Quentin completed a Diploma in Agricultural Science at Roseworthy Agricultural College in 1984. He spent the next 17 years running the family farm, before selling the majority of his land to pursue an accounting career.
In 2001 Quentin decided to study full time and started his Bachelor of Commerce. After a short period of "work experience" at Murray Nankivell at the end of that year he was asked to join the firm.
Quentin's roles include managing the clients in the Mallee through the visiting office in Lameroo. He also compiles business financial reports and tax return.
Quentin's daughters have moved out of home to further their studies in Adelaide however Quentin and Jeanne still like to be involved in their interests. He is involved in church activities and also likes to watch sports that he used to enjoy playing including football, tennis and basketball. Quentin still sometimes thinks of himself as a part time farmer however his property size and stock numbers keep in at hobby farm status.