Peter is an experienced entrepreneur. For over 15 years, he founded, grew, and sold one business – a professional services firm, based in San Francisco, with offices in New York, Salt Lake City, and Albuquerque. Then, with a small investor group, he became managing partner in two California-based companies. In 2004, he returned to New Mexico and became CEO of an international non-profit with the mission of educating farmers and ranchers in sustainable business and agricultural practices, worldwide. After 8 years in that position, Peter Joined NMCC as lead mentor in the NEIR Program in 2014 and was asked to become Director in 2016.