• 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.