For several years, Roger was the Co-Chair of Our Lady of the Way North Sydney Parish Council. He is a director of the St John’s College Foundation, University of Sydney.
He also works as a volunteer in the Outreach Programme of the Matthew Talbot Hostel, Wooloomooloo.
Until his retirement, Roger held senior legal and commodity marketing positions In CSR Ltd and the Australian Sugar Industry.
He was also for several years an industry advisor to the Australian Government in various international trade agreement negotiations.