Roger is a newcomer to Eastern FM having joined in late 2014. He retired from his full time job with the ABC's Radio Australia in 2013 after having worked there as a presenter, administrator and manager for 27 years. Prior to that he spent 15 years in the Netherlands where he worked for the Dutch International Service & before that spent six months in London as a freelance broadcaster.
Roger began his broadcasting career with The New Zealand Broadcasting Corporation after leaving secondary school in 1962.
After 50 years with mainstream radio Roger is delighted to be part of an enthusiastic and dedicated team of community minded broadcasters whose avowed aim is to serve listeners in the outer east.
As well as his Friday morning programme 'The Bright Side of Life', Roger is also part of the Sunday Breakfast Team.