Tom Thorpe OAM

Vice Chair
(Joined Board in 1996)
Experience/Connection to AOF: Vice-Chair and an active Board Member. A member of the Selection Committee. Past experience in fund raising and in the operation of not for profit organisations.

Positions held: Director Paramount Cores and Compacts. Director of Thorpe Industries Pty Ltd. Marketing and Manufacturing Manager of VATMI Industries. Production Manager and Assistant General Manager of Northern Bright Industries.  A Founder and Director of Inner Eastern Group Training. Executive Director of IEGT. Three times Mayor of City of Box Hill.

Qualifications: Qualified Toolmaker and Tool Designer. Certificates in Industrial Management and Methods Engineering.  Past Member of Institute of Industrial Engineers (retired).

Current Role: Director of Inner Eastern Group Training, Director of IE Directions Ltd. Justice of the Peace.