experience with the sharemilking industry.
Had 14 years as a company director for NZ Dairy Group and the NZDB holding a number of director positions on subsidiary companies in NZ and overseas. Member of the IOD from 1987 – 2012 becoming an accredited director in 2009.
Chaired Industry Training for Agriculture from 2001-2010.
Married to Sally with 5 adult children two who are farming in their own right.
Involved in mentoring young people in the sector and in more recent years mediation work in mainly sharemilking disputes.
Mediation and dispute resolution rural but not exclusively the dairy sector.
Business coach and mentoring people new in business.
Diploma Ag Science Lincoln College 1972
IOD Accredited Director 2009