Wellbeing of Children and Young People
Apr 16, 2021 12:30 PM
Colin Pettit, Commissioner for Children
Wellbeing of Children and Young People

Colin Pettit is the Commissioner for Children and Young People WA.  

Colin has spent his career working to improve the wellbeing of children and young people, particularly in delivering education services and programs to children and young people living in regional and remote areas of the State.

Colin has worked with children, young people, families and communities all over the State as a teacher and then principal in a number of regional schools, before holding the role of Executive Director Regional and Remote Education at the Western Australian Department of Education for three years.

Between 2010 and 2015, Colin was the Secretary of Education for the Tasmanian Department of Education. He is a former President of the Primary Principal’s Association of WA and Deputy President of the Australian Primary Principal’s Association. 

Colin is an Ambassador for Barking Gecko Theatre and the Valuing Children Initiative, the Vice Chancellor of the Children’s University WA Partnership and in February 2019 he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Education from Edith Cowan University. He is a father of three and a grandfather of three.

Perth Rotary Lunch Meeting | Mr Colin Pettit, Commissioner Children and Young People WA
"Wellbeing of Children and Young People"
The Parmelia Hilton Hotel | 14 Mill St, Perth
Friday 16th April 2021
12:15 for 12:30 pm Start
$50 per person
Tickets via Trybookings: https://www.trybooking.com/BPWPH
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