Dr Peter Lind was appointed to the AITSL Board on 17 June 2018.

As registrar of the Teachers Registration Board of South Australia since 2014, Dr Peter Lind brings a wealth of practical and academic experience throughout the education sector. He was previously director of the New Zealand Teachers Council and director of Teacher Education at Massey University of New Zealand. Peter started his career as a teacher, primary school principal and university lecturer.

Peter has a wealth of international experience, including advising the UNESCO’s International Task Force on Teachers for Education in 2017, and is a member of an expert panel that reviewed the teacher registration standards for Saudi Arabia in 2016. Peter is also a key member of the International Forum of Teacher Registration Authorities (IFTRA) and was on the steering committee planning its biennial meeting in Dublin, Ireland in June 2016 and is in a similar role for the IFTRA conference to be held in Wellington, New Zealand in 2018.