Mr Geoffrey Pierce Simpson RFD was awarded the Order of Australia Medal (General Division) for service to veterans and their families, and to service groups.
His achievements include:
Deputy Warden, State War Memorial, Western Australia, since 2011
Responsible for the conduct of all ceremonies at the War Memorial and the Flame of Remembrance.
Member, Highgate Sub-Branch, Returned and Services League of Australia, current.
Current Member, Defence Reserves Association; Western Australian University Regiment; Royal Australian Engineers Association of Western Australia. Coordinator, Western Region, Rotary Leadership Institute, since 2013.
Trustee, Royal Club of West Perth, since 2012; President, 2000-2001; Bulletin Editor, 2005-2006; Vice-President and Director Club Service, 1999-2000; Director, Youth and Vocational Services, 1996-1998; Member, since 1995.
Chairman, Rotary Foundation Committee, Rotary District 9455, 2013-2016; Director, Training and Leadership Development, 2010-2013; Information Officer, 2013-2014.
Past District Governor, Rotary District 9450 (now merged into District 9455), 2009-2010; Governor Elect, 2008-2009; Governor Nominee, 2007-2008; District Secretary, 2007-2008; Assistant Governor, 2003-2005; Coordinator, Water, Health and Hunger Resource Group, 2005-2007.