Resumé

Education

  • Bachelor of Business (Banking & Finance)
    Queensland University of Technology 
    2006
  • Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning)
    Mentor Education 
    2006

Professional Experience

  • Credit Administrator Lowes Petroleum Service 

    Responsible for the trade credit application process, and have autonomy to assess and approve credit limits up to $25,000.

    • Deal in excess of 100 applications per month.
    • Assess applications for complicated corporate structures.
    • Reduced time from application to account opening from 14 to 6 days.

    2018
  • Proprietor Everyday Publishing

    Published e-commerce websites and content for small businesses and specialised in providing marketing metrics and other strategic insights.

    • Increased a Country Club's member engagement by more than 170%.
    • Helped a restaurant to refine its menu based on their online audience behaviour.
    • Prepared the launch of the #365RedFaces movement for a national television audience.

    2013
    2018
  • Business Administration Manager Insight Accounting & Finance 

    I was hired to aid the partnership with the internal accounting and management reporting. Three regional offices presented unique challenges in managing staff, and work flow across the firm.

    • Responsible for firm wide administration such as payroll, accounting, and reporting.
    • Added the extra challenges of implementing new IT networks with 3rd party suppliers.
    • Aided in the peaceful resolution of the partnership dissolution in 2016.

    2011
    2016
  • Financial Planner WB Financial 

    I helped people to build and grow their wealth through carefully planned double gearing strategies. I brought together seemingly irrelevant data to build a picture of a client's needs.

    • Handled the maintenance and periodic review of a book of mid-high net worth clients.
    • Helped implement the launch of separately managed funds on their introduction.
    • Generated new business through life insurance channels.

    2006
    2009

Community Engagement

  • Goondiwindi Toastmasters 
    Vice President (Membership)
    2020
  • Goondiwindi Toastmasters 
    Vice President (Education)
    2018
    2019
  • Goondiwindi Chamber of Commerce 
    Treasurer & Bookkeeper
    2016
    2018
  • Northern Nomads Toastmasters 
    Vice President (Education)
    2016
    2018
  • Goondiwindi Toastmasters 
    President
    2017
    2018
  • MacIntyre Lodge 
    Director of Ceremonies
    2017
    2018
  • Goondiwindi Toastmasters 
    Vice President (Public Relations)
    2016
    2017
  • MacIntyre Aero Club 
    Secretary & Treasurer
    2011
    2016
  • Goondiwindi Toastmasters 
    President
    2013
    2016
  • MacIntyre Lodge 
    Worshipful Master
    2014
    2016
  • Toastmasters International, District 69, Western Division 
    Division Director
    2015
    2016
  • Toastmasters International, Distrcit 69, Area 1 
    Area Governor
    2014
    2015

Other Noteworthy Skills

  • I hold a private pilot's licence and class 2 medical
  • I'm an avid public speaker and presenter with experience presenting to large and small audiences.
  • I also contribute to open-source community software projects in both low-level compiled languages and high-level scripted languages.