Length of Service on the Board – From March 2012
Peter was born in Adelaide, South Australia and moved to the United Kingdom in 2004 to a role at Doncaster as Director of Development.
Peter has over 20 years Local Government experience, initially in economics and financial management before moving into strategy and urban development. Prior to moving to Doncaster, Peter held a number of executive positions in the City of Woodville, City of Charles Sturt and City of Adelaide before moving to Doncaster.
He has qualifications in Human Resources, Economics, and Accounting and has completed a Masters Degree in Business Administration.
In Adelaide Peter was responsible for numerous multi-million dollar re-development projects, including inner city housing, public infrastructure, and public realm projects, designed to increase population, visitation, employment and the number of international students in Adelaide. He also led the development of Adelaide’s first Digital Precinct.
Peter’s current role at Doncaster is Director of Regeneration and Environment. He is responsible for the delivery of Doncaster’s exciting regeneration programme; including the new stadium, racecourse redevelopment, Civic and Cultural Quarter and the Waterfront redevelopment. He is also responsible for housing, development and planning, planning policy, inward investment, highways and transport, street scene, environment and trading services.
As part of his former role in Adelaide, Peter was involved in numerous boards such as economic development, exporting, environmental management, social development, transport planning and city development. Peter is currently a member of the Enterprising Doncaster Board and Digital Region Limited Boards.
Peter lives in Doncaster with his partner and 2 children. He enjoys walking, golf, travelling, good wine and food, reading and watching sport.