A proud Yuwallaraay man, Jeff’s passion has been in working to support Indigenous Australians. Amongst his many roles, he has played a pivotal role for the highly successful Clontarf Foundation, which exists to improve the life outcomes of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young men.
Jeff is also a former school teacher, coach and professional Rugby League player having played for the St.George Illawarra Dragons in the NRL and in the UK for 15 seasons.
A loving husband and father of four, Jeff has had his own unique challenges raising a severely Autistic son.
Jeff is also a mentor for The Change Room – a program that uniquely inspires the everyday person to elevate their wellbeing. Jeff inspires people and audiences by passing on some of the wisdom and knowledge from his culture that enabled Indigenous Australians to live in harmony with the land for tens of thousands of years. These timeless practices have stood the test of time and are sure to have an impact to those who want to listen.