Born Sydney, Australia. Completed a Bachelor of Design Studies, University of Queensland, Australia, 1985. Relocated to London and worked with Nicholas Grimshaw and Partners, Future Systems and Richard Rogers Partnership 1989 – 1995. UK Registered Architect 1994, in Queensland 2004 and New South Wales in 2008. Returned to Sunshine Coast, working with architects Lindsay and Kerry Clare, John Mainwaring and Gabriel Poole before working in Sydney with architect James Grose 1996 – 1997.