Grant has been an active resident of Northbridge since 1986 and as NPA committee member since September 2008. Main interests have been traffic & parking, natural and built environment and heritage.
Grant is married to Sue and together raised their three children, now adults and living elsewhere. They attended St Marks Preschool, Northbridge PS and local public High Schools. With the children’s sports, Grant has been a regular supporter, soccer coach, manager and age coordinator, soccer referee, baseball umpire, cricket scorer, basketball manager and now is often seen exercising an active tan kelpie cross dog a couple of times a day around Northbridge.
Grant continues to be involved with St Marks Church Northbridge and through them is an accredited SRE teacher at Northbridge PS, long time committee member of Northbridge Combined Churches and each November runs “Joy through Toys”; Coordinator of an annual Northbridge Clean-up Australia site; is an accredited Football NSW referee and also volunteer referee liaison officer with Northbridge Football Club.
Grant has Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and Master of Business Administration degrees, was employed for 23 years as an engineer in the State Public Sector and as Consultant for 23 years – the last 20 years continuing in his own small company based in Northbridge.