Never underestimate the value of having a partner on your side who’s committed to your success.”
— Pete Peterson
Chief Business Unit Officer
As Chief Business Unit Officer, Pete Peterson oversees and leads the practice area’s business efforts.
Pete served as the Initial Outfitting and Transition (IO&T) Program Manager and Deputy Director of Project Execution for the U.S. Army Health Facility Planning Agency (USAHFPA). On behalf of the Commander, Pete was responsible for programming, budgeting, and executing a $1.57 billion IO&T program in support of the US Army MEDCOM’s $7.62 billion capital investment program.
Since 1991, Pete has served in numerous operational leadership assignments from platoon leader in an armor regiment to Department of Army Staff for the U.S. Army Office of the Surgeon General. His overseas deployments and assignments include Iraq, Afghanistan, Germany, and Korea. He also successfully served several tours in command leadership positions. Most recently, he worked with a team of diligent and selfless professionals responsible for delivering world-class medical treatment facilities and research laboratories all across the globe. While doing so, he partnered and coordinated with leadership from various organizations including the Department of the Army, USACE, AFMSA, BUMED, MEDCOM, Major Subordinate Commands, US Army, and Air Force Garrisons as well as private industry.
He has received numerous awards and decorations including the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medals, Iraq and Afghanistan Campaign Medals, Army Commendation Medals, Army Achievement Medals, and many more.
Pete is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Richmond, VA, with a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology. He earned a master’s degree in logistics management from the Florida Institute of Technology (FIT) in Melbourne, FL. Pete is Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) Level III Program Management certified. Additionally, he is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Program Management Institute, and The Order of Military Medical Merit.