Peter Wright, FACHPER (President)
Former school principal, current School Sport Victoria board member
Peter has been a member and advocate of ACHPER and the HPE community for many years. He commenced his career as a physical education (PE) teacher and retired after 8 years as Principal of Koonung Secondary College. Peter is also a member of the School Sport Victoria Board.
Assoc. Professor Amanda Mooney, PhD, FACHPER (Vice President)
Assoc. Head of School (Teaching & Learning), Assoc. Professor of Education (HPE), Deakin University
Following a decade’s experience of teaching HPE in secondary schools, Amanda’s experience in the tertiary sector provides a valuable standpoint from which to best support connections between ACHPER, school and tertiary sectors.
Paula Parkin, MACHPER
Secondary Teacher, Luther College
Paula is passionate about the need for quality HPE in our schools. Paula has taught in several Victorian schools, from Foundation to Year 12; in Tertiary institutions and is a previous ACHPER Victoria Staff Member.
Chloe Dew, MACHPER
Primary Teacher, Black Hill Primary School
Inspired by her Year 9 PE teacher, Chloe committed to a career as a PE teacher and educator. By encouraging students to focus on their individual performances, this teacher changed Chloe’s perspective and motivated her to believe in herself and her abilities.