Michael KerrMichael Kerr

Mobile: 0438 528 246

Michael is a principal of Kerr & Co Livestock founding the company in 1983. Michael is very familiar with Hamilton & the Western District, having lived here for the past 50 years. Michael is a respected member of the community, dedicated to his work, and his family. He is a very proud father of four children and grandfather of five.

Craig PertzelCraig Pertzel

Mobile: 0408 723 952
Email: craig@kerrco.com.au

Craig Pertzel joined Kerr & Co Livestock as a partner in 2002 after commencing work in the livestock industry in 1987. Craig is a passionate, dedicated and respected stockman. He is regarded as one of the state’s leading auctioneers who commands the highest respect from clients, buyers and his competitors. Craig is married to Sue and they have three great children, Maddie, Jack & Emily.

Andrew GunnAndrew Gunn

Mobile: 0409 329 316
Email: andrewgunn@kerrco.com.au

Andrew was raised on the family farm in southern Tasmania. He started his career with Webster Limited in Tasmania. After a number of years as a junior stockman Andrew was determined to broaden his livestock knowledge & network and joined a small privately owned stock & station agency working within the western district of Victoria. In 1997 he joined Elders and progressed through the ranks to become area & key livestock account manager for the western districts. Recently, in 2012 he took up the opportunity to join the team at Kerr & Co Livestock. His main commitment is to provide clients with a high level of professional service and to develop ongoing business relationships with clients.

Shaun MansbridgeShaun Mansbridge

Mobile: 0400 428 844
Email: shaun@kerrco.com.au

Shaun returned home to Hamilton and joined the Kerr & Co Livestock team in September 2010, after working in the livestock industry in Glen Innes, NSW. He has spent his whole life around livestock, so it was a natural progression to become a stock agent. The management team at Kerr & Co regard Shaun as our “quiet achiever”, an accomplished drafter and assessor of livestock. Outside of work, Shaun is a family man, with four girls in his house and just two boys.

Nick KealyNick Kealy

Phone: 03 5572 2633
Mobile: 0417 545 359
Email: nick@kerrco.com.au

Nick has joined the Kerr & Co Livestock team and is bringing a high level of professionalism to the company. After growing up on 1200 hectare property near Edenhope, he moved to Melbourne where he spent twenty years with Holden at their head office. Nick’s last ten years were spent in sales and marketing. He then decided to move back to the country for a better lifestyle with his wife and two boys. Nick’s experience and freshness will be a great asset to the team at Kerr & Co. When he isn’t at work, he can be found down at Lake Hamilton skiing, wakeboarding with his family and friends.

Jennie SparkeJennie Sparke

Phone: 03 5572 2633
Email: livestock@kerrco.com.au

Jennifer Sparke was raised on a cattle and sheep farm at Grassdale. Jennie joined the team at Kerr & Co Livestock in 2012 and prior to joining the team she worked at Glenelg Hopkins CMA for 10 years. You will always find Jennie full of enthusiasm, willing to assist and she adds that little bit of “spark” to the office. In Jennie’s own time she enjoys gardening and breeding Suffolk sheep.

Brady HicksBrady Hicks

Mobile: 0419 776 606
Email: brady@kerrco.com.au

Brady joined our team at Kerr & Co Livestock in November 2009, at the ripe old age of 17. Brady has always wanted to be a stock agent since he was 14, so joining the team at Kerr & Co has fulfilled a long held dream. In May 2013 he was promoted to a junior stockman servicing and growing a respected client base. Outside of work Brady loves his footy and by all accounts he is quite good at it!

Zak Van WegenZac Van Wegen

Mobile: 0437 243 906
Email: zac@kerrco.com.au

Zac joined the team at Kerr & Co Livestock in late 2011 as a trainee stockman. He spent his childhood growing up on the family farm which has helped him greatly within his new role at Kerr & Co. Zac has a great ability to understand the stock market and he just loves life!

Josh PepperJosh Pepper

Mobile: 0427 288 497
Email: josh@kerrco.com.au

Josh joined the Kerr & Co Livestock team in October 2016, before that he worked at another local livestock agency for 2 years. Josh grew up on a family farm in Tahara and from a young age he has always loved dealing with sheep and cattle. Outside of work Josh loves playing football with the local Hamilton side and he enjoys having a hit of cricket with Tahara.