Committee Biographies

His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret'd)
Governor of New South Wales
Patron-in-Chief
John Sanderson, AC
Patron
Geraldine Doogue, AO
Patron
Andrew Colvin, APM, OAM
Patron
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.