Peter Stephenson

Communications Coordinator

Peter is an experienced consultant having delivered projects for state and local governments and not-for-profit organisations in health and community services. He has more than twenty years’ experience in senior roles in health and community services, higher education and local government including a decade as a local government councillor (twice Mayor).

A skilled and experienced facilitator, Peter has worked with a range of organisations towards achieving strategic goals, resolving pressing issues and implementing quality improvement programs.

Peter brings broad life experience to his role at Thirrili: his CV includes trade training in engineering, service as a soldier in the Australian Army, a decade working as a youth worker in juvenile justice and homelessness services, stints as a lecturer and tutor and several years as a part-time speechwriter. Most recently, he worked as an advisor to the Victorian government.