Ken has served in the New Zealand Army (Artillery, Infantry, Special Forces, the Artillery Army Band) for more than 50 years and was a member of the Global Police Trainer Group. After retiring he has been devoted to the education industry. He has hosted and acted as a guardian for many hundreds of overseas students. Ken is held in high regard by students and schools he worked for, in particular for his superior people management, communication and customer service. He worked for the Institute of Commercial Education as Service Co-ordinator for 5 years and is highly recommended to every client. Ken is now the Service Coordinator for the Sailing New Zealand Studio.