A community leader with significant experience in community engagement and project management and delivery in partnership with all levels of stakeholders (Govt, Corporate and Community sectors). Identifies with social enterprise opportunities with practical understanding and experience in remote aboriginal communities and India facilitating community and philanthropic capacity building.
National President Apex Australia 1986. Life Governer of Apex 1988. Member World Service Clubs 1989, Order of Australia 2000, EY Entrepreneur of the year 2012 (Social - Central Region). KESAB Winner of United Nations Association of Australia Sustainability Education Award 2015.
John also became the WMAA SA/NT Branch President in 2018.