Craig is currently the Economic Development Officer at Temora Shire Council, a board member of the Riverina Regional Tourism, and Chair of the Taste Riverina Committee . He grew up on a broadacre farm in Temora and obtained a degree in Business and Hotel Management from the Australian International Hotel School in Canberra.

Craig gained much of his experience in a range of marketing, events and project management roles during 14 years living in the United Kingdom. Since returning to the Riverina in 2013 Craig has been involved in a range of initiatives that promote local food, including establishing the Temora Food Network.