Mike is the consulting officer for South Auckland.
Mike is from a sheep and beef farm and gained a Bachelor of Agriculture from Massey University. Prior to working for DairyNZ, he farmed in the lower North Island and worked in agricultural/horticultural merchandise sales (New Zealand and Australia).
For the last 24 years he has worked for DairyNZ and its predecessor companies as a Consulting Officer on the West Coast and Waikato (10yrs) and 14 years working in the environmental area on a range of projects, most recently Sustainable Milk Plans and Healthy Rivers plan change.
His goal is to continue serving the rural sector by improving productivity, profitability and environmental performance of farmers and agribusiness professionals.