all sports, especially cricket, rugby union, soccer and surf
skiing, although, due to time restrictions, not so active
in them now.
in Annandale . Grew up in Beverly Hills . Lived in Tokyo ,
Japan (1978-1981), Los Angeles , California (1981-1984). Moved
to Lane Cove in August 1984.
in Accounting and Marketing. Justice of the Peace.
held a variety of senior executive positions in the Cosmetics
and Retailing industries within Australia , Japan , South-East
Asia and the USA .
worked for major international companies and in his own company/s.
the Publisher/Editor of The Village Observer, which he started
is the Chairman of the Lane Cove Club Limited, Vice President
of Lane Cove Community Aid Service, Patron of the Lane Cove
Art Society, Patron of Greenwich/Lane Cove Computer Pals for
Seniors and Immediate Past President of the Rotary Club of
was elected to Lane Cove Council in September 1991 He was
Deputy Mayor of Lane Cove in 1999 to 2001. He served as Mayor from March 2004 to September 2009.
I stood for Council
work positively for the residents of Lane Cove and, with them,
make Lane Cove an even better place to live, work and play.
Village Observer , Lane Cove Club Limited, Lane Cove Community
Aid, Greenwich/Lane Cove Computer Pals for Seniors, Rotary
Club of Lane Cove, Northern Sydney Regional Development Organisation,
Metropool Executive (Local Government Insurance), Northern
Suburbs Regional Organisation of Councils (NSROC), Australian
Institute of Export, American Management Association, Australian
Institute of Management.
Division - NSW Chamber of Manufacturers. Australia Society
- Japan, Australian Chamber of Commerce - Japan, Australian
Society of Accountants, Australian - American Chamber of Commerce
- Los Angeles, Southern California Export Group, Sydney Tourism
Marketing Board (NSW Government), Lane Cove West Residentsâ€™
Association, Royal Australian Armoured Corps Club, Commercial
Travellers' Association, Lane Cove Youth Centre, Shorelink
Library Committee, Inner Metropolitan Regional Organisation
of Councils (IMROC), Lane Cove Soccer Club Inc, Lower North
Shore Year of the Family Committee, Lane Cove Bushland Management
Advisory Committee, North Western Transport and Town Planning
Committee, Local Government Association of NSW, Lane Cove
Centenary Community Committee, Lane Cove Public Transport
Task Force, Australia Remembers 1945-1995 Committee, Lower
North Shore Youth Resource Committee, Lane Cove Computers
for Seniors, Action for Youth, Local Government Recycling
Co-operative Limited, NSW Waste Services Customer Council,
Relationships Australia (NSW), NSW Trade Efficiency Association
(NSWTEA) Inc, United Nations, Sydney Trade Point (United Nations),
Lane Cove Sport, Recreation and Culture Task Force, Lane Cove
Basketball Club Inc, Community Consultative Committee/Customer
Council (NSW Police),