Born in 1954 in Adelaide, the only son of Lyle and Phyllis, Geoff is the second born of four children. Geoff is the fourth generation grazier of Roseberth station.
Geoff attended primary school to year four by correspondence and then went off to board at the Scotch College in Melbourne to complete year 12.
He then returned to Roseberth, took over the management of Roseberth station in 1991, following his father’s retirement and has been there ever since.
Geoff is married to wife Bev and they have two sons Kerry and Steven.
This is his seventh term as councillor, commencing in 1980, and in this time he did two terms as Deputy Mayor.