Representing Maltese Community Council of Victoria
Eddie is the current Chairperson of Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria (ECCV). He was previously the Chairperson of ECCV’s Drugs Task Force and Convenor of ECCV’s Health Policy Sub-committee. He served in the Victorian Parliament from 1983 to 1999 covering Health, Industrial Relations, Work Cover and Multicultural Affairs. Eddie has a background in Occupational Health where he supported policy and programs enabling culturally diverse communities to respond to the drug and alcohol challenge.
He is a former director at Hepatitis Victoria and a former director and life member at Star Health Community Health Service. Eddie has been prominent in lobbing governments to communicate with and respond to the Covid 19 challenges for Multicultural Communities.