EXPERIENCE / SKILLS
Web and Graphic Design, Computer Training, Computer-Aided Design and 3D Solid Modelling, Financial Management, Marketing Channels, Small Business Management, Personal Development
David "John" Fredericks is a Toowoomba technology entrepreneur and philanthropist. Born in 1968, raised and educated in the Garden City, he gives tirelessly of his time to helping the city's senior citizens learn basic computer literacy and internet skills.
Dave is also a co-founder of Fredtech Aerospace, an engineering design consultancy working to create 3D solid models of spacecraft and launch vehicles for future manufacture and launch into space.
In his travels he has met with some famous people, including astronauts Neil Armstrong and Andy Thomas, former prime minister Bob Hawke, former premier Campbell Newman, and a number of Toowoomba Regional Councillors.
Dave is a proud feminist and for a long time an advocate for the empowerment of women. He also is passionate about animal welfare and is a member of the Arms Control Association and Australian Red Cross, to name a few organisations.