Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Greens members were supplied with tube-stock trees to be planted in memory Dr. John Kaye. John was tireless campaigner for the Greens and a frequent visitor to Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Greens meetings and events. John has supported every one of our local candidates as member of the NSW Legislative Council.
John Kaye earned a Bachelor of Engineering and a Masters in Engineering Science at the University of Melbourne, and worked as an engineer for the State Electricity Commission of Victoria.
Kaye earned a PhD from the University of California, Berkeley. He was then a postdoctoral fellow at the Australian National University, and later an academic in electrical engineering at the University of New South Wales where he specialised in sustainable energy and greenhouse issues.
John was in office from 24 March 2007 until his death on 2 May 2016.