Peter started his career in the professional turf grass industry in 1993 while working on golf courses, where he gained his appreciation for the industry. Since then, Peter has managed golf courses, home lawns, college campuses, and collegiate athletic fields. Peter studied business management at the University of Maine in Farmington and Thomas College. Peter is a Certified Master Applicator for the State of Maine. In his free time, Peter enjoys coaching youth softball and soccer, boating with his family, hunting, and snowmobiling. Peter lives in Belgrade with his wife Heidi, daughter Elise, dogs Echo, Athena, and Spirit, and three ridiculously spoiled chickens.