- Bachelor of Science
- Associate Diploma in Computing
- Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (MAICD)
With tertiary qualifications in medical science, information technology and governance, Peter initially worked at the Royal Melbourne Hospital in infectious diseases, and then moved to the water sector where he had senior roles in water quality, industry and environmental management, research, customer service, community engagement and communications. Peter has extensive experience both as a board member and working with numerous boards.
Having also spent decades of his life in regional Victoria, Peter is acutely aware of the needs of regional communities. He is heavily involved in local community development including community health.
Peter is passionate about the vital role communities and community organisations can play in building social capital, improving overall health and wellbeing (in particular, mental health and chronic disease), and the wider acceptance of marginalised groups. He also loves spending time with his family and enjoys photography and travelling.
Memberships of Sunbury and Cobaw Community Health Subcommittees and Working Groups:
- Clinical Governance and Risk Subcommittee
- ICT Working Group
- Nominations Subcommittee
- Community Reference Group