As Director of PeakCare Services, Tom is responsible for leading the delivery of PeakCare’s strategic priorities and ensuring the efficient and effective delivery of all operational activities. Tom is also responsible for the provision of specialist expert advice on legislative, policy, program, practice trends and issues concerning child protection and the family support sectors.
Tom’s expertise includes the intersection of child protection with related service systems including youth justice, early childhood education and care, education health and housing.
Tom joined PeakCare in February 2021, bringing more than 10 years’ experience as a respected Senior Manager and Director in the Human and Social Services and Information and Communication Technology sectors. He has a strong reputation and record of leadership achievements through the delivery of nationally significant and critical programs and projects including the Queensland’s Government’s participation in the National Redress Scheme, NDIS Worker Screening, and the implementation of contemporary systems and practices that have reshaped the delivery of child protection and youth justice services in Queensland.
Tom has a Master of Social Work, a Bachelor of Science with dual majors in Biomedical Science and Neuroscience, and is an accredited Program, Project, and Change Manager.