Tim is a College Old Boy and is currently the Marketing Manager at Ara Institute of Canterbury Limited. He has a broad strategic and commercial background founded on a Commerce degree from the University of Canterbury and started his career in Accounting, working in Australia and the United Kingdom. During his time overseas Tim moved into marketing. He has held senior marketing roles for many well-known organisations both in the UK and NZ since his return, including AMI, Meridian Energy, Airways NZ and Seequent. He was previously a long-standing board member of Netball Mainland, incorporating the Tactix ANZ Premiership team, and is a current board member of Southern Zone Rugby League.