Qualifications: Paul completed his B App Sci (Physiotherapy) at La Trobe University in Melbourne, in 1989 and then a Grad Dip in Sports Physiotherapy at Curtin in 1994. He completed the Australian Physiotherapy Association level 3 Sports Course at the Australian Institute of Sport in 2007.

Achievements: Paul spent time working with the NT Football league, WA state swimming and WA Athletics teams prior to professional organisations such as Perth Reds rugby league and Perth Glory. From 2001 through 2020 Paul was at West Coast Eagles football club, becoming senior physiotherapist in 2002. He was involved in 4 grand finals during this period, as well as being selected as the Australian team physiotherapist in an International Rules series against Ireland. He still maintains a keen interest in football, with ongoing involvements in the South West Football League and Independent Schools Football competition in Perth.