Tim was born in Ballarat and grew up on a small cattle farm in Bungaree before moving to Monash University Residence where he completed a Bachelor of Science majoring in astrophysics.

He currently works in data entry, supervision and offshore training for a clinical lab in Dandenong while completing his second degree – a Bachelor of Information Technology. Tim has been a member of the Monash University Radio Station since late 2017, first as the director of programming and currently as secretary.