Peter’s Resume


1997-present    Practicing Mediator, commercial and family dispute
2011-present    Trustee, Islands Trust
2006-2010         Instructor, School of Business, University of the Fraser Valley
1996-2005         CFO, Vancouver Museum and Vancouver Maritime Museum
1996-2005         Executive Director, B.C. International Commercial Arbitration Centre
1977-1996         Director of Administration, Bull Houser & Tupper, Barristers & Solicitors
1970-1977         Public practice, Price Waterhouse & Co. Chartered Accountants, Vancouver, B.C.


B.A. Economic Geography, University of British Columbia, 1971
Chartered Accountant, ICABC, 1976
Certified Mediator, MDABC, 1997
Chartered Mediator, BCAMI
Certified Family Mediator, FMC

Volunteer history

Salt Spring Island

Board member, Lady Minto Hospital Foundation, Salt Spring Island
Board member, Community Theatre, Salt Spring Island
Member, Salt Spring Sailing Club, Salt Spring Island
Member, All Saints Anglican Church, Salt Spring Island
Salt Spring Island Conservancy
Economic Development Commission
Chamber of Commerce
Instructor, Community Education
Emergency leader, POD
Soup’s On


Treasurer, Developmental Disabilities Association
Treasurer and Rear Commodore, Royal Vancouver Yacht Club
Vancouver Home Hospice Society
Treasurer, Mediation Development Association of B.C.
Treasurer, Collaborative Divorce and Separation Association
Board member, UNICEF Canada (B.C.)


  • English (100%)
  • Spanish (90%)
  • French (60%)