Colin graduated from the Anglo-European College of Chiropractic in 1980 as a Doctor of Chiropractic. He is registered with the GCC, a member of the British Chiropractic Association (BCA) and a Fellow of the Royal College of Chiropractors. He is a past President and Secretary of the Scottish Chiropractic Association. Colin represented Chiropractors on the government-backed “Working Backs Scotland” public information campaign, and currently represents the BCA as a regional media spokesman. In his spare time Colin enjoys nordic walking, playing the ukulele and spending time with his family.