DAVID is a retired air traffic controller, flying instructor and hobby farmer.
Since moving to Esperance in 2005 he and his wife Jennifer have lived on a 109ha property just out of town, about half of which is land for wildlife. The couple were also small scale sheep breeders for several years, with a particular interest in the genetics of coloured sheep.
David is currently the treasurer of Esperance Regional Forum (ERF), the Esperance sub-regional NRM group, a founding member of the Esperance Small Land Owners Group (ESLOG) a member of the Adventureland Park Management Committee and past president of the Rotary Club of Esperance Bay.
He is also involved with numerous community organisations and has a strong interest in promoting awareness of and involvement in NRM issues in the Esperance community.