Harry Peeters is the Executive Officer for the Western Abalone Divers Association. He has held that position since December 2002. Harry came to this role late in life following senior management and director roles in a variety of public service entities. Harry has used this previous corporate experience representing the abalone industry in both state and national organisations. Harry has a passion for ensuring that oral and documentary history is preserved for future generations. Harry has co authored and published a number of scientific papers about abalone management and has led numerous abalone research projects.