Ross, together with his wife Julie and their three children, Sophie, Matt and Rebecca own a mixed farming business. Their farms are located west of Warracknabeal to Dimboola, and they also have a grazing business between Marnoo and Navarre.
A Director of ABB Grain, an ASX 100 listed company, prior to its sale to Viterra, Ross was also a board member and deputy chair of the Grains Research and Development Corporation.
He also has a passion for agriculture and growth in agricultural profitability. His long term commitments are to education and to developing skills to meet today's challenges, as well as those of the future.