David Sinclair is a Surveyor by profession, having gained a Bachelor of Applied Science (Surveying) in 1975.
David is actively involved in the advancement of the spatial profession. He has held the position of President of the Association of Consulting Surveyors for Queensland in 1994-96, and the National body from 1996 - 1997 and again in 2007 - 2008. He concluded his second three year term as Director of the Spatial Information Business Association in 2012.
Named as Queensland's Surveyor of the Year in 1997, David was the recipient of the Institution of Surveyors Australia, Queensland Division, Harry Ward Medal. He continues to be an active member of professional body Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute.
David is currently on the Board of CSQC P/L, a joint venture between SIBA and CSNZ providing third party QA accreditation services to the spatial industry. He has been on the CSQC Board since 1998 including ten years as Chairman.
David also chairs the Program 2 Board of the Cooperative Research Centre for Spatial Information, a successful industry wide partnership and joint venture involving Australia and New Zealand.