Former captain of the ACT Brumbies of the Super Rugby who also made 16 Test appearances for the Australian national rugby union team. At one point in his amateur career, he played for Oxford University RFC.
He was educated at Downlands College in Toowoomba.
After his playing career was over, he became an executive in the Australian Rugby Union. He became CEO of Retire Australia in May 2019.
He grew up in Queensland, Australia. He has a pet french bulldog.
He played alongside Owen Finegan on the Brumbies. He has a pet french bulldog.