After retiring from a business in Sydney Tourism, Andrew helped with the start Oz Harvest Food Rescue as a Volunteer for many years - 70+ vans now on the road saving waste Food. After 3 visits to Cambodia to help fundraise & build Tabitha Houses, plus working visits to the HOPE Centre, Andrew was appointed to the HOPE Board in 2013.
Peter was first introduced to HOPE through its founder. He visited Cambodia and the smiles and happy faces of those who had little drew him back on several visits. Peter’s entire life changed when he was offered the position as the In Country Director of HOPE’s Community Centre in Battambang, Cambodia. Those 6 years taught him more about life and himself.
Jeremy Thomas joined the HOPE Board in 2019 following on from his tremendous contribution as the founder of the HIRO4HOPE annual Bike ride. The 'HIRO Ride' has been running now for almost a decade and has grown to be one of HOPE's primary funding sources. When not riding or organising bike rides, he is a successful IT Executive who has spent more that 20+ years, both in Australia and Asia in Senior Leadership, Sales, Business Development and Strategy roles. He is currently the Managing Director of a new tech startup call TelcoDR based out of Austin Texas, USA. Additionally, Jeremy has recently under taken to read his Master's Degree in International Finance. When not keeping his hectic corporate schedule or out on his bike training, he is happily married with four children of his own. He and his wife Liz, now reside in Bowral, NSW where he says, 'there are plenty of hills for training'.