Year Commenced Refereeing:
Years on NMOT:
Bachelor of Arts
Profession outside of refereeing:
Human Resources / Capability Development
Interests outside of refereeing:
Time with family and cycling
Rugby Playing History:
1995 Schoolboy Scholarship Referee, 1999 ACT 1st Grade / 2004 Brisbane 1st Grade / 2005 Sydney 1st Grade, 2005 Super Rugby Assistant Referee, 2005-08 iRB Sevens Circuit, 2007 iRB U19 RWC, 2009 Test Samoa v PNG, 2009-10 Perth 1st Grade Grand Finals.
What got you into refereeing?
Playing at school, club and state just wasn’t enough rugby so I took up the whistle as well. Injuries in my final year of school shifted my focus to refereeing.
Best on-field moment(s)
Ireland v Scotland U19 @ Ravenhill
Wellington iRB 7s
Syd University v Norths Friday night Shute Shield
Samoa v PNG test match.
Best off-field moment(s)
2005 - First trip to South Africa to AR for Youngy and Stu
2007 - TMO Super Rugby Semi-final at Loftus (with a team of 4 Aussie refs)
2013 - Ref Coach National U16 Championships
Funniest refereeing moment
National U16 Championships, Ballina…
Best refereeing advice you have ever been given?
Why manage on-field any different than you do in the office?