Peter joined Texans Care for Children as Communications Director in 2014. For the last twenty years, he has working to change policy by shaping public debates and communicating with policymakers. From 2006 to 2014, Peter was the Legislative Director and then Chief of Staff to a member of the Texas House of Representatives. He previously worked in Washington, DC as a legislative aide to a U.S. Congressman and a non-profit policy advocate. His volunteer experience includes serving as a human rights observer in Colombia, a member of his neighborhood elementary school’s PTA, a Big Brothers Big Sisters mentor, and a coach of his children’s baseball and soccer teams. Peter has a bachelor’s degree from the College of William and Mary and a master’s degree from UT Austin’s LBJ School of Public Affairs.