Stephen is a Chartered Accountant with over 30 years’ experience in a full range of insolvency administrations including acting for a significant agricultural and business client base.
Having resigned as Chairman and an equity principal of Forsyths in 2013 he is now a Senior Consultant of the Northern New South Wales firm, Forsyths Chartered Accountants.
After moving to the Southern Highlands in 2014 with his wife, Stephen quickly became integrated into the community and is now involved with numerous local organisations and events.
Stephen was appointed a Director of the Bowral Co-op Trading Limited in 2016 then was appointed a Director of the Bowral Co-op Limited in 2017. His experience with agricultural and business clients has given him a keen understanding of management issues and the immediate needs of maintaining a strategic edge in any business.
His experience as a director and current Deputy Chairman of Tamworth Rural Limited (formerly Tamworth Co-operative Limited) for 14 years, driving the restructure and management change within that company, has proven to be invaluable in his contribution to planning the future strategic direction of the Bowral Co-op.
He is also a Director of a company that owns cattle grazing properties throughout NSW.