Peter began volunteering for home & school at Prince Street Elementary School in 2006. He later served as Secretary and then President of the Prince Street Home & School.
In 2008 he joined the board of the PEI Home and School Federation as Regional Director. In 2010 he was elected to the position of Secretary, in 2012 to the position of Vice-President and from 2014 to 2015 he served as the organization's President.
On behalf of PEIHSF, Peter has served on the Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development's Advisory Committee on CIT, on the Communications Subcommittee of the Kindergarten Transition Committee, and on the School Calendar Committee.
Peter lives in Charlottetown with his partner Catherine Miller and their son Oliver, who is currently attending Colonel Gray Senior High School.