Highly qualified with 20 years expertise in project management, experiment design, clinical trials, technical services, data analysis, epidemiology and writing technical and scientific reports. Experienced in project management, financial/risk assessment, research program development and implementing solution-orientated approaches to product development and pastoral livestock performance within Australia. Develops and undertakes animal health projects to promote optimal farming and productivity results. Customer-focused with a high level of communication across all levels, and an ability to build and sustain strong networking and internal contacts to achieve objectives and goals.
Key Skills: Animal health project management, Experimental design, Clinical trials, Data analysis, Epidemiology, Research program development, Scientific report writing.
Highly experienced in dairy farming, farm management and animal husbandry. Extensive background as farm advisor and consultant for both dairy and beef enterprises, in the fields of animal health, reproduction, ruminant nutrition, farm development, agronomic advice and staff management. Delivering training programs for farmers and advisors in the dairy industry. Providing support for staff training and developing protocols and structure for improving staff management. Delivering consulting and training programs as part of CowSignals program in NSW, QLD and Tasmania. Contributed in collaborative research program with universities, DPIs, MLA and dairy Australia.
Key Skills: Farm management, Animal health, Mastitis, Animal husbandry, Reproduction, Staff training.