Paul is the CEO of The Moreland Energy Foundation (MEFL). He worked with Moreland City Council as its Conservation Coordinator from 1997 to 1999 and served on the MEFL Board as a community representative from 2001 until 2004.
From 1999 until the end of 2006 Paul worked with the Sustainable Energy Authority Victoria (SEAV) and its successor, Sustainability Victoria (SV) with the initial responsibility of developing a local government program to expand local energy conservation and support for renewables. He participated in the leadership and development of SEAV and SV as a significant contributor to local sustainable energy programs. During his time at SEAV and SV Paul also worked with MEFL on a range of projects and collaborated closely with the two previous MEFL CEOs.