A Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer on Boeing 737s and L-382/C-130s under the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) and an Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic under the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). He served 10 years in the South African Air Force where he acquired more love of aviation. Has served as a board member for GFPA (Girl Fly Program Africa). Previously employed by Safair Operations Pty Ltd. Currently studying towards his PPL. A member of EAA (Experimental Aircraft Association).