Committee Biographies

His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret'd)
Governor of New South Wales
John Sanderson, AC
Geraldine Doogue, AO
Andrew Colvin, APM, OAM
Matina Jewell
APMP Ambassador
Chairman Vice Chairman Treasurer Secretary
Project Adviser National Office Staff Web & Info Technology Canberra Coord
ADF Representative AFP Representative APPVA Representative UNOPAA Representative
UNAA Representative RSL Representative

Air Vice-Marshal Peter Yates, AM, CSC, ADF Representative

Peter Gates

Air Vice-Marshal Peter Yates joined the Royal Australian Air Force in January 1983 and graduated in December 1986 with a Bachelor of Engineering in the Aeronautical category from RMIT.

AVM Yates has enjoyed a range of maintenance and sustainment related postings on RAAF C130 Hercules, B707, RNZAF A4 Skyhawk and P3 Orion fleets. He is a past Director of Aerospace Engineering, Officer Commanding of Maritime Patrol System Program Office and Director General of Logistics - Air Force.

Peter was promoted to Air Vice-Marshal and appointed as Program Manager for Defence's Enterprise Resource and Planning Program in August 2016. He joined the APMC as Defence Representative in October 2016.