Stan was born in Mundubbera and went to Eagle Junction State School. He has been in the club for 2 years, although he startd in computers through the Qld Family History Group where he is now the Acquisitions Officer as well as assisting the Research Officer. He belongs to the Family Tree Maker Group. As well as family history, his hobbies are lawn bowls and ball-room dancing. He previously played drums in dance and brass bands and served National Service in the RAAF and has been interested in aircraft ever since. An electrician before his retirement, he is married to Betty, has 2 children and 5 grandchildren.