Peter Leeson

Peter commenced with the Department of Forestry in 1980, and Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service in 2001, retiring from the Department in 2019, and is currently assisting Queensland agencies in fire investigations and investigator training. As Principal Conservation Officer, QPWS State Fire Team since 2008, Peter was the Agency representative on State and National committees including the Forest Fire Management Group, AFAC Rural and Land Management Group, the Northern Australian Fire Managers Forum, and continues to be involved in the Queensland Fire and Biodiversity Consortium and the Forestry Australia Forest Fire Management Committee.