|Doug was born at Collarenebri on 15/11/65 and is a descendent of the Kamilaroi tribe. He has lived in the Newcastle area for 24 years.
Doug has good family values and strong work ethics, knowledge of the local community, owner/Member of local building company. Doug is a member of A.H.O advisory panel and a member of the Awabakal Co-op and LALC.
He is strong believer in economical development as the cornerstone to Indigenous Australians future along with education and training.
Doug has been a Member of Yarnteen since January 1999.