In addition to his role as an EAA ambassador, Peter is a well respected newspaper columnist; television presenter on Fox Sports; and author of 18 best-selling books including biographies on Wallaby captain John Eales, and war heroine Nancy Wake. In 2001 and 2004 he was Australia’s biggest selling non-fiction author. He is married to Today Show co-host Lisa Wilkinson and they have three children. Peter has been appointed a Member of the Order of Australia ‘for service to literature as a biographer, sports journalist and commentator, and to the community through contributions to conservation, disability care, social welfare and sporting organisations’.
Janet is also a Board Director of Vision 2020 Australia and a Board Member of the Rio Tinto WA Future Fund; the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM); the Australian Chamber Orchestra (ACO); the Australian Major Performing Arts Group (AMPAG); and Chamber of Arts and Culture WA. She is a science graduate from the University of Western Australia and taught science for a number of years before working more closely with family business matters.