Dr Craig graduated from Massey University in 1984. He worked for 4 years in small animal emergency medicine in New Zealand.
Craig has traveled the world working in Africa, England, Scotland, Ireland, Denmark, and Germany and met his wife Leanne during this time.
He is a keen bushwalker and likes spending his time with his 2 dogs, 2 cats, 3 birds, 2 fish, and a bird-eating spider.
Craig is a current member of the Queensland Rural Fire Service (QRFS). His service was recognised this year with the 15-year National Service medal.