​Peter Chapman was educated at Marist College Ashgrove, The Queensland University of Technology and the Australian Catholic University in Sydney. As an educator across Queensland and New South Wales he was Principal of St Joseph’s College, Gregory Terrace and St Patrick’s College at Shorncliffe in Brisbane.

Peter is currently the Regional Director of Edmund Rice Education Australia in Queensland (Northern Region) that conducts a number of mainstream schools, Flexible Learning Centres and a Child Care Centre across the State.

Peter has a passion for the teaching and learning and the school improvement agenda that is topical and firmly part of the contemporary educational agenda. Complementing the educational agenda in schools, Peter has also been actively involved in the development of the role Campus Ministry plays in the mission of Catholic Schools.