Tony was involved with Committee for Ballarat and LBWR from 2007 to 2018 because of his strong commitment to the future of Ballarat and the region and the importance of community leadership in that future.
Joining Committee as a Community member, Tony was a member of many of Committee’s project teams over those 12 years as well as an LBWR learning partner.
From 2009 to 2012, Tony stepped up to the role Chair of Committee and served in the position with distinction. After that time, he became a member of the LBWR Committee and had a strong mentoring role with participants and the Executive Officer. He was also instrumental in Committee for Ballarat piloting the Young Adult Empowerment program for disadvantaged youth.