Marc commenced his real estate career in July 1996, and became a licensed Real Estate Agent and Stock & Station Agent in 2001 and is a registered Auctioneer. He was the Principal at Peppertree Real Estate from March 2002 to July 2007. Having worked on the Sovereign Hills development from August 2007 until 2012. He brings a sound knowledge of all matters real estate and development. Before real estate Marc was a farming contractor in the vineyards around Mudgee. Marc has been married to Margaret for 22 years and they have 3 children and 4 grandchildren. Coaching rugby union is another of Marc’s passions, coaching the Port Macquarie Pirates to 2 successive grand finals in the Mid North Coast competition and has been named as the inaugural coach of the new Wauchope Thunder Rugby Club set to play in the MNC competition for the first time in 2015.