Trees, plants and soil a passion since early boyhood. Environment and sustainable planet a lifelong focus in education and vocation. Commitment to community engagement throughout, and in the last twenty years helping to grow City Farm from 1995 – securing a 40 year lease, project managing the City Farm Cafe and building/ site upgrades. On the Board and numerous committees of Trillion Trees from 1998 to 2008 including Honorary General Manager through the implementation of the GST. Awarded Honorary Life Membership in 2006. In 2014 returned to take on the role of President of the Society, and I continue to embrace the principles of Earthcare, Peoplecare and Surplus share, and promoting the advancement of tree planting in Western Australia.