Peak trainers are highly skilled and experienced professionals with years of practice and training experience in their field.
Senior Advisor, Trainer
Donna Neilson brings over two decades of working in local government to Peak Services. With a background in law and many years as a councillor, she has an in depth knowledge of the legislation and workings of councils.
Media & Communications Consultant
Kim Skubris is an experienced journalist with over 25 years working in both Australia and overseas. Kim has reported on some of Australia’s biggest stories at home, and abroad, from natural disasters to war zones.
Senior Advisor, Asset Management
Randall Scott joined Peak Services in 2015 to lead our specialist asset management team. He is an industry leader with more than 40 years of delivering solutions for local government.
Trainer, Managed Services
Neale Price has had a wide ranging career across the Training, Education, Finance, Agribusiness, Research and Development, Project and Program Management industry sectors for the last 35 years.
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Trainer, Managed Services
Jennifer Roughan has over 30 years experience as a planner. During her career, she has worked across local and state government and the private sector and understands the planning and development system end to end.
Ken Golden has over 25 years’ experience in Work, Health and Safety and developing, designing and delivering safety programs, who provides a down-to-earth delivery style and uses easy-to-understand practical examples to transfer learning to his participants.
Senior Advisor, Training
Dr Tim Baker is an experienced consultant with over 18 years working with senior executives and mid-level managers in both the public and private sectors.
Gregory Lamey is a former detective inspector in the NSW Police Force. He has worked in both Sydney metropolitan and country/remote areas of NSW. As a senior detective, he was responsible for major criminal and administrative investigations, leadership of many strike forces and the training of investigators.
Trainer, Short Courses
Gerald Pauschamann has delivered dynamic presentations to the corporate world, in countries including the United States of America, Canada, Fiji, New Zealand, PNG, Honiara and Malaysia.
David Mullins has an extensive background in banking and finance, having worked in various roles in general and private client banking. Prior to retiring from full time employment, David worked for a Queensland State Government authority that provides lending, investment and financial advice to the Queensland State government, its agencies and statutory
Jack Coad is a Senior PC applications trainer having begun training in computing systems in 1980. Jack was a serving member of the RAAF in the CSD [Computing Services Division] and was responsible for all training for computer operators and electronic data processing operators.
John Curran is an experienced senior executive and former Chief Executive Officer. With an early background in accounting, he is experienced in the areas of financial sustainability, debt structuring and interest rate risk management.
Joel Hillier is Peak’s Procurement Trainer, and one of five Accredited Trainers for CIPS Australasia. For over 15 years, he has trained hundreds of professionals across multiple industries in more than 100 training sessions across Australia.
Louise Hainey has over 22 years’ experience within the animal industry, including 10 years in Animal Management with local government, bringing an understanding of animal related issues in local government to her role as a trainer within the Peak Services team.
Lisa Harrison is passionate about media, communications technology and relationships and is referred to as a Digital Sociologist. She holds a degree with distinction in media and communications from Queensland University of Technology and has been actively involved in media for all of her career.
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Senior Facilitator and Consultant
Tony Holmes expertise lies in helping people go from the knowing to the doing, while readily transferring new knowledge and skills into today's dynamic workplaces.
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WHS - First Aid Trainer
Jason Crandon is a multi-skilled, hardworking and efficient worker with a proven track record of ensuring the smooth functioning and running of all training events.
Climate Risk Management
Fabian Sack brings two and a half decades of experience in sustainability capacity building to Peak Services.