Brief work  history:  Joined in 1968  as apprentice vehicle mechanic. Commissioned in 1972.  Various postings  as EME officer including commanding three separate workshops and as CDEME 1  Div. Attended US Army Logistics Management College and graduated with Dip  Logistics.  Stayed on for two years as instructor. Last CO of  Adelaide Logistic Battalion.  Commanded Logistic Support Force  1995-6.  Attended Australian College of Defence and Strategic Studies  - 1997 Posted as Director Joint Logistics Operations and Plans HQ  Strategic Command.  Discharged Jan 1999.  Worked for 4 years  for WorkCover QLD as a Area Service Officer investigating fraudulant claims  and as Statutory Claims Manager Southport Office. Started logistic consultancy  and worked for an importer of fine furniture for two years.  Worked for  geothermal exploration company near Innamincka as remote locality logistic  officer for two years.  Commenced with DLTP in March 2010 on a five year  DA50 agreement.

  • Key  Qualifications: Fellow  ACDSS; Grad Dip Management (C&SC); Grad Dip Logistics  (USALMC)
  • Family  Circumstances:   I am  married to Robyn.  Between us we have four children and seven grand  children.  Our son Jason is a LCDR in RAN and is currently posted to  Washington DC