A 2000 acre 400 bed facility where kids learn outdoors, for school field trips, in overnight camp programs, or with their family. Naturalists come for training, while adult groups gather for retreats and conferences.
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Serving Wolf Ridge since 1987 Peter has worked in nearly every aspect of operations, from management of the 2000 acre 400 bed facility, to the instruction of 12,000 students per year. Peter's work is crucial to raising the contributed funds necessary for 20% of the $3.5M annual operating budget. Peter leads a team of 50-90 staff. Recently he led Wolf Ridge's design, construction, and fundraising that enabled the first building in the world to be renovated to the highest international standard of sustainability, the Living Building Challenge. He volunteered for 30 years in leadership of pre-hospital emergency medical services in Lake and Cook County. Peter raised his family in eastern Lake County where he resides with his wife Sue.