Peter received his BA in Physics from Carleton College and his MAT in Science Education from Cornell University. He was Microcomputer Center Coordinator for the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine for five years before returning to Oregon in 2001. Prior to joining the UO Libraries staff, he was a senior field tech for the Beaverton School District for seven years. Peter served as the Technology Services Manager at the Portland Library & Learning Commons in the White Stag Block from June 2008 to February 2017. He currently works for CMET. He serves on the planning committee of the Northwest Academic Computing Consortium's annual IT Roundtable and is the co-chair of the Oregon caucus of the Northwest Managers of Educational Technology organization.