Peter Hutton

Chair

Peter began his working life as an accountant working in insolvency and small business management with Coopers & Lybrand (now PWC). With a passion for education reform, Peter moved into teaching Economics, Accounting and Business Management, and over the next 25 years built a leadership career in schools, culminating in his role as Principal of Templestowe College, Victoria. In 2018, drawing on the latest research and his unique experiences at creating and leading one of the most innovative schools in Australia, Peter formed the Future Schools Alliance (FSA).

Internationally recognised as a leader in Innovative Education and Transformation, Peter is an experienced keynote speaker at conferences, has featured on ’60 minutes’ and is a regular panelist on ‘The Project’ and ‘The Drum’. His TedX presentation has been viewed over 300,000 times.