Peter is the Coordinator Community Development at Tasmania Fire Service based in Hobart. Peter has a passion for evidence based community development in emergency management.
Peter coordinates a specialised team who develop community capacity to prevent, prepare for and respond to bushfires and fires in the home. Peter coordinates the multi-award winning Bushfire-Ready Neighbourhoods program which aims to increase shared responsibility and has a vision that ‘we all play a part- individuals, fire agencies and communities’.
Peter chairs the Tasmania Fire Service and State Emergency Service Public Information Coordination Group, which focuses on enhancing public information and communication during disasters.