Nathan operates a family farm with his wife and two children at Paloona on the Forth River, producing processing potatoes and store calves for the local fattening market.
He also currently works as a part time agricultural trainer for TasTAFE. He has been active in farmer representation and advocacy for some time, having been a member of the Rural Business Tasmania Board, Rural Industries Training and Education (RITE) Board
and Proactive Agricultural Safety and Systems (PASS) Board. Nathan is currently a member of the Safe Farming Tasmania Reference Group, Australian Dairy Farmers People and Human Capacity Policy and Advisory Group,
TFGA Vegetable Council and TFGA Wildlife Policing and Firearms Committee. He was also a member of the Dairy Australia Farm Safety Kit steering and development team.
Nathan also holds a Master’s in Business as well as Diploma qualifications in Safety, Human Resources and Project Management