Mike has served on the Board of Parkinson’s Australia for 5 years and Parkinson’s Tasmania for 15 years. A Chartered Accountant with a Bachelor Degree in Economics, he spent a majority of his working life as a Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary at (but not limited to) the Tasmanian Government Insurance Office and Hobart Ports Corporation.
Although now retired, he remains very busy. As well as volunteering in the Parkinson’s community, he also offers his time to Rotary International, which commenced 45 years ago with the Rotary Club of Kingston and has led on to many other roles, some still being carried out today. His service to the community awarded him the Order of Australia Medal in 2018.
Mike is married to Jill and they have two grown up sons with three grand children.