Inspector-General for Emergency Management Tony Pearce has welcomed his appointment to Chair of the Emergency Services Foundation (External link) as it continues to assist Victoria’s emergency management sector to identify ways to address the occurrence and health impacts of mental injury.

In taking over this role Tony, acknowledged the leadership provided by Patrick Kidd OBE OAM since he commenced in the position of Chair in September 2019.

Since his association from 1999, Tony has seen the outcomes of the good work done by the former Emergency Services Foundation and its Board. His intention is to assist the new organisation to take the next step in its journey to achieve its new strategic focus with an emphasis on becoming even more inclusive than it is now.

Read Tony's message on his new appointment at (External link)