Peter Johnstone OAM
Peter Johnstone OAM has worked in senior positions at all levels of government in Australia, has been chief executive of many large public sector organisations, and director and chair of various boards in the public and not for profit sectors. He has been Secretary of a number of Victoria Government departments including Community Services, CEO for a number of local govenments, and Chair of Jesuit Social Services, VincentCare Victoria, and the Council of Catholic Social Services, and Deputy Chair of National Seniors Australia. He is currently Chair of the Council of the Jesuit Sentir Graduate College of Spiritual Formation and Chair of Catholics for Renewal Inc. Peter has pursued strongly the development of effective forms of corporate governance, project management and culture, with a focus on identification and achievement of outcomes. He believes that good governance must be outcomes oriented and values-based, and informed by the needs of clients and communities, with decisions taken as close as practicable to the people affected.