Peter spent many years working in Australian Indigenous communities with the Baptist Church, and then focussed on humanitarian justice issues and partnerships through World Vision Australia. In 2015 he commenced as a Pastoral Care Coordinator at HammondCare ministering with people experiencing advanced dementia. He is working towards a PhD through the University of Aberdeen under the supervision of Professor John Swinton. His area of interest is Christian worship and the experience of dementia. Peter is an ordained minister with the Baptist Churches in NSW. He is married to Joanne. They have two adult children.