Partner & Lead Trainer, Paterson Center
Pete is a Partner and Lead Trainer at the Paterson Center and a Facilitator of both StratOps and LifePlans. Pete completed his LifePlan with Tom Paterson in 1994, and was trained by Tom to start facilitating LifePlans in 1995. Since then, he has guided over 800 people through the LifePlan process. Pete has taken hundreds of organizations through the StratOp process, most notably Otter Products, who has used StratOp to grow from $4MM in annual Revenue to $1.4BN. In 1991, Pete was the 5th employee hired at Promise Keepers, and stayed with the company until 2000, serving as VP of Communications and Creative Services. He then spent 2 years at Yates & Yates, LLC, a law firm and literary agency, where he worked with top-selling authors to develop their content and publishing plans. Pete received his Bachelors degree (Phi Beta Kappa) from Colorado College and his Masters Degree from Denver Seminary (M.Div.). He has been married to his best friend, Janet, since 1985, and they have two children, both married, and one grand daughter. They live in Louisville, CO.