Michael moved to Far North Queensland from Brisbane in 1998, and joined Cape York NRM in 2014.
He has extensive experience in the irrigation and water infrastructure industries and in conservation and land management.
Prior to joining Cape York NRM he has been a contract conservation and land mangagement trainer and assessor working in remote communities training primarily Indigenous participants.
Michael works throughout the Cape with graziers, horticulturists and local residents. His role involves assisting with property mapping, weed control, property risk assessments.
He works closely with local farmers to support them with access information to assist with making informed decisions regarding best management practices for their properties.