Who I am:
- Member of Parliament for Northland
- New Zealand National Party - Member of the Candidates College, year 2011.
Branch Chair (Mangonui) Policy Chair (Northland) Policy committee (Northern Region)
Vacated positions prior to candidate nomination.
- Founder and former managing director of MethCon Group Ltd
- Winner of a Sir Peter Blake Emerging Leader award and New Zealand Toastmasters Community Leadership award
- Previous employment with New Zealand Police, Royal New Zealand Navy and within the dairy sector
- National and international media experience as commentator and public speaker
- Father of three involved in local community having previous roles in school board of trustees, sports coaching, community activities and voluntary organisations.
- Proud Northlander and Coopers Beach resident
- Partner of Sandra Mickell, with a blended family of 6 children.