• Born in Queensland but raised on the Coffs Coast.
  • Trained at the University of Sydney, completing a Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree in 1994.
  • Prior to that, completed a Bachelor of Physical & Health Education degree in 1984.
  • Worked in several physiotherapy practices in Sydney servicing major sporting teams. Moved to Albury in 1996, taking up the position of Head of Physiotherapy at the Australian Army Logistics Training Centre.
  • Returned to Coffs Harbour in early 2006 and worked in private practice before becoming principal of Park Beach Physio in January 2010.
  • Involvement as a treating physiotherapist with multiple sporting disciplines including First Grade Rugby Union, Netball and Karate.
  • Special interests in low back pain including post surgical rehabilitation, exercise rehabilitation for chronic pain sufferers, lower limb pain/orthotic prescription, rehabilitation and performance optimisation following sporting injuries.
  • Has a keen interest in sports, particularly surfing, swimming, tennis and skiing.