REO-CEO and Founder
Peter Kenny (M.Ed, B.Ed, Dip.T)
After almost a decade in the Royal Australian Air Force as an aircraft engineer Peter focused on education majoring in both History and Music. He has attained a Diploma in Teaching, a Bachelor of Education and a Master’s in Educational Leadership.
Peter has held various leadership roles globally including Regional Manager (Asia Pacific) for the International Baccalaureate (IB), Head of Projects (Global) for the IB and in this capacity worked with organizations and agencies (UNESCO, USAID, AUSAID, UNICEF, World Vision) globally in leading recovery programs in the wake of the December 26th 2004 Tsunami disaster.
He is a former member of the IB World Head’s Council, an ACC member with Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT). In 2016 Peter was deployed by DFAT as Regional Education Specialist to UNICEF to lead an ICT project to provide access to education for Syrian Refugee Children in Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq, Egypt, Turkey and the cross-border regions of Syria.
Most recently deployed to UNESCO as Regional Education Specialist (Pacific) to support the provision of ICT in Education in response to the COVID 19 pandemic. Peter founded Reach Education Organization (REO) Limited in 2010 to create a single quality focused entity that specializes in School Design, Construction, Facility Planning, Management, Education Access and Innovation Projects, Teacher Training, and International School Establishment. Peter and his family have worked and lived in Australia, Brunei, Germany, Singapore, Hong Kong, UAE, Jordan and South Korea.