Rob has been teaching in the arboricultural programme at Wintec since 1996. Prior to that he worked for 20 years as an arborist throughout the world (mainly London). Rob has a wide experience of many aspects of arboriculture and has spoken at international conferences on tree hazard assessments methods and on the cataloguing of New Zealand‘s notable trees.
- 2018 Ron Flook Award (NZ Arb)
- Member of NZArb
- Bachelor of Arts from Auckland University Diploma in Horticulture from RNZIH
- Certificate in Tree Surgery from Merrist Wood College in Britain.