Jamie has been a self-employed shearing contractor for 15 years now and has sheared alpacas in 8 countries. He is planning a career change from this physically demanding career, so he is also studying for a degree in Psychology.

Jamie started his working life in the Southern Highlands and now lives in Koonawarra.

Jamie is committed to sustainability across the the fields of energy production, environment, and employment. Wollongong has the resources and expertise for scientific innovation. Our community could be a world leader in  renewable energy solutions, while sustaining our fantastic local natural environment.